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Comics + Graphic Novels as Primary Sources

This course provides a general overview of the history of comics and graphic novels, particularly as social commentary in the U.S., using the resources of the Library of Congress. Consider visual literacy, basic narrative techniques, the combination of image and text, as well as some graphic design principles to better understand and analyze this art form. Participants plan classroom activities focusing on this visual resource, exploring the potential impact to engage students in discussions. Projects include researching and evaluating comics, hands-on printing and design activities, lesson plan development, and more. Content appropriate to many subjects; connects tohistory, social science and visual literacy.
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3.0 credits - REGISTER NOW
Tuition: $525, $50 materials fee
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Tuition: FREE, $50 materials fee

Mon July 23 - Fri July 27, 2018
9:00 am - 5:30 pm
The University of the Arts
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Ian Sampson

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