COMD1167 Type & Media, SP2018

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COMD1167 Type & Media, SP2018
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Communication Design
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Semester / Year
Spring 2018
Course Description

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


This course was created by: Prof. Mary Brown

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Project #3 - Magazine Spread

The last major project of the semester is the magazine spread. During the last class, we learned […] See MoreProject #3 - Magazine Spread

Project #2 – Design a Poster

We are now working on our second project. This project should be fun and give you an opportunity […] See MoreProject #2 – Design a Poster

The Type Book: Assembly Instructions

If you didn't get the handouts with the instructions for the type books, here they are again. […] See MoreThe Type Book: Assembly Instructions

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