Klarissa G.’s Profile

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Active 4 months, 3 weeks ago
Klarissa G.
Academic interests

Interested in animation, illustration, photography and graphic design.

Bio

Majoring in Communication Design and still en route to figuring out which area of focus is best for me!

Pronouns
She, Her

My Courses

COMD 1200 Graphic Design Principles II

COMD 1200 Graphic Design Principles II

This course explores creative visual thinking and its importance to communication design. Students experiment with image-making techniques and learn to use graphic tools to communicate concepts and ideas. The course emphasizes the integration of communication concepts, type and graphics and their relationship to multiples discloses. Students develop projects from thumbnails through final presentations.

2020 Fall Term (1) Communication Design II COMD 2400 OL12[26425]

2020 Fall Term (1) Communication Design II COMD 2400 OL12[26425]

In this course, students learn to refine their conceptual thinking, and the ability to apply design concepts across various media channels. This course challenges students to think and strategically apply campaign ideas. At this stage, students choose a media placement and incorporate it into the solution. Project based assignments from concept through final digital output are an integral part of the course. The course also introduces the collaborative relationship between Art Director and Copywriter. Student teams brainstorm, develop copy, art direct and pitch ideas in teams. Students will explore the dialogue between products and services and how to communicate their benefits and features to the intended target.

COMD1127 Type & Media, S2019

COMD1127 Type & Media, S2019

This is a foundation course in typography with emphasis on using type for a range of industry related applications 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.

https://openlab.citytech.cuny.edu/mpaularennis-despriciples1fall2019

https://openlab.citytech.cuny.edu/mpaularennis-despriciples1fall2019

Graphic Design Principles 1

COMD 1112 Sec.D108 Tuesday Digital Media Foundations

COMD 1112 Sec.D108 Tuesday Digital Media Foundations

This course introduces students to core concepts underlying all digital media —graphic design, web, broadcast, animation, illustration and game design—that the ADGA department offers in its associate and bachelor degree program. Weekly lectures explain technical concepts such as resolution, compression, and color space, concepts that allow students to produce creative work across media with more predictable results. Students work with a variety of graphic arts software programs to reveal how the software application’s tools and menus incorporate the scientific principles discussed during lecture.

My Projects

The Buzz

The Buzz

Welcome to The Buzz, a project by your student community team. The Buzz is a student blogging site dedicated to all things CityTech–from how to handle the pressures of school, to what movies to see. At least one of our student writers will post something every weekday, so check back often to join the discussion! And be sure to join the project to get regular updates!

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