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2006-2007 EIU Undergraduate Catalog 
2006-2007 EIU Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ART 3910 - Typography I.

(0-6-3) F. An introduction to letterform design, including the analysis of existing classical typefaces and the development of new variations. Emphasis will be on observations of the salient issues regarding legibility and readability, form and counterform, and what qualities and attributes constitute a font and family of type. The observations from this research will then be applied to abstract symbol design.

Prerequisites & Notes:
ART 2910,  2920 and admission into the Graphic Design option.

Credits: 3