Advanced Graphic Design
: June 2017
: 4 Weeks
Advanced Graphic Design takes a multi-disciplinary approach to incorporating theoretical and practical skills necessary for a solid foundation with the objective of the creation of a final project.
Students will use the cultural and architectural heritage of Florence of the past and present as their inspiration to utilize and transform their experience and ideas into a unique work.
: This course meets Monday to Thursday with morning and afternoon sessions for a total of 75 contact hours.
Level and Pre-requisites
: This is an Advanced course, participants should have a basic foundation in the four main components of the courses and should be motivated to work independently and under deadlines.
: Is the development and completion of an E-book. The E-book will be related to a series of themes connected to the city of Florence. Students are encouraged to be creative in the type of E-book they want to create (in terms of content, subject matter, target group and messaging) and should not be bound by traditional models and norms. At the conclusion of the program student will present their work as part of a summer student exhibition.
: Typography, corporate identity and image, digital publishing, photography.
Structures and Facilities:
From classrooms dedicated to academic lessons, to communal spaces at disposition of the student, and relying on skilled personnel, IED built structures and facilities aimed to transforming “know” into “know how to do”.
All the activities held in classrooms are planned to translate theory into experience, for this reason every classroom is provided with educational and research tools: computers with Mac OS X and Windows, projectors, sound stystems.