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2019-2020 University Catalog 
2019-2020 University Catalog [Archived Catalogue]

GDES 212 Visualizing Language I: Typographic Hierarchies

3 credits 90.0 hours
200 level undergraduate course

The course introduces students to the medium of typography. Typographic principles are investigated within the context of information design and the hierarchies of message presentation. A laboratory approach to typography examines how a designer’s choices affect a message both positively and negatively.

Prerequisites Complete 12 credits from subjects IMAG, TIME, OBJT and ENVI or COMP*102, COMP*102D, COMP*102E, COMP*112, or COMP*112H

This course is not repeatable for credit.