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DESI 182

This course provides an understanding of basic typographic composition and foundational typesetting as they apply to graphic design problems and solutions. You will develop a greater command of typographic form and meaning through projects based on the formulation of display type, phrases, sentences and paragraphs. Projects will gradually increase in scope and complexity with the application of multiple levels of typographic hierarchies. Through the study of basic typesetting and you will develop your ability to use typography to communicate intended messages in more applied design project work in multiple media.