Typography 2: Form/Content

Integrative typography expands and applies the fundamental knowledge and skills acquired in Type 1 with emphasis on producing graphic solutions using a combination of display and text type as primary design elements. Fundamentals of hierarchy, typographic composition and contrast form the basis of class projects. Special emphasis will be placed on the conceptual/descriptive properties of typography. Assignments are designed to further expand the students' understanding of typography as an important element of visual communication and acquaint them with innovators, past and present in the field of typography. Corequisites: Garphic Design 2, Tools 2