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  Feb 23, 2018
2012-2013 University Catalogue [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Typography Minor

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Chris Myers \ \ 215.717.6226
Minor Advisor


The student learns the basic visual grammar of typography, incorporating this knowledge into information-based interpretations. Intermediate studies are concerned with the informational and editorial uses of typography, as well as multi-page formats. The advanced level develops a sophisticated expertise in solving complex messages through typographic expression.

Academic Policy

All minor programs are governed by the Undergraduate Minors/Concentrations policy published on the academic options  page in the policies  area of the catalogue.

Admission to the Minor

CAMD Open to all students, excluding those enrolled in the Graphic Design program.
CPA Open to all students.

Program Requirements (15 credits)

Required Courses

It is recommended that EMDI 201 and GDES 311 be taken concurrently, when possible.
It is recommended that EMDI 202 and GDES 312 be taken concurrently, when possible.