ARTG-253 Typography

This course introduces students to the study of letterforms for their aesthetic and communicative value, as well as their importance as a medium for graphic designers. Emphasis is placed on technical aspects of typographic structure, including the anatomy of a letter and the history of typographic design. Students are expected to generate creative typographic solutions, using both traditional and digital means. Prerequisite: ARTG-252 or instructor's permission. 4 SH.