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GD211 - Typography I
A strong typographic foundation is laid in conjunction with an overview of historic type classification. Exercises range from semantics to basic page layout using a grid. Critical comparisons of elements of classical forms versus more modern forms allow students to choose and combine fonts for specific applications. Based on the scope of a student’s project or level of study there may be additional costs for materials and supplies. Satisfies Major Requirement for Graphic Design and Illustration. Satisfies Studio Elective for non majors.

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Description A strong typographic foundation is laid in conjunction with an overview of historic type classification. Exercises range from semantics to basic page layout using a grid. Critical comparisons of elements of classical forms versus more modern forms allow students to choose and combine fonts for specific applications. Based on the scope of a student’s project or level of study there may be additional costs for materials and supplies. Satisfies Major Requirement for Graphic Design and Illustration. Satisfies Studio Elective for non majors.
Prerequisites ( BA102 / Studio <min grade = D-, min credit = 3.00> or FN102 / Studio <min grade = D-, min credit = 3.00> ) and ( BA111 / Studio <min grade = D-, min credit = 3.00> or FN111 / Studio <min grade = D-, min credit = 3.00> ) or ( BA112 / Studio <min grade = D-, min credit = 3.00> or FN112 / Studio <min grade = D-, min credit = 4.50> ) or
Corequisites N/A
Fees N/A
Credits 3.00
Credit Types Credit

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