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Design I: Type & Symbol
9 Weeks | $695 | Online and In-class


Typography, symbol, logo
This course covers the fundamentals of typography, including basic vocabulary of type and the anatomy of letters. The history of typographic forms, principles of composition, and the expressive potential of type with be explored. This course delves into the relationship between word and image, and the origins of symbology as a basis for developing logo designs, both of which are essential to creating great design.


Quarters Offered: Winter, Summer | Online & In-class
Course Fee: $695
Prerequisites: Introduction to Design and Design History & Context
Note: Fulfills 3 units towards requirements for the Communication Design Certificate program.  Required course for the Communication Design Certificate.
Next Step: Design II: Information Design
Contact: For more information about this course, please email unex-digital@ucsd.edu.

Course Number: ART-40722
Credit: 3.00 unit(s)
Related Certificate Programs: Communication Design