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Art of Type (Online)

Overview:

This design studio course is an introduction to the potential and expressive qualities of contemporary typography. Topics include the anatomy of the letterform, distinctions between typefaces, and shaping the page with type. Students will be introduced to contemporary graphic designers and their impact on visual communication and the written language. Students should be prepared to create work in either Adobe InDesign or Adobe Illustrator.


 Registration Status
Coming soon.

Location
Online

 Date
Online: March 11 to April 15, 2020

Credential
Course Completion

 Fees
$445.00 + HST


Required Software/Supplies:

Regular access to a computer with a high-speed broadband internet connection is required. For online Adobe classes, students are responsible for purchasing their own software for class. Trial versions of the software are sometimes available on the company website.

Notes:

Online courses are delivered through a series of tutorials and related assignments that students may complete at their own pace on our Learning Management System, Canvas. The instructor is available throughout the course time period for questions and discussions. Learn more about what to expect in an online course at OCAD U

Once your registration is processed, you will receive an OCAD U user account, which will grant you access to Canvas, and our on-campus WiFi network. Your Canvas account will be enabled one week prior to the start date of your course. Please log in to https://canvas.ocadu.ca. If you do not know your OCAD U User ID, please check your registration confirmation email. You can reset your password here: https://login.ocadu.ca/forgot. If you need further help, please feel free to contact OCAD U at continuingstudies@ocadu.ca

Should you have questions about your registration or payment, please contact continuouslearning@ontariotechu.ca.

This course is offered in partnership with OCAD University to offer a wide range of lifelong learning opportunities.