DMA 25: Typography - Fall 2017

COURSE TITLE:

Typography

INSTRUCTOR:

Willem Lucas, Amanda Stojanov

TEACHING ASSISTANT(S):

Kristin McWharter


e-mail

henri = whlucas@g.ucla.edu
amanda = amstojanov@ucla.edu
kristin = kmcwharter@ucla.edu



OFFICE HOURS

henri: wednesdays 12 pm to 1 pm office third floor, e-mail in advance.
amanda: wednesdays 12 pm to 1 pm office third floor, e-mail in advance.
kristin: mondays 12 pm to 1 pm office third floor, please e-mail in advance.



DESCRIPTION:

Studio, six hours; outside study, six hours. Focus on three typographic basics: letter, text, and grid. Introduction to fundamentals of typography. Assignments designed to develop understanding of form, scale, and shape of letters as single elements and as texture in layout. Emphasis on grid (structure and layout) and information hierarchy to create successful typographic messages. P/NP or letter grading.
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