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Academic Catalog 2017-2018
Massachusetts College of Art and Design
  Feb 24, 2018
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

Culturally Diverse Content
Departmental Requirement
Fall & Spring