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Hagerstown Community College / HCC

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2020-2021 Catalog 
    Jan 18, 2021  
2020-2021 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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GDT 215 - Typography

Prerequisite: GDT 116  AND GDT 142  or GDT 143 .
(3 Credits)
This course will focus on type - its legibility, readability, and use as a visual element. Type will be investigated in terms of how to set type, its aesthetic possibilities as well as the contribution typography makes in reinforcing the visual message of a graphic design when solving a visual communication problem. Contemporary type structure, type usage in various formats, and its historical influence will be topics of emphasis. Semester Offered: Fall Semester Only.  Course fee required. Total of 45 hours of lecture.

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