Syllabus, Spring 2007


Project 6: Information Design

Design the cover and a spread for a “newspaper” meant to appeal to young readers. Size and format are up to the student, but the final must be recognizable as a news vehicle. See handout for details.


Project 6 Schedule:

Monday April 9: Project 5 final due, final critique.
Quiz Delayed Until Wednesday 11: Chapters 8 and 10.

Wednesday April 11: presentation, quiz, work time, contest.

Monday April 16: Workday, presentation.

Wednesday April 18: First critique: News design, contest.

Monday April 23: Quiz, Chapters 11 & 12 and lectures, presentation, work time.

Wednesday April 25 : Contest, Second Critique.

Monday April 30 Last quiz: chapter 7 and lectures. Work time.

Wednesday May 2: Final due, final critique.

Wednesday May 9: Final Exam.
Morning Section: 10:30 a.m., Afternoon Section: 1:30 p.m.

Jandos Rothstein, Assistant Professor of Graphic Information Design

George Mason University, Department of Art and Visual Technology

College Hall, Room C218, 4400 University Drive, MS 1C3, Fairfax, Va., 22030

Copyright 2005—2008, Jandos Rothstein

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