Communication Design Studio III

ART320


Keywords and Themes

Information Design
Timeline Visualization
Map Design
Wayfinding


Course Description

Art 320: Communication Design Studio III

A sequence focusing on concept development and solutions for communication design problems. History, theoretical approaches, critical readings, group and individual critiques, and written assignments support visual design exploration. Art 320: Focus is placed on the narrative and information structures, Historical context and ethical design concerns are addressed. These courses require that students furnish a laptop computer that meets the departmental standards in terms of hardware and software (see departmental website for requirements). This is the first course in a sequence of two: Art 320 and Art 321. Prerequisites: Art 225 and and formal acceptance into the third year by Sophomore Portfolio Review