WRIT 372

Document and Information Design I

4 Undergraduate credits
Effective August 23, 2008 – Present

Graduation requirements this course fulfills

Methods and techniques of document and information design, including principles of graphic design, audience analysis, portfolio development, and use of professional software tools.

Special information

Recommended: WRIT 280 Digital Tools for Writing and Communication or equivalent.

Learning outcomes

General

  • Analyze and meet the needs of various audiences.
  • Create a project proposal and timeline.
  • Design and develop publications for a variety of media.
  • Develop confidence in using professional software tools.
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of an information product.
  • Integrate your works into a larger body in the form of an electronic and individual portfolio.
  • Understand principles of graphic design.