Undergraduate Academic Catalog 2012-2013
DFN 1241 Design Communication I
Prerequisite: DFN 1000
This course offers lecture and practicum. It provides fundamentals of design communication through principles of drawing conventions and related techniques including orthographic projections, axonometrics, and perspective construction systems to represent design ideas and built forms. This involves use of traditional manual media and introduction to basic 2D image manipulation in digital media. The intention of the course is to develop visual literacy through visual thinking and to develop skills to represent objects and simple structures in both two and three-dimensions.