COURSES :: ME120.717-2 :: communications media: graphic design


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    Offered: 3rd Quarter, 1st Year
    Instructors: Carolyn V. Jones, Instructor and Director, Graphic Arts
    Joseph M. Dieter, Jr., Lecturer
    Credits: 3 Credits, 5 lecture Hours abd 10 Studio hours per week


    Copy fitting and editing, typography, image manipulation, design and layout, preparation of mechanicals and photographs, and printing methods applied to biomedical topics reproduced in print media format. Individual projects emphasize solutions appropriate to subject matter and audience.


    COURSE objectives


    Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Arrange and edit text into headline(s), subheads and body copy.
  • Know selected graphic terms and apply them to specific situations.
  • Copy fit text and visuals to printed formats.
  • Prepare mechanicals demonstrating dropout, second color, and reversal of both type and photo copy.
  • Select PMS inks and make paper selections based on industry specifications.
  • Prepare thumbnails, rough, and comprehensives for client approval.
  • Site visit(s) to identify vendor services and contracts.


    resources

  • Lecture handouts
  • Departmental library
  • Instructors' office files and reference materials


    COURSE assignments


    Students will further develop their skills through class lectures/demonstrations, and class exercises, including:

  • Term Project: Design and prepare a comprehensive layout for 8.5" x 11" page format that includes text, image(s), headline(s), and subheads. Choice of subject assigned yearly: choice of client-based material, or professionally oriented persoanl material.
  • Copy fitting paragraph to meet given specs.
  • Graphics vocabulary definitions.
  • Typography as design: Analyze and identify three typefaces for style
  • Photo-type relationships: Combine image and text.
  • Prepare mechanicals to meet objectives


    COURSE evaluation

  • 1:1 faculty-student interface
  • Vocabulary exam
  • Graded assignments
  • Individual conferences and class critiques
  • Final grade


    schedule


    3 weeks, 5 mornings 9-12. See calendar.


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    Department of Art as Applied to Medicine
    Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine
    1830 East Monument Street, Suite 7000
    Baltimore, Maryland 21287
    ph :: 410.955.3213 | fax :: 410.955.1085
    email :: medart-info@jhmi.edu

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