Steve Jobs may have said “design is how it works,” but when it comes down to communication, “how it looks” is an important part of “how it works.” Having an understanding of layout, typography, color theory, and the like can help you make sure that you are getting your message across.

While there aren’t official definitions or firm lines, you can think of graphic design as a targeted application of “design thinking”. For more on that, see Learn about design thinking

Graphic/Visual Design classes

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Reading (Web)

Reading (Books)

Resources

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