2021-2022 Undergraduate Academic Catalog

IDESN 3850 Type on Screen

Type on Screen is a course for art and design students who want to learn best practices for working with screen-based typography. This course introduces the theories, techniques, and practices of motion literacy with the integration of design, photo imaging, sound, video, and animation. The primary emphasis of the course is the successful creation of imagery, sound, video, and animation for use in motion graphics projects. Students will learn the basic principles of typography in the context of screen-based design projects for the application of motion titles and interface design. Adobe After Effects and other software will be emphasized in the course.