VSCM 416 - Words at Work in Comm. Design

This advanced studio course uses design thinking to develop students’ abilities in working with texts and images. It draws on a range of professional writing forms selected to align with individual students’ interests and utilizes various techniques and approaches to combining texts and images. Professional writing forms considered in the course may include screenwriting, websites, advertising copywriting, brochures, and editorials. Students will practice research, composition, and editing across a variety of genres of writing and visual forms to facilitate communication skills.

Course Credits:

3

Course Prerequisites

Completion of all 300-level VCD Major Studio requirements, or consent of the Chair in consultation with the instructor. Preference will be given to SCD students within the Advertising/Graphic Design Stream.

Fall

SectionCRNInstructorSchedule
A21724Fitzgerald, Ian
Thursday
8:30am - 12:50pm room: 560

Winter

SectionCRNInstructorSchedule
A31568Fitzgerald, Ian
Thursday
8:30am - 12:50pm room: 562