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  • Patrons Circle Tour

    May 30| Special Event
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    Otis' Patrons Circle Tour of Downtown L.A.!

    Discover how the creative economy is transforming downtown Los Angeles.  Studios and galleries continue to move to the heart of our city and into areas that were off the beaten path just a year ago. Otis Patrons Circle members will enjoy an Otis-inspired tour of downtown L.A.'s vibrant scene.  

    Tour includes:
    Visit to Kent Twitchell's ('77 MFA) new studio, followed by a short ride to see a few of his downtown murals

    Inside peek of Cynthia Vincent's ('88 Fashion Design) fashion design studio

  • Design Week 2015

    Jun 21| Special Event
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    OTIS’ MFA GRAPHIC DESIGN PROGRAM HOSTS:

    Design Week June 21-27, 2015

    I AM THE CITY

     

    VISITING ARTISTS

    Field Experiments: Benjamin Harrison Bryant, New York and Paul Marcus Fuog, Melbourne And Karim Charlebois-Zariffa, Quebec/NYC

    www.field-experiments.com

     

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Graduate Graphic Design (Alternate Program)

The following is the alternate 3 year graduate graphic design program. Please visit the courses section for the primary schedule and course descriptions.

 

Graduate Graphic Design (Alternate)

First Year

GRDS 500

 

Seminar I

Summer

6.0

Spring

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AHCS 577

Contemporary Graphic Design Issues

3.0

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GRDS 620

Studio Topics Typography and Type Design

2.0

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GRDS 630

Studio Topics: Social Responsibility of the Designer

2.0

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GRDS 640

Studio Topics: Advancing the Discipline

2.0

 

GRDS700

Seminar III

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3.0

GRDS799

Directed Studies

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9.0

Credits per Semester

 

15.0

12.0

 

Second Year

GRDS 600

 

Seminar II

Summer

 6.0

Spring

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GRDS 650

Visiting Artists Critique

 2.0

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GRDS 621*

Studio Topics: Typography and Type Design

 2.0

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GRDS 631*

Studio Topics: Social Responsibility of the Designer

 2.0

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GRDS 641*

Studio Topics: Advancing the Discipline

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GRDS 700

Seminar III

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3.0

GRDS 799

Directed Studies

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6.0

AHCS 576

Theory and Criticism

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3.0

Credits per Seme semesterster

 

12.0

12.0

 

 

Third Year

GRDS 790

 

Final Project

Summer

4.0

GRDS 622**

Studio Topics Typography and Type Design

2.0

GRDS 632**

Studio Topics: Social Responsibility of the Designer

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GRDS 642**

Studio Topics: Advancing the Discipline

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AHCS 578

Special Topic in Design

3.0

Credits per Semester

 

9.0

 

*Students must choose two of these courses

**Students must choose one of these courses

 

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