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2011-2012 University Catalogue
The University of the Arts
   
 
  Feb 24, 2018
 
 
    
2011-2012 University Catalogue [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

GDES 203 - Letterform Design

3 credits
The analysis and development of letterforms. The norms of weight, proportion, character width, and alphabetic relationships are developed perceptually, by hand. This course stresses the inherent optical relationships that exist in the construction of typefaces derived from the Latin alphabet.

Prerequisites Completion of Foundation or MMDI*101 and MMDI*102