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Graphic Design History
This course covers the history of graphic design from the mid-19th century through the digital revolution. Influential movements are examined, including arts and crafts, art nouveau, Dada, Constructivism, De Stijl, Bauhaus, Neue Grafik, DIY Punk, and today’s digital landscape. Students explore the evolution of the discipline from typesetting to lithography to digital design and investigate the relationship of the gra...
Jun 10 - Aug 11
Online
Summer 2019
Typography 1
An in-depth understanding of typographic concepts and methods is essential for effective visual communication. Students examine the evolution of the alphabet and the history and basics of typographic style (with an emphasis on 20th-century type design and application). Projects help students understand the difference between legibility and readability and develop a discerning eye and the ability to create effective a...
Jun 10 - Aug 11
Online
Summer 2019
Digital Imaging w/ Photoshop 1
Acquire a working knowledge of this industry-standard software, used for print, webpages, animation, presentation, video production, and enhancement of traditional and digital photography. Explore scanning and color correction, tools and layers for image compositing, elemental retouching, and type treatments. Prerequisite: familiarity with the Mac operating system, Photoshop Basics, or equivalent. Online students mus...
  • Format: Online
  • Course Number: CRN 2031 - PCDD 0401 X3
  • Millington, Kenneth
Jun 10 - Aug 11
Online
Summer 2019
Graphic Design 1
Learn design fundamentals and concept develop- ment as they relate to typography, composition, and color. Discover what makes the difference between ordinary images and powerful, effective graphics. Strengthen your design communication skills and develop your style and vision as you transform your concepts into finished design. The class explores the concept of visual communication in terms of the triad of message, f...
  • Format: Online
  • Course Number: CRN 2046 - PCGA 0102 X3
  • Evdokimov, Alisa
Jun 10 - Aug 11
Online
Summer 2019
Digital Layout: Adobe inDesign
In this course, we explore the potential of InDesign as a design tool. InDesign is the industry-standard program for professional page layout. The focus of the class is on using the features of InDesign to develop design skills. There is an emphasis on typography. Discussions include design critiques, in which students learn how to analyze design and how to give and receive constructive criticism. Prerequisite: Famil...
  • Format: Online
  • Course Number: CRN 2050 - PCDD 0403 X2
  • Finkelstein, Anne
Jun 10 - Aug 11
Online
Summer 2019
Digital Core:Photoshop, Illustrator, Adobe InDesign
This course provides an overview of presentation graphics through the use of the Adobe Creative Suite in the order of Adobe Photoshop (5 weeks), Illustrator (5 weeks), and InDesign (2 weeks). Weekly homework assignments and projects will provide students with a basic understanding of each software program and how they can best be utilized for different tasks and techniques in creating digital design work. Students wi...
  • Programs: Certificate Programs
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 2005 - PCDD 0400 A
  • Graber, Andrew
Jun 06 - Jul 18
On Campus
Tuesday & Thursday
7:00 - 9:30 PM
Summer 2019
AutoCAD 1
For architects and interior and product designers. Learn the basics, including drawing, editing, dimensioning, output, and presentation. Gain a practical understanding of AutoCAD’s relevance to professional practice. Take a project from sketch development and produce professional drawings. Prerequisites: basic drafting skills and familiarity with Windows/PC operating system.
  • Programs: Certificate Programs
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 1381 - PCDD 0201 A
  • Horath, Katharina
Jun 04 - Jul 09
On Campus
Tuesday & Thursday
7:00 - 9:50 PM
Summer 2019
Typography 1
An in-depth understanding of typographic concepts and methods is essential for effective visual communication. Students examine the evolution of the alphabet and the history and basics of typographic style (with an emphasis on 20th-century type design and application). Projects help students understand the difference between legibility and readability and develop a discerning eye and the ability to create effective a...
  • Programs: Certificate Programs
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 1398 - PCGA 0101 A
  • Siegel, Etta
Jun 04 - Jul 16
On Campus
Tuesday & Thursday
7:00 - 9:30 PM
Summer 2019
Graphic Design 1
Learn design fundamentals and concept develop- ment as they relate to typography, composition, and color. Discover what makes the difference between ordinary images and powerful, effective graphics. Strengthen your design communication skills and develop your style and vision as you transform your concepts into finished design. The class explores the concept of visual communication in terms of the triad of message, f...
  • Programs: Certificate Programs
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 1406 - PCGA 0102 A
  • Singer, Emily
Jun 04 - Jul 16
On Campus
Tuesday & Thursday
7:00 - 9:30 PM
Summer 2019
Digital Layout: Adobe inDesign
In this course, we explore the potential of InDesign as a design tool. InDesign is the industry-standard program for professional page layout. The focus of the class is on using the features of InDesign to develop design skills. There is an emphasis on typography. Discussions include design critiques, in which students learn how to analyze design and how to give and receive constructive criticism. Prerequisite: Famil...
Jun 03 - Aug 04
Online
Summer 2019
Graphic Design History
This course covers the history of graphic design from the mid-19th century through the digital revolution. Influential movements are examined, including arts and crafts, art nouveau, Dada, Constructivism, De Stijl, Bauhaus, Neue Grafik, DIY Punk, and today’s digital landscape. Students explore the evolution of the discipline from typesetting to lithography to digital design and investigate the relationship of the gra...
  • Programs: Certificate Programs
  • Format: On Campus
  • Course Number: CRN 1397 - PCGA 0301 A
  • Daley, Anna
Jun 03 - Jul 10
On Campus
Monday & Wednesday
7:00 - 9:30 PM
Summer 2019
Graphic Design History
This course covers the history of graphic design from the mid-19th century through the digital revolution. Influential movements are examined, including arts and crafts, art nouveau, Dada, Constructivism, De Stijl, Bauhaus, Neue Grafik, DIY Punk, and today’s digital landscape. Students explore the evolution of the discipline from typesetting to lithography to digital design and investigate the relationship of the gra...
Jun 03 - Aug 04
Online
Summer 2019
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