Academic Catalog 2018–2019

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GRA411 Advanced Typography

[2–2, 3 cr.]

This advanced-level studio course explores the intricacies of typography. It focuses on typeface development and typographic experimentation as well as typography as an expressive visual form and as a functional vehicle of communication. Emphasis is placed on bilingual typography, specifically the structural differences between Arabic and Latin typography. This course is taught through projects, discussions and critiques.

Prerequisite: GRA212 Introduction to Typography, GRA324 Intermediate Typography and GRA351 Graphic Design I