2017-2018 / INFO1277-1

Typography and Layout


30h Th

Number of credits

 Master in multilingual communication (120 ECTS)5 crédits 
 Master in communication (120 ECTS)3 crédits 
 Master in French and Romance languages and literatures : general (120 ECTS)5 crédits 


Gérald Purnelle

Language(s) of instruction

French language

Organisation and examination

Teaching in the second semester

Units courses prerequisite and corequisite

Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program

Learning unit contents

Initiation into the use of Word. Initiation into the rules and customs of french typography.
Possibility of initiation into the use of InDesign.

Learning outcomes of the learning unit

To allow the students to learn how to set correctly texts.

Prerequisite knowledge and skills


Planned learning activities and teaching methods

One exercice in the year, a short scientific paper to set as correctly as possible.

Mode of delivery (face-to-face ; distance-learning)

See http://cipl82.philo.ulg.ac.be/horaires

Recommended or required readings

A printed handbook about rules and customs of french typography.

Assessment methods and criteria

No oral examination.
Examination consists of the page setting of a short scientific paper. Students must set it following the typographical rules.

Work placement(s)

Organizational remarks


G. Purnelle, CIPL, 04 366 55 07