Designing Visual Information

Course: TWR2010

This course is part of the following part-time on campus and/or online program(s):

Technical communicators must ensure that written content is supported by visual elements. Students learn the principles of designing effective visual information including the textual, spatial and graphic elements that support the rhetorical situation. Through analysis and assignments, students learn to maximize communication impact through the assessment and redesign of online and print elements.


Online courses follow the same curriculum and have the same learning outcomes as on campus programs; however, the delivery methods and activities may differ. For more information, contact the online program coordinator.

Online LearningRequired Books for Online Learning
Section Date(s) ModePrice
800 May 9 - Aug 15Online$512.20* See footnote

* Online registration not available for this section. You must register by phone, or in person. For further information please refer to the Registration Info page.