GDES-360 spring 2021 / David Ramos, American University Design

Intro / Encodings + elementary perceptual tasks

January 27

Finish Dear data / Start Encoding data

photo of mine with metal extracted

"Jubilee Mine, Concordia — 6,500 tonnes of copper extracted," from Dillon Marsh's "For What It's Worth" series.

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Reading (due this week)

Illustrator tutorials

In this course, you’ll need moderately strong skills with Illustrator or another vector drawing tool. If you need to learn Illustrator, start working through the Illustrator essentials course on LinkedIn Learning. I’ve compiled a list of the most important tutorials. You’ll need to be using Illustrator by Week 05.