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Introduction to Typography

Subtitles: Arabic, French, Portuguese (European), Italian, Vietnamese, German, Russian, English, Spanish...
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Platform: Coursera
Video: 1h 30m
Language: English

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Video Score: 7.8 / 10
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Table of contents

Description

Subtitles: Arabic, French, Portuguese (European), Italian, Vietnamese, German, Russian, English, Spanish

You will learn

✓ Review the terminology and measuring system used to describe type
✓ Explore how typefaces tell stories and understand the historic evolution
✓ Conduct a peer-reviewed typesetting exercise
✓ Design of a full-scale typographic poster

Requirements

There is no prerequisite, anyone can begin this course.. This course is also great for beginners without any Music and Art knowledge.

This course is for

This course is suitable for beginners.

How much does the Introduction to Typography course cost? Is it worth it?

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Does the Introduction to Typography course have a money back guarantee or refund policy?

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Are there any SCHOLARSHIPS for this course?

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Who is the instructor? Is Anther Kiley a SCAM or a TRUSTED instructor?

Anther Kiley has created 1 courses that got 571 reviews which are generally positive. Anther Kiley has taught 118927 students and received a 4.83 average review out of 571 reviews. Depending on the information available, Anther Kiley is a TRUSTED instructor.
California Institute of the Arts
Anther Kiley is a designer and design educator based in Providence, RI. He holds a BA in history from Princeton University and an MFA in Graphic Design from the Rhode Island School of Design (RISD). He is currently adjunct faculty in the Graphic Design department at RISD, and previously co-directed the Program in Graphic Design at California Institute of the Arts (CalArts). Anther’s commissioned design work includes exhibition, print, web, and product design. Since 2016, he has been developing Cardkits, a line of paper toys for children. http://cardkitstoys.com/

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Video: 1h 30m
Language: English

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