Typography and digital publishing in Adobe Indesign

7.5 credits

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After completing the course, the student is expected to have developed an ability to independently apply composition and typography as a visual and communicative expression. The practical work on layout and typography takes place mainly in Adobe Indesign. The student should be able to reflect on the relationship between graphic elements and typography in different contexts. The course is given in English.


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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