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GRAF 355 Typography

Credits: 3
Prerequisites: none
Distance Learning Options:

Essential experience in the craft of typography and type specification. Students develop a full understanding of the terminology used by typographers and learn to work with type intelligently and creatively. Research into the history of type design and exploration of the symbolism inherent in different typefaces and their relationship to other graphic elements. Students may not receive credit for both ART 251 and GRAF 355. Students create and share individual portfolios of original work that meet professional standards. This course requires use of professional editing software that may need to be purchased by students or accessed via lab fee.