John Caserta
Academic appointments with links to course materials where available. Teaching appointments are at RISD unless otherwise noted. This page contains 339 words and is filed under teaching

Teaching: 2006—16

A list of teaching appointments with links to course websites or class documentation where available.


  • Web Programming: 4-week (once-a-week) one-credit workshop, spring semester
  • Design Studio 2: Year two of the new GD undergraduate sophomore studio, spring semester.
  • Design Studio 1: Year two of the new GD undergraduate sophomore studio, fall semester.



  • HTML Output: Elective exploring the web browser as general interest design tool
  • Digital Bits: 3-day workshop for sophomores introducing web programming
  • Graduate Studio (with Bethany Johns)




  • Degree Project: Senior Degree Project, spring (I taught two sections)
  • Visual Systems: Three credit studio for juniors, spring
  • Web Design: Two week summer course taught at RISD
  • Graduate Open Research, Wintersession





  • Graduate Form & Communication
  • Graduate Open Research (with Ernesto Aparicio), Wintersession
  • Serendipity in the Digital Library Workshop


  • Graduate Open Research (with Bethany Johns), Wintersession

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Interim Dean of Architecture + Design and formerly Department Head of the Graphic Design Department at Rhode Island School of Design. Founded The Design Office, a workspace for designers, in 2007, and ran it until its closing in 2021. Hear an interview that covers my teaching and design career. Read an overview of my work from The Noun Project. This site is updated regularly and outputs to a book with Bindery. Get in touch via email.