Shawn Nixon’s Profile

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Shawn Nixon
Major Program of Study
Communication Design

My Courses

Web 3 – Fall 2019

Web 3 – Fall 2019

This is an intensive course in design and development of dynamic websites. The course offers a combination of theoretical and practical information on how to combine the PHP scripting language with the MySQL database to produce dynamic web content. Students are expected to have intermediate to expert skills in HTML and CSS. The goal of the course is to give students the experience of designing dynamic web content and demonstrate tasks such as generating images dynamically, sending and managing email, facilitating user discussions and managing content. The purpose is to learn a professional approach to website conceptualization and execution.

COMD 2427 Typographic Design III D215 Spring 19

COMD 2427 Typographic Design III D215 Spring 19

OER Open Education Resource Advanced typographic design principles. Typographic applications for web design, print and motion graphics are explored, as well as integration of design and production in the laboratory.

COMD3504 Communication Design Theory, Fall 2018

COMD3504 Communication Design Theory, Fall 2018

This course will offer an in-depth introduction to communication design theory, examining theoretical perspectives of design practice within the larger discourse of design and visual culture. Communication models, the nature of representation, the dimensions of context and semiotics will be explored through critical readings from key documents written between the early decades of the twentieth century and the present.

Graphic Design 2 COMD 1200•Fall 2017

Graphic Design 2 COMD 1200•Fall 2017

This course explores creative visual thinking and its importance to communication design. Students will experiment with image-making techniques and learn to use graphic elements to communicate concepts and ideas.

CDMG 1111, D304, Friday, T. Bauer, Spring 18

CDMG 1111, D304, Friday, T. Bauer, Spring 18

This course introduces students to core concepts in the media field including color theory, design and production terminology, reproduction processes, file formats and substrates. Lectures will provide students with a historical perspective of the media field as well as discussing current practices and future trends.

My Projects

Online Documentation Project: Water Taxis of New York City

Online Documentation Project: Water Taxis of New York City

Welcome to our project website. This is where you will find out all you need to know about the Water Taxis of New York City. Here you will find details on how to ride the taxi and all other information pertaining to the details of this aquatic mode of transportation. By: Paul S., Saralynn A., Shawn N., Ashley R.

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