Introduction to Digital Design

Schools of Public Engagement: Communication

Non-Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Degree Students

Intro to Digital Design

Fall 2020

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: Online (DL)

Sync Type: N/A

Course Format: Studio (S)

Max Enrollment: 18

Add/Drop Deadline: September 14, 2020 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: November 22, 2020 (Sunday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Closed*

* Status information is updated every five 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: 1:35pm 12/1/2020 EST

Meeting Info:

Days: Wednesday

Times: 7:00pm - 9:40pm

Building: Online Course

Date Range: 9/2/2020 - 12/16/2020