In this paper students explore critical themes in visual communication design from the 1960s onwards. Topics are variable and may include New Zealand identity; propaganda design; new media and new models of communication.
CGRD151 Historical Studies in Design or
CGRD161 Effective Visual Communication
CGRD353 Advanced Studies in Visual Communication
Meggs, P. and Alston Puris, J., Megg's History of Graphic Design, (4th edition), J. Wiley & Sons.
Lupton, Ellen and Miller, Abbott (1999) Design Writing Research: writing on graphic design, Phaidon.
Internal assessment/final examination ratio 1:0