The Ohio State University

Comm 310 Print Design Course Work

Course Description

Provide a basic overview of various forms of visual communication with an emphasis on designing for print. Explore design principles, perception, critical evaluation, ethics and creativity as they relate to visual media.


• to develop a sense of visual literacy
• to understand principles of visual design
• to be able to evaluate good and bad design
• to be able to design an effective newspaper/magazine layout
• to show competence with InDesign as it relates to basic print design

Major Projects