Created by:  California Institute of the Arts

  • Louise Sandhaus

    Taught by:  Louise Sandhaus, Faculty, Program in Graphic Design

    School of Art

  • Lorraine Wild

    Taught by:  Lorraine Wild, Faculty, Program in Graphic Design

    School of Art
Basic Info
Course 4 of 5 in the Graphic Design Specialization.
LevelBeginner
Commitment4 weeks of study, 2-3 hours/week
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How To PassPass all graded assignments to complete the course.
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CalArts has earned an international reputation as the leading college of the visual and performing arts in the United States. Offering rigorous undergraduate and graduate degree programs through six schools—Art, Critical Studies, Dance, Film/Video, Music, and Theater—CalArts has championed creative excellence, critical reflection, and the development of new forms and expressions.
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Rated 4.6 out of 5 of 412 ratings

I learned many things from this lecture! Not just the information about the history itself, but also how those graphic designer in late era came out with ideas. Their thinking, their purpose, their effect and inspiration to the new designer. Great!

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This is such a remarkable course and is indispensable for every aspiring graphic artist as well as enthusiast. It covers the remarkable trends in graphic design from past and how those trends permeated into contemporary practices in design. Thanks a lot to California Institute of the Arts and Coursera for developing and offering such a wonderful course with a blend of design philosophies and insights into hands on practice.