INTRODUCTION TO GRAPHIC DESIGN
Lecturer of Graphic Design
Welch School of Art and Design, Georgia State University
This course introduced foundation skills relevant to the discipline of graphic design. Students will developed and expanded their vocabularies in visual communication, exploring basic design elements and principles for solving communication problems across time and space to varied audiences. Students were asked to conduct research, generate ideas specific to form, media, and context.
PROJECT ONE AND TWO: DEVELOPING AN IDENTITY SYSTEM AND CONTEXT SPECIFIC CAMPAIGN
This two part project asked students to develop an identity system for a non-profit organization and then develop a campaign communicating a specific message to a specific audience. Students began by framing the problem through researching their organizations and their goals. This research helped develop concepts for appropriate identity systems as well as context for the messaging.