Tompkins Cortland Community College

ART 180 - Typography


Typography is a thorough study of type, its origins, and its practical and aesthetic functions within the context of effective visual communication. This course provides an examination of current trends and their effects on current design. ART 180 fulfills the SUNY General Education requirement in the Arts. Prerequisites: ART 109; MATH 090 and RDNG 116 if required by placement testing; prior completion or concurrent enrollment in ENGL 101. 3 Cr. (2 Lec., 2 Lab.) Spring semester.