chapter 5 Keynote & Study Questions

Chapter 5 Keynote Files Download a pdf of Study Questions   Chapter 5   • In the Enlightenment era, an increase in the variety and distribution of printed matter helped establish communities among readers who were connected by common interests and beliefs, rather than geographical proximity; and distinctive designs made these media visually identifiable.   … Continued


Chapter 4 keynote file & study questions

Chapter 4 Key points   • Graphic design in the Renaissance was formally and technically bound to the development of letterpress printing.   • Late Medieval letterforms, page formats, and layout conventions were standardized as they migrated to printed forms, and print had a similar effect on other disciplines, establishing norms of written composition, rhetoric, … Continued


Extra credit homework

Design a set of modern day pictograms (at least 10), and string them together to create a few  phrases. This may be done digitally ( with Illustrator or photoshop) or by hand. This assignment is worth up to 10 extra points on your next exam, if completed prior to taking it. It is worth up … Continued


Keynote files Chapters 2 & 3 & study questions

Chapter 2 Chapter 3   Chapter 2 • In the Classical period, graphic design became a component of literacy. Design literacy suggests the existence of a common cultural understanding of the meaning of the visual forms, as well as the materials and contexts, of graphic information.   • In Classical culture, the functions of written … Continued


Chapter 1: keynote & Study Questions

Click here to view the slides in a web browser Note: if you hover your mouse over the left edge of the browser you can view the slides and navigate forward and backwards. Also the first slide loads blank, click in the browser to advance each slide. Key Points & Study Questions: Chapter 1   … Continued