Information Design

Graphic and Print

Integrated course, 3.00 ECTS


Course content

Imparting of basic knowledge in the areas of desktop publishing, pre-press and print as well as target-oriented use of specific DTP-software in line with industry standards (Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe PhotoShop)

Learning outcomes

Basic knowledge of drafting methods, handicraft training

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools

Piktogramme und Icons: Pflicht oder Kür, Hrg. Rayan Abdullah
Grundlagen der Typografie/Gavin Ambrose, Paul Harris
Annette Gevatter, Druckreif
Paul Renner, Die Kunst der Typographie
Emil Ruder, Typographie – ein Gestaltungslehrbuch
Ina Saltz, Typografie – 100 Prinzipien für die Arbeit mit Schrift
Helmut Schmid, Gestaltung ist Haltung

Mode of delivery


Assessment methods and criteria

Permanent assessment, final project