87443 VC Project: Typography in Context6cp; 3hpw (1hpw lecture; 2hpw studio), on campus
Requisite(s): 87441 VC Project: Contexts of Visual Communication OR 87731 VC Design Studio: Narrative, Form and Time
This subject expands upon typographic principles introduced in previous subjects. Students are required to undertake or develop: empirical research on reading habits; critical analysis of written texts; an understanding of grid structures and visual hierarchy; a highly refined awareness of typographic detailing leading to the processing and execution of sophisticated typography and print design. Topics covered include legibility, readability, communication-interface and navigation systems in print design. Computer lab practice in relevant software develops the essential skills in synthesis of typography and images required for later subjects.
Autumn session, City campus
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- Subject EFTSL: 0.125