Communication Design Systems

DES 225

Keywords and Themes

Visual Identity
Information Hierarchy
Data Visualization
Package Design

Course Description

DES 225: Communication Design SYSTEMS

Introduction to communication design systems, specifically relating to branding and data visualization. Students develop strong conceptual solutions and systems for managing projects with large amounts of information and branding applications. Emphasis is placed on the expansion of a strong design process and a continuing to develop a personal visual language. Theoretical approaches, critical readings, group and individual critiques, and written assignments support visual design exploration. Restricted to Graphic Design majors, and Graphic Design and Design Management minors. Prerequisites: DES 224.