Pellissippi State is a vital institution accustomed to transformation and growth. Since its founding in 1974 as State Technical Institute at Knoxville, the College has expanded the teaching of technology, the use of technology in instruction, and the transfer of technology to local business and industry in support of regional economic development.
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Credit(s):3This hands-on course covers a wide range of topics from the history of typefaces to their selection and uses and to the fine-tuning of typographic layouts. Students learn formal, conceptual and functional aspects of typography. Instruction combines studies of both Web fonts and grid layouts to teach design for on-screen readability and effective vertical rhythm as well as how to embellish text with CSS3 effects and build typography-driven information graphics.