Typography and Visual Design
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Division: Parsons The New School for Design
School: School of Art, Media and Technology
Department: Art, Media & Technology
Course Number: PSAM 1070
Course Format: Studio
Location: NYC campus
Permission Required: No
This intensive course introduces non-majors to the fundamentals of communication design: the history, form, and use of typography and the materials and methods used throughout the communication design field. Through a variety of projects, students explore the relationship between ideas, language, form, and communication as aspects of design processes, from conceptualizing to execution, and design thinking.
Course Open to: Degree Students
Open to: All university undergraduate degree students; except Communication Design and Design & Technology majors.
Not open to Communication Design students.
Not open to Design and Technology students.