GVC 362

History of Graphic Design

Academic Year Semester Location Online
2017-2018 As needed Main campus No

Level: Undergraduate

Credits: 3

Lab Fee: None

Pre-requisites: None

This course explores the visual language invented and re-invented by human beings throughout history and covers the work of historically significant graphic designers and typographers. Prehistoric mark-making and the development of the written word are covered as well as revolutionary technological changes such as the invention of the printing press, moveable type and the digital information era.