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Course & Workshop List

Summer 2018

The list below represents all undergraduate and pre-college courses open to high school students in the Tufts Summer Session for High Schoolers program. Summer Session for High Schoolers is a non-residential program that offers high school students the opportunity to enroll in Tufts University courses. All Courses are available for credit, while Workshops are not offered for credit.

Rising High School Juniors (Class of 2020) and Seniors (Class of 2019) are eligible for all workshops and courses listed. Rising High School Sophomores (Class of 2021) are eligible for all Studio Art Courses & Workshops. Note that courses not listed below are not open to students in this program.

A short application is required before high school students can be enrolled. Apply early to assure your placement in the courses you want!

This course list is subject to change.

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Title:   Graphic Design: Beginner Intensive      

Course Number:      GRAC 0002A
Campus: Boston-Fenway   
Room: TBA

Course Description:

This two-week intensive course explores the potential of graphic design with a focus on the integration of design elements and how they are created, chosen, and organized. For each project, students will explore the relationships between typography, language, image, and symbolism. Throughout the course, emphasis will shift between idea generation, design theory, and technical skills. Lectures will address graphic design, letterform history, typography, and creativity. The course accommodates beginners and more advanced students who are building a portfolio. Level: beginner-intermediate.  Course meets MTWTh, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon, and 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.  
Any materials necessary for the first class meeting will be communicated to enrolled students by the instructor in advance. Otherwise, materials and supplies will be covered in the first class meeting.

Instructor: Sofie Hodara           Instructor Website
Class Dates: Monday, Jun 18, 2018 to Thursday, Jun 28, 2018
Day(s): MTWTh           Times: 9:00 AM-12:00 PM                     
Status: Open


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