Graphic Design and Typography I

15 credits

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After completing the course, students will have developed an ability to independently and in groups apply composition, graphic design and typography as a visual and communicative expression. The student should be able to reflect on the relationship between graphic elements and typography in different contexts, and the significance of visual communication for the recipient and the wider community.


To study on a distance education will give you different opportunities than on-campus teaching. It means that, to a large extent, you will be able to plan your studies yourself, both in terms of time and place.

However, keep in mind that most distance education includes a number of compulsory digital lectures and digital seminars during the weekdays. Some distance education also include compulsory get-togethers, for which you will have to travel to Växjö or Kalmar.

There are a number of different ways to be a distance student, the common denominator being that a large part of your study work is carried out on the web. You communicate with the teacher and your fellow students using a learning platform with discussion forums, group work, recorded lectures or video meetings using a web cam.

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