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Madison College: School of Professional and Continuing Education

Typography Course (v.01)

Part of the Graphic Design Fundamentals Certificate, Typography, the art and technique of arranging type to express and inform, is an important part of graphic design. From t-shirts to posters, typography has also become a hot trend. Students will improve their typography skills through font selection, creating designs that are legible and readable and making type expressive.

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Skills

What it takes to earn this badge

  • Achieve at least an 80% on all in class work.
  • Understand the correlation between typography and meaning.
  • Differentiate between type families.
  • Understand how the arrangement of text and negative space affect readability.
  • Successfully use desktop publishing programs to create typography-based designs.
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