Course Code: VC6101
Course Title Visual Design 2: Typography & Graphic Design
Short Title Typography
Course Level: Level 6
Valid From: 2018/2019 Sem 1
Credits: 15
Owner: Visual Design
Assessment Method Achievement
Course Aim

• To enable students to compose typography according to traditional standards of legibility
• To enable students to place styles of type within an historic continuum
• To define basic production terminology and basic production techniques
• To produce rough layout sketches from concept notes, tight layout sketches from rough layout sketches, and mechanicals from tight layout sketches, all to a professional commercial standard

CILO
On Completion of this course, the learner will be able to
# Learning Outcome Description
1 Compose typography according to traditional standards of legibility
2 Place styles of type within an historic continuum
3 Demonstrate the use of typography in visual design
4 Produce layout sketches from concept notes
5 Demonstrate technical expertise in the use of a range of traditional media and computer methods
6 Demonstrate a suitable level of professional practice through attendance, participation and group discussion
Requisites
  • Pre Requisite: VC6100 (VIB5100)
 

Course Content & Assessment

No Examinations
No Other Controlled Assessments
Uncontrolled Assessments
Assessment Type:
Practical Project
Assessment Type:
Practical Project
Assessment Type:
Practical Project

The institute reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment

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