Graphics Media: Typography and Publication Design

UNSW Sydney

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Graphics Media: Typography and Publication Design

  • Host University

    UNSW Sydney

  • Location

    Sydney, Australia

  • Area of Study

    Design, Graphic Design

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations


    ISA offers course level recommendations in an effort to facilitate the determination of course levels by credential evaluators.We advice each institution to have their own credentials evaluator make the final decision regrading course levels.

    Hours & Credits

  • Credit Points

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4 - 6
  • Overview

    This course involves cultural, historical, and practical exploration of typographic and publication design. The relationship between typography as an expressive medium and its technological development is explored through a series of studio workshops. Publications such as books and magazines in print and screen media are developed to gain an advanced understanding of dynamic typography, print and screen architecture, and information layout for publication.
    Assessment in this course includes studio research tasks and projects that engage with image generation and typography, publication design for online delivery and publication style-guides.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

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.


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