Teaching Graphic Design: Course Offerings and Class Projects from the Leading Graduate and Undergraduate Programs

Teaching Graphic Design: Course Offerings and Class Projects from the Leading Graduate and Undergraduate Programs

by Steven Heller (Editor)

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Overview

More Than Sixty Course Syllabi That Bring the New Complexity of Graphic Design to Light
All graphic designers teach, yet not all graphic designers are teachers. Teaching is a special skill requiring talent, instinct, passion, and organization. But while talent, instinct, and passion are inherent, organization must be acquired and can usually be found in a syllabus. Teaching Graphic Design, Second Edition, contains syllabi that are for all practicing designers and design educators who want to enhance their teaching skills and learn how experienced instructors and professors teach varied tools and impart the knowledge needed to be a designer in the current environment.

This second edition is newly revised to include more than thirty new syllabi by a wide range of professional teachers and teaching professionals who address the most current concerns of the graphic design industry, including product, strategic, entrepreneurial, and data design as well as the classic image, type, and layout disciplines. Some of the new syllabi included are:
  • Expressive Typography
  • Designer as Image Maker
  • Emerging Media Production
  • Branding
  • Corporate Design
  • Graphic Design and Visual Culture
  • Impact! Design for Social Change
  • And many more

  • Beginning with first through fourth year of undergraduate courses and ending with a sampling of graduate school course options, Teaching Graphic Design, Second Edition, is the most comprehensive collection of courses for graphic designers of all levels.

    Product Details

    ISBN-13: 9781621536109
    Publisher: Allworth
    Publication date: 09/26/2017
    Edition description: 2nd Edition
    Pages: 312
    Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.00(d)
    Age Range: 18 Years

    About the Author

    Steven Heller is cochair and cofounder of the School of Visual Arts MFA Design / Designer as Author + Entrepreneur Program. The author or editor of more than 170 books on design, culture, and satiric art, he writes the Daily Heller (www.printmag.com/daily-heller) for Print magazine and contributes to Design Observer, Eye, Wired, and the Atlantic. He is the recipient of the AIGA Medal for Lifetime Achievement and the Smithsonian National Design Award for “Design Mind.”

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