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Visual Design Fundamentals

Course Code VISU-116
Lecture hours per week
Lab hours per week
Course Availability: Open
Description: This studio course will introduce the fundamentals of design as used in fine arts, design and illustration. Through hands on projects, written assignments and critiques, students learn how to design original artwork using principles of design, colour, and typography. Students apply all stages of design process, focusing on research, multiple solution, constructive criticism, and presentation skills. Included are issues pertaining to the historical and cultural context of design. Each student will prepare a design portfolio.