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In this module learners will develop skills in the use of type forms. These skills will be established through a sound understanding of both traditional and current typographic practice, acquired through theoretical study and practical activity. Learners will be required to identify and apply selection factors and consider typographic style when selecting and using type forms in practical design work.
WHO IS THIS COURSE FOR?
Our course is aimed for creative individuals looking to learn specific techniques or a professional in search of skills to boost their CV. This course also provides a strong understanding of the principals of visual language, boosting the learner confidence in decision making and helping to develop their eye for design.
WHY TAKE THIS COURSE?
This course is designed to keep up with the rapid pace of the creative sector, developing not only your skills and knowledge, but giving you room to specialise in what interests you. This course provides an understanding of the principles of different areas of digital graphic design industry and theories and strategies used in contemporary digital media, boosting the learner confidence in understanding the industry and helping to develop their eye for design and successful marketing and promotion tactics. Learners will be encouraged to collect their own examples of letterforms and typography from historical and contemporary sources. Practical exercises and project work will be based on briefs which are stimulating and challenging, and which have contemporary relevance.
WHAT WILL I EXPERIENCE?
This module will help you to understand the use of typographic design by addressing the relationships between design, communication and meaning. Through practical work learners will produce experimental design solutions, which explore these relationships.
WHAT WILL I LEARN?
- Explore typography techniques
- Select typographic techniques to effectively realise creative intentions
- Apply typographic techniques to creative work
- Propose new approaches to developing own work through the application of typographic techniques.
WHAT OUR STUDENTS SAY
"My classmates are all from different cultures and backgrounds from all around the world, so it also helps me to learn more about others."
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"Getting to know the various drawing techniques from Mark Shaw was exciting and very interesting. One of my favourite memories at LCCA was a cubism drawing session with a still life which was rotating."
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CHOOSE FROM THE FOLLOWING RELATED GRAPHIC DESIGN CPD COURSES
Our courses not only help you to broaden your range of transferable skills but also aids in gaining a more advanced know-how in the subject. You have the option to choose all the 9 modules in Digital Graphic Design or select individual modules where you need to develop your professional knowledge, (enquire for more details):