Course Description

The course will cover further historical and contemporary trends of the various categories of illustration and affecting illustration procedures. Contemporary techniques in illustration today are explored, through Visual research, electronic and library surveys. Students will carry out analysis and presentations about the relationship of the illustration profession and   socio-cultural, political, economic and technological developments. Students will undertake projects to discover their own creativity, self expression, and visual communication. The course will stress critical thinking for developing creative concepts, professional responsibilities and developmental processes and procedures that can lead to effective working in practical word.


Course Objectives

The course will enable students to be able to:

  • Trace the historical and contemporary trends of the various categories of       illustration
  • Demonstrate understanding relationships and influences of socio-cultural, political,   economic and technological development to illustration profession.
  • Analyze and present in oral and written, the theory  knowledge of concepts, professional       responsibilities and developmental processes influencing working in practical word
Attachment Name Attachment Type
MAF 7112  History Of Illustration DOC PDF