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Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Corcoran School of the Arts and Design (CCAD)
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3050
Typography III
Typography III
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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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