Communication Design (including Graphic Design) touches the life of every person. It is central to how we construct and convey meaning. Gain a robust working knowledge of print design, information design, branding, and dynamic media (user experience design).

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Discover the synergy between Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign with course work based on a real-life project. Each program is approached as a specialized tool: Illustrator for digital illustrations and web graphics; Photoshop for editing images and creating special effects for web, broadcast, or print design; InDesign as a desktop … Read more

Start Date

05/21

Meeting Day

Tuesdays and Thursdays

End Date

07/02

Faculty

Jason Fairchild

Time

6:30pm–10pm

Credits

3

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In this course you’ll learn the essentials for designing with fonts, and build typographic skills that are applicable to a wide range of visual communication design endeavors. You’ll be introduced to key typographic concepts, work between class meetings on a series of structured assignments, and get in-class feedback from peers … Read more

Start Date

05/28

Meeting Day

Tuesday & 2 Saturdays

End Date

08/10

Faculty

Alisa Aronson

Time

Tuesdays 6:30pm, Saturdays 9:30am–Tuesdays 10pm, Saturdays 12pm

Credits

3

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Students apply skills for concept development, visual design, and user-centered thinking to design projects of moderate complexity for both print and interactive media. Prerequisites: Graphic Design 1, Intermediate Typography; students should also have completed UX Design (or be taking it at the same time) or have some background in User … Read more

Start Date

05/30

Meeting Day

Mondays & Thursdays

End Date

08/01

Faculty

Damon Jones

Time

6:30pm–10pm

Credits

3

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In this course you will use digital and traditional media to complete a series of creative design projects that will sharpen your “design eye,” build skills for impactful use of design elements and principles, and grow your ability to develop unique and expressive graphic form. You’ll gain experience with design … Read more

Start Date

06/03

Meeting Day

Mondays & Thursdays

End Date

07/22

Faculty

Alisa Aronson

Time

6:30pm–10pm

Credits

3

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This class is fully enrolled.

Students bring advanced skills for concept, design, and design thinking to planning, designing and prototyping dynamic screen-based interactive experiences. We investigate complex systems of information emphasizing organization, navigation and usability. We focus on designing a valuable experience for the user while creating portfolio-quality prototypes for the web. Prerequisites: Interaction Design … Read more

Start Date

06/03

Meeting Day

Mondays & Thursdays

End Date

07/25

Faculty

Erich Doubek

Time

6:30pm–10pm

Credits

3

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Interactions are a core part of our everyday experiences. We interact with the world, each other, and with dynamic systems. This class explores the design process, prototyping, and evaluation of interactive experiences. Through project-based curriculum, students are exposed to various dimensions in design of interactive experiences, including user experience, information … Read more

Start Date

06/06

Meeting Day

Mondays & Thursdays

End Date

07/25

Faculty

Alexandra Candelas

Time

6:30pm–10pm

Credits

3

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Thinking about a career in graphic design? Do you currently “dabble” in graphic design for personal projects? Have you found yourself designing flyers, webpages, brochures or other graphic design work professionally without any design training? This one-day workshop is specifically targeted for those with no graphic design background, to understand what makes a design “work” visually … Read more

Start Date

07/13

Meeting Day

Saturday

End Date

07/13

Faculty

Alisa Aronson

Time

9am–4pm

Credits

0

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