Design Fundamentals

DESMA X 479.6A

A hands-on introduction to the creative process and core elements of successful graphic design.

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Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Online
In-Person
Starting at $789.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Gain the fundamental knowledge and strategy to solve any visual design problem
  • Create impactful, clear compositions with intention and understanding of the major design principles
  • Understand targeted research, design thinking, and knowledge of the principles and components of graphic design
  • Use the industry-standard method and language for discussing, analyzing, and critiquing compositions

About this course:

This is a hands-on introduction to the creative process and core elements of graphic design for a variety of outputs, including print and electronic media. Topics include research, typography, imagery, strategy, and concept development. Projects are progressive and critiqued.

Summer 2022 Schedule

Date & Time
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Format
 
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This section has no set meeting times.
Available
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Instructor: Vesna Petrovic
387084
Fee:
$789.00
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Notes

Fee does not include cost of art supplies.

Enrollment limited. 

Refund Deadline
No refunds after June 26, 2022
-
This section has no set meeting times.
Available
See Details
387306
Fee:
$789.00
Onlineformat icon
Notes

Fee does not include cost of art supplies.

Enrollment limited. 

Refund Deadline
No refunds after June 26, 2022
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Tuesday 7:00PM - 10:00PM PT
Available
See Details
Instructor: Aimo Weichelt
387294
Fee:
$789.00
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Location: UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
Notes

Fee does not include cost of art supplies.

Enrollment limited. 

Refund Deadline
No refunds after June 28, 2022
Course Requirements
Book: Graphic Design: The New Basics by Ellen Lupton, Jennifer Cole Phillips
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Tue Jun 21, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 111
Discussion
Tue Jun 28, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 111
Discussion
Tue Jul 5, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 111
Discussion
Tue Jul 12, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 111
Discussion
Tue Jul 19, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 111
Discussion
Tue Jul 26, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 111
Discussion
Tue Aug 2, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 111
Discussion
Tue Aug 9, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 111
Discussion
Tue Aug 16, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 111
Discussion
Tue Aug 23, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 111
Discussion
Tue Aug 30, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 111

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