Advanced Design

Section I: Type Design



Section II: Web Design


Section III: Guest Artist Series 

This course is for students who have a strong commitment to graphic design. Students will create three projects, each presented by a visiting graphic designer. Presentations, readings, and trips to local design studios will support group critiques.

Prerequisites: Graphic Design II, Typography I.

Course Code: FA 315A

  • Founded by inventor, industrialist and philanthropist Peter Cooper in 1859, The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art offers education in art, architecture and engineering, as well as courses in the humanities and social sciences.

  • “My feelings, my desires, my hopes, embrace humanity throughout the world,” Peter Cooper proclaimed in a speech in 1853. He looked forward to a time when, “knowledge shall cover the earth as waters cover the great deep.”

  • From its beginnings, Cooper Union was a unique institution, dedicated to founder Peter Cooper's proposition that education is the key not only to personal prosperity but to civic virtue and harmony.

  • Peter Cooper wanted his graduates to acquire the technical mastery and entrepreneurial skills, enrich their intellects and spark their creativity, and develop a sense of social justice that would translate into action.