Typografie 2

Johannes Lang
Design, Graphic Design
2021W, Vorlesung und Übungen (VU), 2.0 ECTS, 2.0 semester hours, course number S03511

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

depending on the students this course will be in English!

Key Words

schrift, typo, typographie, typograhy, letters, lettershapes

Dates

05 October 2021, 14:00–17:00 Seminar Room 4
12 October 2021, 14:00–17:00 Seminar Room 4
19 October 2021, 14:00–17:00 Seminar Room 4
09 November 2021, 14:00–17:00 Seminar Room 4
16 November 2021, 14:00–17:00 Seminar Room 4
23 November 2021, 14:00–17:00 Seminar Room 4
30 November 2021, 14:00–17:00 Seminar Room 4
07 December 2021, 14:00–17:00 Seminar Room 4
14 December 2021, 14:00–17:00 Seminar Room 4
11 January 2022, 14:00–17:00 Seminar Room 4
18 January 2022, 14:00–17:00 Seminar Room 4
25 January 2022, 14:00–17:00 Seminar Room 4

Course Enrolment

From 14 September 2021, 11:21 to 12 October 2021, 11:21
Via online registration

co-registration: possible

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