Typografie 2

Johannes Lang
Design, Graphic Design
2020W, Übungen (UE), 2.0 ECTS, 2.0 semester hours, course number S03416

Description

the course is intended to be a an advanced basic introduction to typography. the winter semester will focus on micro typography and type-design. there will be lectures and presentations along several exercises throughout the semester.

the lectures will cover:

– terminology and anatomy of lettershapes
– analog and digital tools to build lettershapes and typefaces
– the history of typefaces and their formal development
– theory of the stroke (broad nib and pointed pen) 
– the character set and micro typography
– the act of reading

 

Examination Modalities

attendance (if applicable) – assignements – exercises

Comments

this course will be in English!

due to the pandemic you will have to sign up online to get a place!

Key Words

typo, typographie, Schrift, type-design

Dates

03 November 2020, 14:00–18:00 Distance Learning (details as described)
10 November 2020, 14:00–18:00 Distance Learning (details as described)
17 November 2020, 14:00–18:00 Distance Learning (details as described)
24 November 2020, 14:00–18:00 Distance Learning (details as described)
01 December 2020, 14:00–18:00 Distance Learning (details as described)
15 December 2020, 14:00–18:00 Distance Learning (details as described)
12 January 2021, 14:00–18:00 Distance Learning (details as described)
19 January 2021, 14:00–18:00 Distance Learning (details as described)
26 January 2021, 14:00–18:00 Distance Learning (details as described)

Course Enrolment

Until 13 October 2020, 12:20
Via online registration

co-registration: possible

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