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Intermediate Typography Two-Weekend Intensive

This multi-level typography course is recommended for students who have completed Introduction to Typography, and for working designers interested in further developing their knowledge and skills in typeface use and design. The course functions as a working lab with multiple projects designed to advance typography usage in print and web projects. Students work with type styles, type and image relationships, and type as image concepts. The history of typography, hand crafted and digital type styles, and current trends in type usage are discussed. Prerequisite(s): Introduction to Typography or equivalent experience.

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Note: Students in this course will be provided with an Adobe Creative Cloud License for the duration of the course. We recommend that you have a laptop that meets the minimum requirements for Adobe Creative Cloud.

This course meets online:
Friday, April 23, 6:00-9:00 p.m. CST
Saturday, April 24, 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. CST
Sunday, April 25, 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. CST
Friday, April 30, 6:00-9:00 p.m. CST
Saturday, May 1, 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. CST
Sunday, May 2, 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. CST

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Introduction to Graphic Design
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Class meeting time 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM * 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM * 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Class meeting days Sunday, Friday, Saturday
Building and room Online
Course number 2448
Course instructor Andrew Sterrett Conklin