Introduction to Digital Design

Schools of Public Engagement: Communication

Non-Liberal Arts
Undergraduate Course
Degree Students
Intro to Digital Design
Fall 2023
Taught By: Fred Murhammer
Section: A

CRN: 2896

Credits: 3

Concentrating on design thinking, students develop the visual language and technical skills to articulate design challenges, conceptualize ideas, investigate design solutions, navigate software interfaces and both present and comment upon visual output in classroom critiques. Along with an appreciation for the history of graphic design and how it continues to evolve, this course covers the principles of electronic image design, typography, and color theory. Students produce projects using photographs, text, and drawn elements such as logos, creating designs that have visual impact and convey intended meaning. Technical instruction covers Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator tools and capabilities; publishing with Adobe Acrobat; and formatting files for posting on the Internet and copying to DVD. Taught on the Macintosh platform.

College: Schools of Public Engagement (NS)

Department: Communication (NCOM)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Studio (S)

Modality: In-Person

Max Enrollment: 15

Add/Drop Deadline: September 11, 2023 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: November 19, 2023 (Sunday)

Seats Available: No

Status: Waitlist*

* Status information is updated every few minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 5:02am EDT 5/29/2023

Meeting Info:
Days: Wednesday
Times: 7:00pm - 9:40pm
Building: 6 East 16th Street
Room: 602
Date Range: 8/30/2023 - 12/6/2023