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Title:
Typography Bootcamp
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Price: 
$164.00

This bootcamp-style workshop will appeal to students pursuing graphic design; professionals looking to fine-tune their skills; or hobbyists with a passion for type. In this course, students will explore how typography is used to communicate effectively within the field of graphic design. While building a basic vocabulary of terms and processes, students will engage with different topics ranging from formal usage to typography as art. The primary focus of the course will be creating individual projects through both experimental, analog materials and computer-based typesetting. The class will also cover historical context and contemporary usage of typography through lectures, videos, and discussions. / Each student will have access throughout the class to a lab workstation equipped with the latest software. / Open to students ages 18 and above. / View complete policies.

Prerequisite: Working knowledge of Mac OS X. Knowledge of Adobe InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator are helpful, but not required.

What to Bring: Pen or pencil; notebook or sketchbook; USB drive or cloud storage option for saving work. A complete list of suggested materials will be discussed during the first class meeting.

Please Register Before: February 7
If the minimum enrollment is not met by the deadline above, the class will be canceled on this date. Registration will remain open after this date if the minimum enrollment has been met.
Class Savings
Register on or before January 20 and save $25.
Register for more than one class at a time and receive $25 off each additional class (same-day registrations only).
Additional savings. Are you eligible?
https://mcad.edu/continuing-education/scholarships-discounts-loyalty-program
Questions?
Contact MCAD Continuing Education at continuing_education@mcad.edu or call 612.874.3765.

Course Details

SKU:
CSDE 9419 SP20
Date Start: 
Thursday, February 13, 2020
Date End: 
Thursday, March 5, 2020
Time: 
6:30-9:30 p.m.
Room: 
Main Building, Room 331
Age Group: 
Adults
Age Requirement: 
Open to students ages 18 and above
Days of Week: 
Thursday
Category: 
Graphic and Web Design
Prerequisites: 
Working knowledge of Mac OS X. Knowledge of Adobe InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator are helpful, but not required.