This course is designed to teach the basics of graphic and communication design to non-majors. Students will be introduced to the key graphic elements of hierarchy, grid, typography, and organizing principles of design. While students learn these basics, they will also be introduced to the concepts of User Focus and User Experience design. The assignments are geared to help the students develop strategic thinking skills as they hone their graphic communication skills.
To introduce students to the language and tools used in contemporaryCommunication Design.
(Below you see a broad overview of the course. Please download the gd4nm.pdf file to see the current and complete schedule