87631 VC Design Studio: The Politics of Image and Text12cp; 2.5hpw x 12 wks (studio, on campus), 1hpw x 12 wks (lecture, online)
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This studio subject introduces the core formal and theoretical foundations of visual communication design and practice. A series of studio-based briefs explore the fundamentals of image and text through the framework of social activism. In response to the briefs, students engage in a variety of creative experiences, developing skills and understandings central to the power of image and text to make meaning. These include research and communication skills, technical skills and the development of conceptual and critical approaches to visual communication.
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