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课程概述

Typography is the art of manipulating the visual form of language to enrich and control its meaning. It’s an essential area of skill and knowledge for graphic designers. Typography predates modern graphic design by around 500 years; it is rich in rules, conventions, and esoteric terminology—but it remains an exciting space for invention and expression. In this rigorous introductory course, we will study, name, and measure the characteristics of letterforms. We’ll consider the pragmatic concerns involved in selecting and combining type. We’ll peek into the 
rich historical, cultural, and aesthetic histories of familiar typefaces. We’ll discuss time-tested conventions and best practices in setting type, as governed by principles of hierarchy and spatial organization. And we’ll explore the expressive, meaning-making potential of type. Informative lectures will be complemented by a series of three peer-assessed assignments, culminating 
in an opportunity to design a full-scale typographic poster. Please note that this is not a software course; a basic working knowledge of Adobe InDesign or other 
page layout software will be assumed. You will need access to a computer and page layout software, such as InDesign, to complete the assignments....

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JC

Jul 29, 2018

Loved that the main typeface study was carried out throughout this course. Loved beginning with the writing assignment and then evolving into a full on typographic poster. Very fun and informative

LS

Apr 07, 2016

Very organized and detailed about the basic, history, characteristics of typography.\n\nI really enjoyed it and wish there were other courses by the same lecturer.\n\nThanks for the great course!!

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501 - Introduction to Typography 的 525 个评论(共 538 个)

创建者 Rachel K

Apr 30, 2018

Very straightforward lessons with good practice techniques!

创建者 caenn

Jun 30, 2016

Fantastic introduction to type, even if it's a tad short.

创建者 Mohini R

Aug 18, 2016

I had fun with this course and learned new things.

创建者 Benjamin g

Feb 22, 2019

Great way to learn terms and apply techniques.

创建者 Lily

Mar 24, 2017

somewhat the content is a little bit less

创建者 Oluwaseun O O

Oct 23, 2016

very enlightening and informative course

创建者 Niña E

Sep 05, 2016

Clear speech in video and instructions.

创建者 Patty N

Sep 13, 2016

Enjoyed the history of the typefaces

创建者 Khoo W W

Jun 17, 2016

Very good as an introductory course!

创建者 J-Man

Mar 25, 2019

Well made and instructive course.

创建者 Joy S

Aug 20, 2018

surprisingly interesting and cool

创建者 Jennie L

Sep 22, 2016

Great Course! Strongly Recommend!

创建者 Geeshian

Jul 04, 2019

Very informative, great content

创建者 Deb S

Jan 27, 2017

Good introduction to the topic.

创建者 Brooke K

Aug 07, 2018

great course, i learnt a lot

创建者 Bruce R

Feb 05, 2017

Fascinating and organized!

创建者 Tatiana D

Dec 30, 2019

Loved the instructor!

创建者 Arshla J

Sep 24, 2016

Enjoyable experience.

创建者 Boula N S

Mar 08, 2019

It is a great course

创建者 rwaa h

Jun 19, 2019

i think it is good

创建者 NATASHA F

Jun 08, 2016

really good intro.

创建者 Matt A

Mar 28, 2016

Very informative.

创建者 Artem T

Apr 07, 2019

A bit too basic

创建者 Mufizul I

Jan 29, 2017

Good!

创建者 Evan M

Aug 19, 2018

I enjoyed learning about the typographic types but wish I could have learned more about the creation of diverse typographical projects. Showing several posters from professional graphic designers is a good way to see what all is out there, but does not help in the creation process.