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CGD 3050 : Typography III
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Corcoran Graphic Design (CGD)
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CGD 3060 : Typography IV
CGD 3070 : Typography in Motion
Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Corcoran School of the Arts and Design (CCAD)
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A grade of "C" or better in CGD 2060 Typography II, and CDE 2091 Design Sophomore Studio; or Department Chair's approval
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This is a course in advanced typography. Topics covered include typographic vocabulary, terminology, history, technology, classification, measurement, and syntax. Projects will cover advanced visual hierarchy, sequence, narrative tools, and the grid as organizing principle and system. Students will explore typography as legible and expressive communication within cultural context. Students will further their knowledge of typographic history, nationality, and technology. Media utilized will include print and motion.
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