History of Modern Design

Spring 2018 syllabus

FINE 4600/5600: The History of Modern Design (T/Th: 12:30-1:45) | This course will survey the history of design from the 19th century to the present, with a particular emphasis on Modernist design movements. The course readings and lectures will address, and in course discussions, examinations students will be expected to understand the graphic design, typography, architecture, “decorative arts,” product design, and new media from each period/major design movement in that time frame.