Students in this exciting course will extend their creativity to create a professionally structured magazine from concept to bound product. Through research and case studies, students will inspect magazine design elements, content and how context and message differentiates to varying genres. Students will create covers, logos, a contents page, a feature and department pages. Typography, layout, illustration, photography, info graphics, grids, rubrics, white space, etc., will all become familiar elements in their editorial design vocabulary. How to package editorial material in a smart graphic style
that represents your personal aesthetic will be emphasized.
Course code: VCDP 2430
Length: 54 hours
PrerequisitesStudents must be enrolled in the Visual Communications Design Diploma with a minimum GPA of 2.0 (60%).
* Fees are approximate and subject to change. Students are required to pay any applicable fee increases. Fees listed are for domestic students. For international programs, visit VCC International.
† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.