Course Description

Course Name

Introduction to Visual Culture

Session: VRMS3122

Hours & Credits

3 Credits

Prerequisites & Language Level

Pre- or co-requisites: COM 105 or permission of the instructor. This course satisfies the oral presentation requirement. Laboratory course fee €75.

Taught In English

  • There is no language prerequisite for courses at this language level.

Overview

This hands-on course has a twin approach to the fundamentals of visual literacy, combining practical experience with theoretical tools, enabling students to coomunicate visually in an effective, persuasive, and aesthetically pleasing way. Artistic and design strategies, concept development, image production as a means for media/social critique, international sign and symbol communication, logo and corporate identity, magazine design and viral imagery will be discussed and addressed through visual problem solving exercises.

3 credit hours. Pre- or co-requisites: COM 105 or permission of the instructor. This course satisfies the oral presentation requirement. Laboratory course fee €75.

*Course content subject to change