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By exploring the core principles of information design and putting them into practice, this course will explore ways a picture really can be worth a thousand words. Throughout, we’ll emphasize the hallmarks of excellence in information graphics: clarity, precision, and efficiency. Level: all levels (beginner to advanced).
With a focus on the integration of design elements and how they are created, chosen, and organized, this intensive course explores the potential of graphic design. For each project, students will explore the relationships between typography, language, image, and symbolism. Throughout the course, emphasis will shift between idea generation, design theory, and technical skills. Level: beginner-intermediate.
Digital Photo is an introduction to the world of digital photography. Students will learn to operate a digital camera, enhance their images in post-production using Photoshop, and make high-quality prints from their digital photographs. Topics of discussion include color and light, composition, and image management.
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