COMD3503Spring2019 Topics in Graphic Design

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COMD3503Spring2019 Topics in Graphic Design
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Professor(s)
Department
Communication Design
Course Code
COMD3503
Semester / Year
Spring 2019
Course Description

Explores the role of graphic designer in contemporary visual communications with related design assignments and research. Graphic design trends; the impact of computer technology; examination of the work of major 20th century designers; global graphics; the ongoing dialogue between advertising and graphic design.
A large emphasis will be placed on awareness of the design world by observing the principles of design in our community: books, publications, web sources, museums and graphic art organizations. Students are expected to gather reference materials for all their projects and are encouraged to use the library resources. http://library.citytech.cuny.edu

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Assignment #1 David Rohee

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Sharif Tyler Assignment #1

The world of graphic design is a mysterious and complex place. Whether we realize it or not, graphic design plays a huge role in all of our lives. The clothes, we wear, everything we see on television, and even the infrastructure of the […] See MoreSharif Tyler Assignment #1