ARTS2613 Typography

Credit Hours: 3 semester hours
Prerequisites: ARTS1101 Two-Dimensional Foundations
Co-requisites: ARTS1105 Digital Foundations

Course Description

This class will introduce the core principles behind typography and explore its application in visual communication. We will study the anatomy of type, the different styles of fonts, how to manipulate their properties and how to apply these properties in a practical sense. We will learn how to design meaningful and effective graphic communication through our written language. Starting off in the traditional sense and integrating our studies into our many different digital software programs. Since typography is detail oriented, creative thinking and craft will be of equal importance.

Goals and Objectives

The goals of this course are as follows:

Students who complete this course will be able to:

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