Course Info

GD 220: History of Design I

The history of graphic design is an evolution in aesthetics, technology, style and visual communication. The class will encompass a survey of the major movements in the field of print design, notable designers and design materials. The nature of changing methods, materials, technologies and values are examined in the context of the social and political realities that shape communication. The course will include the historical shift from print to multimedia design methodologies.

Fall 2017-2018

Section: 401
Class number: 12569
Meeting time: TuTh 3:10PM - 4:40PM
Location: 14EAS 00209 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Alex Modie | View syllabus
CLOSED

Spring 2016-2017

Section: 901
Class number: 34090
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS 00213 at Loop Campus
CLOSED

Winter 2016-2017

Section: 501
Class number: 22409
Meeting time: Tu 10:00AM - 1:15PM
Location: 14EAS 00213 at Loop Campus
CLOSED

Fall 2016-2017

Section: 701
Class number: 33262
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS 00213 at Loop Campus

Spring 2015-2016

Section: 601
Class number: 37441
Meeting time: Th 10:00AM - 1:15PM
Location: 14EAS 00213 at Loop Campus
CLOSED

Winter 2015-2016

Section: 501
Class number: 22983
Meeting time: Tu 10:00AM - 1:15PM
Location: 14EAS 00213 at Loop Campus

Fall 2015-2016

Section: 701
Class number: 11647
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS 00213 at Loop Campus

Winter 2014-2015

Section: 801
Class number: 26637
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS 00513 at Loop Campus

Fall 2014-2015

Section: 401
Class number: 10546
Meeting time: TuTh 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: 14EAS 00506 at Loop Campus
CLOSED

Fall 2013-2014

Section: 401
Class number: 15423
Meeting time: MW 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: CDM 00632 at Loop Campus

Spring 2012-2013

Section: 301
Class number: 34610
Meeting time: TuTh 4:20PM - 5:50PM
Location: STDCT 00331 at Lincoln Park Campus
CLOSED