GDT 101: History of Graphic Design

online available

This course presents the history of Graphic Design from the Victorian Era to the present, focusing primarily on European and American major design movements and pioneering graphic designers/artists. Lectures refer to the social and political climates, the relationship of the applied arts to the fine arts, and technological innovations from the time of Gutenberg's movable type printing press through digital printing and media.

Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6

2021-22 Class offerings by semester

Fall 2021 Winter 2022 Summer 2022
offered in the daytime offered online offered in the daytimeoffered online offered online

offered in the daytimeDay Class (before 5 p.m.) offered at nighttimeEvening Class (after 5 p.m.) offered online Online Class

The 2021-22 annual schedule class offerings by semester is offered as a planning tool. Please refer to the course schedule to see the specific time and platform for which the course is offered.

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Description Hours
Credits 3
Lecture Hours 45
Clinical Hours 0
Lab Hours 0
Other Hours 0
Total Hours 45

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