Hide Advanced Options
Courses - Fall 2019
ENGL
English Department Site
ENGL492
Graphic Design and Rhetoric
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F
Prerequisite: Students must have satisfied Fundamental Studies Academic Writing requirement.
Credit only granted for: ENGL488A or ENGL492.
Formerly: ENGL488A.
An exploration of the visual dimensions of texts and the skills involved in designing them well. Considers graphic design theory and history from a rhetorical perspective, working to understand and practice the use of symbol systems to express, inform, and advocate. Includes direct experimentation with the principles and techniques of graphic design.
Students are encouraged to bring laptops to class meetings.