Explores the fundamental nature of typography as a reflection of society. Characters are examined as art forms and as carriers of language and ideas. Technical aspects of typography will be considered including function and production. Students will design letter forms using both traditional and digital processes with an emphasis on developing a professional portfolio.
Prerequisite: "C" Grade or higher or "Pass" in GD 105
Recommended Preparation: "C" Grade or higher or "Pass" in GD 110 or equivalent
3 UNITS : 2 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory