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Academic Catalog 2017-2018
Massachusetts College of Art and Design
   
 
  Dec 12, 2017
 
 
    
Academic Catalog 2017-2018

CDIL305 Word and Image 3 cr.


Exploration of letterforms as pictures and pictures as symbols. Typography, the language of designers and art directors, is examined by studying the history and development of fonts and letterforms. Progressively challenging assignments use words and text as pictorial elements in illustrations to strengthen and reinforce concepts.

Prerequisites: CDIL205, CDIL208, CDIL211,CDIL214, CDIL215, CDIL216

Critique
Culturally Diverse Content
Departmental Requirement
Fall & Spring