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This subject aims to introduce the basic specification, copy fitting, and kerning as well as developing a full understanding of the terminology used by typographers. Structured to let students feel at ease with the technical aspects of typography that must be learned if they are to design and work with type intelligently and creatively. The next stage of Typography aims to extend information learned; therefore Typography now becomes the medium and the message of symbolic communication. Thus inherent from different typefaces is explored. Typographic relationships with other graphic elements are investigated through brochures, poster, and other 2-dimensional projects.

Note: Subject relates to Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Multimedia Design

** indicates that these programmes will be offered soon

Programme Fee

Awarding Body: 

This programme is designed, delivered, assessed and awarded by SEGi University through the SEGiUniDigital Platform. 

Creative Arts & Design
Entry Requirements: 

Age Experience - 19 Years Above 
Language Proficiency - Yes 
Prerequisites - No

  1. Anatomy of Type
  2. Elements of the Printed Word
  3. The Point System
  4. Typesetting
  5. Copy Fitting
  6. Principle Elements and Attribute of Design
  7. Designing with Type
  8. Spreading the Word
  9. Information Leaflet Design (Part 1)
  10. Information Leaflet Design (Part 2)
  11. Newsletter Design
  12. Poster Design
  13. Expressive Typography (Part 1)
  14. Expressive Typography (Part 2)

Assignment - 40%
Final Assesment - 60%

Continuing Education: 

Upon the completion of this programme, student is eligible to enroll into Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Multimedia Design

Career Opportunities: 
  1. Typography Specialist
  2. Publication Designer