Welcome to the course guide for DGD 277: Intro to Communication Design II. This guide is designed to help you find sources for starting your research, as well as provide information on how to conduct research in various areas and using different mediums.
Poster from Série Musique by Côme de Bouchony, 2009
Types of Research Resources
Most research is done using either primary or secondary sources. Some examples of primary sources include:
An interview with the designer
An unmanipulated photograph
Secondary sources are mediated by someone, rather than first-hand evidence. They often will include commentary on primary sources. Some examples include: