Visual Communication Design Fundamentals Studio I

Florence University of the Arts and Apicius International School of Hospitality

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Visual Communication Design Fundamentals Studio I

  • Host University

    Florence University of the Arts and Apicius International School of Hospitality

  • Location

    Florence, Italy

  • Area of Study

    Communication, Visual Communications

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    A basic knowledge in Adobe Creative Suite, or other similar software is highly recommended.

    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

    3
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4
  • Overview

    This course introduces students to the study og Design Principles through fundamental theories for Visual Communicator.  You will learn basic cognitive activities as essential support of the creative process for developing ideas and concepts in the field of visual communication.  Through a series of tasks and exercises, the ubiquitous presence of those principles will let the student see the many aspects of shape, colour, space, and movement more compellingly as manifestations of one coherent medium.  The course will focus primarily on the basic computer programs for visual communication.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Some courses may require additional fees.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.