Graphic & Information Design

Course Content

Core topic graphic design

Graphic and information design I–VI (73 ECTS)
Point, line, area
Poster design
Corporate design
Introduction to information design
Creative code I
Publication design I+II
Integrated campaign I + II
Graphic design and advertising
Guest project
Practical bachelor’s project

Principles of artistic design I–IV (15 ECTS)
Drawing
Print workshop
 Illustration I + II

Writing and typography I–V (19 ECTS)
Introduction to calligraphy I + II
Experimental typography
Presentation of a font
Handlettering
Modular font
Digital type design

Electronic publication and prepress I–V (11 ECTS)
Adobe Creative Suite
Prepress

Core topic information design

Graphic and information design I–II (17 ECTS)
Point, line, area
Poster design
Corporate design
Introduction to information design
Creative code I

Information design I–IV (65 ECTS)
Information narrative
Interface design
Creative code II
Graphic narratives
Spatial narratives
Guest project
Practical bachelor’s project

Principles of artistic design I–II (9 ECTS)

Drawing
Print workshop

Writing and typography I–V (19 ECTS)
Introduction to calligraphy I + II
Experimental typography
Presentation of a font
3D typography
Sign and symbol design
Typography for screen

Electronic publication and prepress I + IV (8 ECTS)
Adobe Creative Suite
Prepress
HTML
CSS
JavaScript


ADDITIONAL subjects

Art and cultural studies I–V (26 ECTS)
Business and law I–IV (16 ECTS)
Elective subjects (20 ECTS)



(*) Course structure as of 2014/15, subject to accreditation

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