Explores the history of graphic design from the earliest communication technologies to the present, with a focus on the Modern era. Examines changes in style and technology within the field and considers the relationship between graphic design and its cultural, political and social contexts. Prerequisites: WR 115, RD 115 and MTH 20 or equivalent placement test scores. Audit available. (For detailed information, see the Course Content and Outcome Guide ).
Distance Education: Web Course Information
- From the Instructor:
- Course Description: This class explores the history of graphic design from the earliest communication technologies to the present, with a focus on the Modern era. Examines changes in style and technology within the field and considers the relationship between graphic design and its cultural, political and social contexts. This course meets requirements for art majors, general education and humanities for graduation or transfer (AAOT) and is required for graphic design students.
- Course Specific Requirements:
- Required: 1. Text: Phillip B. Meggs, History of Graphic Design, fifth edition, published by John W. Wiley and Sons, New York. 2. Field trip to Portland Art Museum to see graphic works first hand. If students live outside the metro area they are required to find a fitting venue to see graphic works (upon instructor approval)
- Web Technical Requirements:
- Please be sure to read the Technical Requirements for this delivery mode.
- Students with Disabilities:
- Students with disabilities should notify their instructor if accommodations are needed to take this class. For information about technologies that help people with disabilities in taking Web based distance learning classes please visit the Office for Students with Disabilities website.
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|CRN||Campus / Bldg / Rm||Time||Days||Dates|
|15074 WEB »||-||04-Jan-2016 thru 19-Mar-2016|
Instructor: Susanne E Tringali
Tuition: credit Fees: $20.00
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