PUCD

2025

Core 1: Typography Studio

Parsons School of Design: Communication Design

Non-Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Majors Only

Core 1: Typography Studio

Fall 2022

Taught By: William Mianecki

Section: G

CRN: 3087

Credits: 4

Typography is language made visible. This first-semester Sophomore requirement introduces students to the history and current practice of type in all areas of communication design: from the simplest publication to the most advanced information graphics and screen-based interactive media. Students will learn to see, understand, and manipulate the visual aspect of language as a powerful communicative tool. This class will teach students an understanding of the properties of typefaces, their context and how typography helps readers read and navigate a text. The class will investigate letterform structure and type classification systems, typographic terminology, history of type and printing, principles of spacing, use of typographic contrast in composition, legibility, hierarchy, and typographic form as a tool for expression and communication.

Open to: Bachelors degree in Communication Design majors, sophomores only. Pre-requisite: PUFY 1020 Space/Materiality, PUFY 1030 Drawing/Imaging, and PUFY 1040 Time. Co-requisite: PUCD 2026 Core 1: Typography Lecture.

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Communication Design (PUCD)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Modality: In-Person

Max Enrollment: 18

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: 9:30pm EST 11/30/2022

Meeting Info:

Days: Monday, Wednesday

Times: 7:00pm - 9:40pm

Building: Parsons 2 W 13th

Room: 1011

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

Core 1: Typography Studio

Fall 2022

Taught By: Eric Doctor

Section: B

CRN: 1731

Credits: 4

Typography is language made visible. This first-semester Sophomore requirement introduces students to the history and current practice of type in all areas of communication design: from the simplest publication to the most advanced information graphics and screen-based interactive media. Students will learn to see, understand, and manipulate the visual aspect of language as a powerful communicative tool. This class will teach students an understanding of the properties of typefaces, their context and how typography helps readers read and navigate a text. The class will investigate letterform structure and type classification systems, typographic terminology, history of type and printing, principles of spacing, use of typographic contrast in composition, legibility, hierarchy, and typographic form as a tool for expression and communication.

Open to: Bachelors degree in Communication Design majors, sophomores only. Pre-requisite: PUFY 1020 Space/Materiality, PUFY 1030 Drawing/Imaging, and PUFY 1040 Time. Co-requisite: PUCD 2026 Core 1: Typography Lecture.

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Communication Design (PUCD)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Modality: In-Person

Max Enrollment: 18

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: 9:30pm EST 11/30/2022

Meeting Info:

Days: Monday, Wednesday

Times: 9:00am - 11:40am

Building: Parsons 2 W 13th

Room: 1011

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

Core 1: Typography Studio

Fall 2022

Taught By: Bryce Wilner

Section: C

CRN: 2066

Credits: 4

Typography is language made visible. This first-semester Sophomore requirement introduces students to the history and current practice of type in all areas of communication design: from the simplest publication to the most advanced information graphics and screen-based interactive media. Students will learn to see, understand, and manipulate the visual aspect of language as a powerful communicative tool. This class will teach students an understanding of the properties of typefaces, their context and how typography helps readers read and navigate a text. The class will investigate letterform structure and type classification systems, typographic terminology, history of type and printing, principles of spacing, use of typographic contrast in composition, legibility, hierarchy, and typographic form as a tool for expression and communication.

Open to: Bachelors degree in Communication Design majors, sophomores only. Pre-requisite: PUFY 1020 Space/Materiality, PUFY 1030 Drawing/Imaging, and PUFY 1040 Time. Co-requisite: PUCD 2026 Core 1: Typography Lecture.

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Communication Design (PUCD)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Modality: In-Person

Max Enrollment: 18

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: 9:30pm EST 11/30/2022

Meeting Info:

Days: Monday, Wednesday

Times: 9:00am - 11:40am

Building: Parsons 2 W 13th

Room: 1013

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

Core 1: Typography Studio

Fall 2022

Taught By: Scott Vander Zee

Section: D

CRN: 1730

Credits: 4

Typography is language made visible. This first-semester Sophomore requirement introduces students to the history and current practice of type in all areas of communication design: from the simplest publication to the most advanced information graphics and screen-based interactive media. Students will learn to see, understand, and manipulate the visual aspect of language as a powerful communicative tool. This class will teach students an understanding of the properties of typefaces, their context and how typography helps readers read and navigate a text. The class will investigate letterform structure and type classification systems, typographic terminology, history of type and printing, principles of spacing, use of typographic contrast in composition, legibility, hierarchy, and typographic form as a tool for expression and communication.

Open to: Bachelors degree in Communication Design majors, sophomores only. Pre-requisite: PUFY 1020 Space/Materiality, PUFY 1030 Drawing/Imaging, and PUFY 1040 Time. Co-requisite: PUCD 2026 Core 1: Typography Lecture.

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Communication Design (PUCD)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Modality: In-Person

Max Enrollment: 18

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: 9:30pm EST 11/30/2022

Meeting Info:

Days: Monday, Wednesday

Times: 9:00am - 11:40am

Building: Parsons 2 W 13th

Room: 1103

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

Core 1: Typography Studio

Fall 2022

Taught By: Paul Carlos

Section: F

CRN: 1764

Credits: 4

Typography is language made visible. This first-semester Sophomore requirement introduces students to the history and current practice of type in all areas of communication design: from the simplest publication to the most advanced information graphics and screen-based interactive media. Students will learn to see, understand, and manipulate the visual aspect of language as a powerful communicative tool. This class will teach students an understanding of the properties of typefaces, their context and how typography helps readers read and navigate a text. The class will investigate letterform structure and type classification systems, typographic terminology, history of type and printing, principles of spacing, use of typographic contrast in composition, legibility, hierarchy, and typographic form as a tool for expression and communication.

Open to: Bachelors degree in Communication Design majors, sophomores only. Pre-requisite: PUFY 1020 Space/Materiality, PUFY 1030 Drawing/Imaging, and PUFY 1040 Time. Co-requisite: PUCD 2026 Core 1: Typography Lecture.

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Communication Design (PUCD)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Modality: In-Person

Max Enrollment: 18

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: 9:30pm EST 11/30/2022

Meeting Info:

Days: Monday, Wednesday

Times: 7:00pm - 9:40pm

Building: Parsons 2 W 13th

Room: 1006

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

Core 1: Typography Studio

Fall 2022

Taught By: Prin Limphongpand

Section: H

CRN: 3394

Credits: 4

Typography is language made visible. This first-semester Sophomore requirement introduces students to the history and current practice of type in all areas of communication design: from the simplest publication to the most advanced information graphics and screen-based interactive media. Students will learn to see, understand, and manipulate the visual aspect of language as a powerful communicative tool. This class will teach students an understanding of the properties of typefaces, their context and how typography helps readers read and navigate a text. The class will investigate letterform structure and type classification systems, typographic terminology, history of type and printing, principles of spacing, use of typographic contrast in composition, legibility, hierarchy, and typographic form as a tool for expression and communication.

Open to: Bachelors degree in Communication Design majors, sophomores only. Pre-requisite: PUFY 1020 Space/Materiality, PUFY 1030 Drawing/Imaging, and PUFY 1040 Time. Co-requisite: PUCD 2026 Core 1: Typography Lecture.

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Communication Design (PUCD)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Modality: In-Person

Max Enrollment: 18

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: 9:30pm EST 11/30/2022

Meeting Info:

Days: Monday, Wednesday

Times: 7:00pm - 9:40pm

Building: Parsons 2 W 13th

Room: 1111

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

Core 1: Typography Studio

Fall 2022

Taught By: Hyung Cho

Section: I

CRN: 13990

Credits: 4

Typography is language made visible. This first-semester Sophomore requirement introduces students to the history and current practice of type in all areas of communication design: from the simplest publication to the most advanced information graphics and screen-based interactive media. Students will learn to see, understand, and manipulate the visual aspect of language as a powerful communicative tool. This class will teach students an understanding of the properties of typefaces, their context and how typography helps readers read and navigate a text. The class will investigate letterform structure and type classification systems, typographic terminology, history of type and printing, principles of spacing, use of typographic contrast in composition, legibility, hierarchy, and typographic form as a tool for expression and communication.

Open to: Bachelors degree in Communication Design majors, sophomores only. Pre-requisite: PUFY 1020 Space/Materiality, PUFY 1030 Drawing/Imaging, and PUFY 1040 Time. Co-requisite: PUCD 2026 Core 1: Typography Lecture.

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Communication Design (PUCD)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Modality: In-Person

Max Enrollment: 18

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: 9:30pm EST 11/30/2022

Meeting Info:

Days: Monday, Wednesday

Times: 7:00pm - 9:40pm

Building: Parsons 2 W 13th

Room: 704

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

Core 1: Typography Studio

Fall 2022

Taught By: Tobias Holzmann

Section: J

CRN: 13991

Credits: 4

Typography is language made visible. This first-semester Sophomore requirement introduces students to the history and current practice of type in all areas of communication design: from the simplest publication to the most advanced information graphics and screen-based interactive media. Students will learn to see, understand, and manipulate the visual aspect of language as a powerful communicative tool. This class will teach students an understanding of the properties of typefaces, their context and how typography helps readers read and navigate a text. The class will investigate letterform structure and type classification systems, typographic terminology, history of type and printing, principles of spacing, use of typographic contrast in composition, legibility, hierarchy, and typographic form as a tool for expression and communication.

Open to: Bachelors degree in Communication Design majors, sophomores only. Pre-requisite: PUFY 1020 Space/Materiality, PUFY 1030 Drawing/Imaging, and PUFY 1040 Time. Co-requisite: PUCD 2026 Core 1: Typography Lecture.

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Communication Design (PUCD)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Modality: In-Person

Max Enrollment: 18

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: 9:30pm EST 11/30/2022

Meeting Info:

Days: Monday, Wednesday

Times: 7:00pm - 9:40pm

Building: Parsons 2 W 13th

Room: 603

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