NMDS

5426

Media Practices: Design Principles

Schools of Public Engagement: Media Studies

Non-Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Graduate Course

Degree Students

Media Practices: Design Princ

Spring 2023

Taught By: Brian McCormick

Section: A

CRN: 1601

Credits: 3

Through creating designs for media advocacy, branding, and personal projects, students are introduced to the principles of visualization, graphic design, typography and color theory. You are expected to solve weekly design challenges with imagination while building a digital design portfolio. We discuss what generates the innovative looks needed for events promotion, fine art, websites, motion graphics, apps, interface design. Class activities teach hands-on skills in composition, image editing, making graphics, structuring information, using popular software apps (e.g., Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator). Design research and critiques play an integral role in the development of each individual’s design aesthetics.You will create a professional-quality visual presentation in the format of your choice for the final project..

Pre-Requisite: Media Design (NMDS 5008) or instructor permission. Media Studies courses are open to all graduate students. Undergraduate Juniors and Seniors with permission from the instructor and BA/MA Media studies students should email mediastudiesadvising@newschool.edu for access.

College: Schools of Public Engagement (NS)

Department: Media Studies (NMDS)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Studio (S)

Modality: In-Person

Max Enrollment: 15

Add/Drop Deadline: February 5, 2023 (Sunday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: April 16, 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: 11:00am EST 12/2/2022

Meeting Info:

Days: Monday

Times: 4:00pm - 6:40pm

Building: 6 East 16th Street

Room: 602

Date Range: 1/23/2023 - 5/15/2023

Media Practices: Design Princ

Fall 2022

Taught By: P. Crow-Kain

Section: A

CRN: 14268

Credits: 3

Through creating designs for media advocacy, branding, and personal projects, students are introduced to the principles of visualization, graphic design, typography and color theory. You are expected to solve weekly design challenges with imagination while building a digital design portfolio. We discuss what generates the innovative looks needed for events promotion, fine art, websites, motion graphics, apps, interface design. Class activities teach hands-on skills in composition, image editing, making graphics, structuring information, using popular software apps (e.g., Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator). Design research and critiques play an integral role in the development of each individual’s design aesthetics.You will create a professional-quality visual presentation in the format of your choice for the final project..

Pre-Requisite: Media Design (NMDS 5008) or instructor permission. Media Studies courses are open to all graduate students. Undergraduate Juniors and Seniors with permission from the instructor and BA/MA Media studies students should email mediastudiesadvising@newschool.edu for access.

College: Schools of Public Engagement (NS)

Department: Media Studies (NMDS)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Studio (S)

Modality: Online - Asynchronous

Max Enrollment: 15

Add/Drop Deadline: September 12, 2022 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: December 18, 2022 (Sunday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Closed*

* 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: 11:02am EST 12/2/2022

Meeting Info:

Building: Online Course

Room: 999

Date Range: 8/29/2022 - 12/18/2022

Media Practices: Design Princ.

Fall 2022

Taught By: Brian McCormick

Section: B

CRN: 1681

Credits: 3

Through creating designs for media advocacy, branding, and personal projects, students are introduced to the principles of visualization, graphic design, typography and color theory. You are expected to solve weekly design challenges with imagination while building a digital design portfolio. We discuss what generates the innovative looks needed for events promotion, fine art, websites, motion graphics, apps, interface design. Class activities teach hands-on skills in composition, image editing, making graphics, structuring information, using popular software apps (e.g., Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator). Design research and critiques play an integral role in the development of each individual’s design aesthetics.You will create a professional-quality visual presentation in the format of your choice for the final project..

Pre-Requisite: Media Design (NMDS 5008) or instructor permission. Media Studies courses are open to all graduate students. Undergraduate Juniors and Seniors with permission from the instructor and BA/MA Media studies students should email mediastudiesadvising@newschool.edu for access.

College: Schools of Public Engagement (NS)

Department: Media Studies (NMDS)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Studio (S)

Modality: In-Person

Max Enrollment: 15

Add/Drop Deadline: September 12, 2022 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: December 18, 2022 (Sunday)

Seats Available: No

Status: Closed*

* 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: 11:02am EST 12/2/2022

Meeting Info:

Days: Thursday

Times: 4:00pm - 6:40pm

Building: 6 East 16th Street

Room: 602

Date Range: 9/1/2022 - 12/15/2022