Typografie 2

Johannes Lang
Design, Graphic Design
2022W, 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) – assignments – exercises

Comments

depending on the students this course will be in English!

Key Words

schrift, typographie, typography, type-design

Dates

04 October 2022, 13:00–16:00 Seminar Room 4
11 October 2022, 13:30–16:30 Seminar Room 4
25 October 2022, 13:00–16:00 Seminar Room 4
08 November 2022, 13:00–16:00 Seminar Room 4
15 November 2022, 13:00–16:00 Seminar Room 4
22 November 2022, 13:00–16:00 Seminar Room 4
29 November 2022, 13:00–16:00 Seminar Room 4
06 December 2022, 13:00–16:00 Seminar Room 4
13 December 2022, 13:00–16:00 Seminar Room 4
20 December 2022, 13:00–16:00 Seminar Room 4
10 January 2023, 13:00–16:00 Seminar Room 4
17 January 2023, 13:00–16:00 Seminar Room 4
24 January 2023, 13:00–16:00 Seminar Room 4
31 January 2023, 13:00–16:00 Seminar Room 4

Course Enrolment

Until 23 October 2022, 12:27
Via online registration

co-registration: possible

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