ENGL492 - Graphic Design and Rhetoric

Prerequisite: Students must have satisfied Fundamental Studies Academic Writing requirement. Credit only granted for: ENGL488A or ENGL492. Formerly: ENGL488A.

An exploration of the visual dimensions of texts and the skills involved in designing them well. Considers graphic design theory and history from a rhetorical perspective, working to understand and practice the use of symbol systems to express, inform, and advocate. Includes direct experimentation with the principles and techniques of graphic design.