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COMM1790
Module Reading List

Design for Digital Media, 2021/22, Semester 1
Tom Jackson
t.jackson@leeds.ac.uk
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Essential

Ambrose, G. and Harris, P. 2009. The fundamentals of graphic design. Lausanne: AVA Publishing.*

Adobe Photoshop Tutorials: helpx.adobe.com/uk/photoshop/tutorials.html

Adobe Illustrator Tutorials: helpx.adobe.com/uk/illustrator/tutorials.html

Adobe InDesign Tutorials: helpx.adobe.com/uk/indesign/tutorials.html

Behance. Available from: www.behance.net

Recommended

Dabner, D. 2004. Graphic design school: the principles and practices of graphic design. London: Thames & Hudson.*

Gordon, B. and M. Gordon 2005. The complete guide to digital graphic design Rev. ed. London: Thames & Hudson.   

Walsh Macario, J. 2009. Graphic design essentials: skills, software and creative solutions. London: Laurence King.  

Smashing Magazine. Available from: www.smashingmagazine.com

* These two books are free to download as digital ebooks through the library website.

This list was last updated on 09/09/2020