Syllabus

COMD 2427 Typographic Design III 
Sec. E210 • Spring 17
Instructor: John Battista De Santis
jdesantis@citytech.cuny.edu
Fridays: 6.00 PM – 8.30 PM  • Room N-1101
Office Hours:  ‪Fridays 4:45-5:45 ‬• ‪Room N-1126‬

Prerequisites: COMD 1167 Equivalent to old course ADV 2317
1 cl hr, 2 lab hrs, 2 cr

“Type is a beautiful group of letters,   
       not a group of beautiful letters.”
-Matthew Carter

Course Description
Advanced typographic design principles. Typographic applications for web design, print and motion graphics are explored, as well as integration of design and production in the laboratory.

Course Objectives
This course focuses on typography design methods in an on the job environment. We will cover how to effectively create, present and communicate typographical solutions and projects to clients. The student will learn how to market and present themselves to prospective clients and or art directors. The design process and how to incorporate typography to the final objectives will be stressed under the same constraint of a potential work environment.

Syllabus