COMD1127 Type and Media

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COMD1127 Type and Media
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Communication Design
Course Code
COMD 1127
Semester / Year
Fall 2022
Course Description

Foundation course in typography with emphasis on using type for a multiple of industry related applications ranging from print to interactive. Students are introduced to principles of type design and terminology including: variations of type structure, anatomy, font usage, grid, leading, kerning, tracking and alignment.

(The avatar is reminiscent of the work of the conceptual artist Barbara Kruger.)


This course was created by: Beth (Mary-Elizabeth) Tondreau

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