Sep 27, 2021  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog

ART 218 Typography I

Spring

This course introduces students to the terms and concepts needed to use type intelligently and effectively. Typographic anatomy, classification and measurement, as well as the historical and technical aspects of letterforms will be covered. Students will learn the rules of typographic usage, based on visual perception and will develop awareness of the history of typography and its effect on contemporary communication. 5 lecture and studio hours. Prerequisite: ART 200 , ART 215 . Graphic Design and Fine Art majors only.

3 credit hours