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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....



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


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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von Lily

Mar 24, 2017

somewhat the content is a little bit less

von Oluwaseun O O

Oct 23, 2016

very enlightening and informative course

von Niña E

Sep 05, 2016

Clear speech in video and instructions.

von Patty N

Sep 13, 2016

Enjoyed the history of the typefaces

von Khoo W W

Jun 17, 2016

Very good as an introductory course!

von J-Man

Mar 25, 2019

Well made and instructive course.

von Joy S

Aug 20, 2018

surprisingly interesting and cool

von Jennie L

Sep 22, 2016

Great Course! Strongly Recommend!

von Geeshian

Jul 04, 2019

Very informative, great content

von Deb S

Jan 27, 2017

Good introduction to the topic.

von Brooke K

Aug 07, 2018

great course, i learnt a lot

von Bruce R

Feb 05, 2017

Fascinating and organized!

von Tatiana D

Dec 30, 2019

Loved the instructor!

von Arshla J

Sep 24, 2016

Enjoyable experience.

von Boula N S

Mar 08, 2019

It is a great course

von rwaa h

Jun 19, 2019

i think it is good


Jun 08, 2016

really good intro.

von Matt A

Mar 28, 2016

Very informative.

von Artem T

Apr 07, 2019

A bit too basic

von Mufizul I

Jan 29, 2017


von 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.

von Markus R

Apr 21, 2016

Very interesting topic, but even for an introductory course not nearly enough to justify a full 4 week course for € 71!

The first course, Fundamentals of Graphic Design, had more content, more (optional) assignments, and covered Typography, too.

von Rania M S M

Oct 27, 2017

i think some point in the course need more explanation , too much information in little time

i wish that the instructor give his feed back about all the assignments , this will be very helpful and useful , but the course is good and useful

von Digby D

Dec 13, 2017

The first two weeks' material serve as an unexpectedly good sleep aid. The last two offer a very bare-bones explanation of basic typographic principles. Fine for the absolute beginner.

von E. C C

Jan 24, 2017

Basic overview of Typographical ideas, terms and so forth. A bit short and not very technical, but playing with Type as an integral part of design was really fun and inspirational.