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Classes: CERTIFICATE PROGRAMS: CERTIFICATE IN TYPEFACE DESIGN

The Continuing Education Department of The Cooper Union, in conjunction with the Type Directors Club, offers a Postgraduate Certificate in Typeface Design. Top industry professionals lead a highly focused and comprehensive study of key typeface design principles: technique, technology, aesthetics, expression, history and theory. Students explore the foundation of typography in depth by creating their own typefaces in hands-on workshops, while developing a broad understanding of the field through lectures, discussions and research. A series of guest lecturers round out the curriculum, and will allow students deeper insight into specific relevant topics. Participants leave the program with the specialized skills to design professional-quality digital typefaces and lettering. To earn the certificate, participants must attend three core courses during each of three terms and pass a final review of their work. Electives are offered each term, focusing on topics such as pen and brush lettering, Python programming and non-Latin alphabets. Select courses are available to students outside of the Certificate program. Find updated information about the program at coopertype.org
 

 
 

REGISTRATION FOR THE SPRING SEMESTER BEGINS MAY 2ND!
 OFFICE HOURS DURING REGISTRATION ARE 10:30AM-5:30PM.

CLASSES BEGIN THE FIRST WEEK OF JUNE.


 

 


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Brush Lettering  1050040  Start 04/26/14
Tuition: $360.00  Schedule : Weekly -Sun Sat 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM; 2 sessions; starting 4/26/2014, ending 4/27/2014  Location : New York, Foundation Building Location : 
  New York, Foundation Building, Not Assigned.

 Instructor : Ken Barber 
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Certificate in Typeface Design Extended Program  1050002  Start 05/07/14
Tuition: $1,885.00  Schedule : Weekly - Wed 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM; 4 sessions; starting 5/7/2014, ending 5/28/2014  Location : New York, Foundation Building Location : 
  New York, Foundation Building, Not Assigned.

 Instructor : Tobe Announced 
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Certificate in Typeface Design: Condensed Summer Program  1050002  Start 06/16/14
Tuition: $4,375.00  Schedule : Weekly - Mon 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM; 6 sessions; starting 6/16/2014, ending 7/21/2014  Location : New York, Foundation Building Location : 
  New York, Foundation Building, Not Assigned.

 Instructor : Tobe Announced 
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Call 212-353-4195 to register
TYPEFACE DESIGN APPLICATION FEE  1050001  Start 05/01/14
Tuition: $75.00  Schedule : Weekly - Thu 9:00 AM - 9:30 PM; 18 sessions; starting 5/1/2014, ending 8/28/2014  Location : New York, TO BE DECIDED Location : 
  New York, TO BE DECIDED, Not Assigned.

 Instructor : Tobe Announced    Please read: SUMMER 2014 CONDENSED PROGRAM
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