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DESN 204 - Typography


3 hrs (Sem II)
Typography will explore the technical and creative subtleties of the letterform and the creative use of typefaces and letterforms as an element of design in visual communication. Students will gain an understanding of typeface development, type identification and type stylization. Other areas of study include type and letter forms as design elements, creative type adjustment through leading, kerning and baseline shift, letterform structure, and modifying characters for logo and identity marks. 6 studio hours.

Prerequisite(s): A grade of C or better in DESN 120  or ARTT 202 .