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2012-2013 Undergraduate Catalog 
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ARTH 3690 - History of Communication Design

Credits: 3 (3 + 0)

Prerequisite(s): ARTH 1700 with C or better; or permission of department

Description: This course presents a comprehensive study of communication design using the interpretive framework of “Technologies of Change.” This framework allows focus on movements, people, places, and processes that have revolutionized society’s relationship with visual communication. Contemporary scholarship in design is contextualized with this historical framework so that recent innovations in the field may be explored. Students identify historical problems in the field of study and examine variations in scholarly interpretations of works of design.

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