Type and Media COMD1167

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Type and Media COMD1167
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Communication Design
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Semester / Year
Fall 2016
Course Description

This is a foundation course in typography with emphasis on using type for a multitude of industry related applications ranging from print to interactive. You will be introduced to principles of type design and terminology including: variations of type structure, anatomy, font usage, grid, leading, kerning, tracking and alignment. You will learn industry standard software such as InDesign on the Macintosh operating system.


This course was created by: Maya Koenig

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