Graphic Design II


Design and Graphic Arts, Publication in the Diário da República - Despacho nº 9182/2020 - 25/09/2020

6 ECTS; 2º Ano, 1º Semestre, 60,0 TP + 4,0 OT

- Maria João Bom Mendes dos Santos
- Vitor Dinis Carita de Jesus

Not applicable

1.To be able to create editorial design mock-ups;
2.To understand the typological differences between the various editorial design products:periodical and non-periodical publications;
3.Knowing how to implement and prepare the layout of each type of editorial design of the proposed graphic objects

1. Introduction to editorial design;
2. Analysis of key examples and survey grids and typographical styles and paging;
3. Typographical hierarchies, page types composition and visual coherence of a publication.

Evaluation Methodology
Continuous assessment based on practical exercises requested throughout the semester. The final classification results from the weighting of the assessment of practical work and attendance, which will be valued at 5%. Failure to deliver the work within the deadline stipulated by the teacher will have a penalty of 10% per exercise/project.
The student waives the exam with a minimum score of 10 points.
Students who have attended more than 2/3 of the classes and who have completed at least two of the proposed projects at the time of attendance are admitted to the examination.

- SAMARA, T. (2007). Grid, Construção e Desconstrução. São Paulo: Cosac Naify
- LESLIE, J. (2003). Nuevo diseño de revistas. Barcelona: Editorial Gustavo Gili
- LUPTON, E. (2006). Pensar com tipos. São Paulo: Cosac Naify
- Kane, J. (2012). Manual dos tipos. Barcelona: Editorial Gustavo Gili

Method of interaction
1. Theoretical-practical lectures.
2. Practical exercises.

Software used in class
Adobe Indesign; Adobe PhotoShop e Adobe Illustrator.