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CDM 3430 : Design for Mobile Devices
CGD 3050 : Typography III

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CDM 4330 : Interaction Design
Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Corcoran School of the Arts and Design (CCAD)
Typography II
Typography II
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Studio Course
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A grade of "C" or better in CGD 2050 Typography I, and CDE 2090 Sophomore Design Studio or CGD 2000 Design Studio I (CE/AFA)

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This is an intermediate studio course in typography. Topics covered include typographic vocabulary, terminology, history, technology, classification, measurement, and syntax. Projects explore audience, structure/syntax, content/meaning, visual hierarchy, and aesthetics in message building for visual communications. Students will further their knowledge of typographic history, nationality, technology, and the grid as organizing principle and system.

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