Discovering Typeface Design: From Sketch to Screen

Morley College
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3 hours
180 GBP
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Discovering Typeface Design: From Sketch to Screen:

Type is everywhere! Most type is now produced not by casting metal, drawing or photography but by computer. The digital typesetter can create new letterforms with great flexibility on a variety of software. Understand the psychology and power of the well-designed typeface and apply this to your own work. Learn how to create your own effective letterforms on this fascinating course. Get typing!

By the end of the course you will be able to

  • Understand the principles of Typography, working effectively with line, shape and form to construct consistent letterforms
  • Be able to translate ideas from hand drawn into digital letterforms through using Computer Aided Design
  • Work with basic software tools for the production of typefaces.

Outcome / Qualification etc.

No Qualification

Why choose Morley College

Founded in 1889

13,000 students annually

7 minutes from Waterloo station

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Morley College

Morley College

Morley College London is one of the UK’s leading centres for adult education. The College is located 7 minutes’ walk from Waterloo station. Founded in 1889, Morley has a distinguished history in music and the visual arts. Today we offer...

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Morley College

61 Westminster Bridge Road
SE1 7HT London

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