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CEIT 360

Course Name: Introduction to Visual Design/Basic Elements of Visual Design (2-2)3

 

Course Code: CEIT 360

 

Content: (CEIT only) The course introduces the underlying concepts and principles of design in visual environments. Mainly two dimensional design and its basic definitions are given. Major concepts are: harmony, contrast, unity, colour, background, texture and order. By defining and applying these keywords to their own projects, students will be forming their own understanding of visual design.

 

Book Name:

  1. Cohen,D. and Anderson,S. (2006) A Visual Language: Elements of Design.
  2. De Sausmarez, M. (2000) Basic Design: The Dynamics of Visual Form

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