Type Challenges are design assignments and discussions completed with time constraints during class or as specified.

Can also be assigned as homework assignments.

Learning Outcomes

  • Students will reinforce the typographic principles of the course through observation and critiques  of current work examples in typographic industry.
  • Students will develop a sense of current typography trends and be able to discus them with relevant terminology.

Due Date(s)

  • Due during class sessions or by  class meeting time as indicated.

Individual Activities

Type Challenge  Activity Template
Type Challenge – OpenLab SetUp

Type Challenge – Typeface Selection Studies
Type Challenge – Letterform Studies

Type Challenge – Master Page -Margins

Type Challenge – Type Pairing

Type Challenge – Grid

Type Challenge – Kerning

Type Challenge – Design Sprints

Type Challenge – Cover Type

Type Challenge – Land of Punctuation.

Type Challenge – Expressive Typography

Type Challenge – 3D Type


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