WRA 360 syllabus schedule modules miscellaneous

week 5 day 2

Williams “Readability and Legibility”

What is the difference, according to Williams, between readability and legibility?

What makes a typeface or font face readable?

When does text have to be legible? When can text serve more decorative, artistic functions?

White, “Text”

According to the author, what’s the most intelligent design decision you can make?

How does White define “conventions?” How are conventions useful?

Are conventions universal? Should conventions be considered “rules?”



dànielle nicole devoss | devossda@msu.edu