Sophomore Type Fall: Rules of Typography
CFA AR 385
In this introductory course for sophomore graphic design majors, students will study the fundamentals of typography, from its history and anatomy to organizational structures, legibility and hierarchy. Legibility and hierarchy will be examined with increasing complexity from the letterform, to the word, sentence, paragraph and page. Students will learn characteristics of major type families, how to create and use a typographic grid and to work with type in a dynamic environment.
FALL 2013 Schedule
|A1||Coogan||CFA 357||T 9:00 am-12:00 pm||Stamped Approval
Note: this course is also offered during Summer Term