GD20 Typography

Samples of projects for GD20

 

GD20: Introduction to Typography

Typography is an essential part of a graphic designer's skill set! This course takes a broad look at this fascinating topic; from the history of typography to technical details such as readability to creative aspects including font choices and combinations.

Students complete a wide variety of technical and creative projects. During this class you'll get to:

  • Design an ad three ways using different typefaces and layouts.
  • Produce a self-portrait created entirely from type
  • Create font cards to promote a specific font of your choice