Learning Activity – Front cover

28. September 2017 Uncategorised 0
Learning Activity – Front cover
Question 1 Practical assignment    (2 1/2 days) Have a look at all the tasks and lessons you have done over the last few weeks. Your task now is to make a cover/a front page for your very own magazine. Go through the Graphic design history time line and choose a style and designer that you feel ...

Learning Activity – Typography

11. September 2017 Uncategorised 0
Learning Activity – Typography
Learning Activity – Typography Question 1 Written assignment (observation and analysis)    (4 hrs) Define the term “typography” in your own words. Write a few sentences explaining what typography is not. Find a case study on typeface development on the Internet (similar to the ones in Addendum A). Explain which medium (small format printing, large format printing, mobile ...

Learning Activity – Sketching Techniques

04. September 2017 Uncategorised 0
Learning Activity – Sketching Techniques
Practical assignment (observation and analysis)    1,5 days Define, in your own words, the printmaking terms. Find examples on the Internet to represent each of those terms. Use your graphite, eraser, eraser putty and blending stub to sketch spheres using the following techniques: hatching and cross hatching, blending, rendering, squiggly lines and cross contour lines. (Please scan ...

Learning Activity – Graphic Design History

03. September 2017 Uncategorised 0
Learning Activity – Graphic Design History
  Question 1 Practical assignment (observation and analysis)            1 days 1.1.Define, in your own words, the Bauhaus, De Stijl and Swiss         Movements. 1.2. For each of these movements: find examples from their eras,        as well as current designs that are influenced by these styles.          Explain in your own words ...

Learning Activity – Gestalt Theory

03. September 2017 Uncategorised 0
Learning Activity – Gestalt Theory
Practical Assignment (Observation and Analysis)           3-4 hrs Define the Gestalt Theory in your own words. Page through a magazine or newspaper or browse the Internet and find a different logo for each of the Gestalt principles. Explain in your own words, which logos are showing which principles, motivate your answer. Find examples of four themes ...

Mandatory Assignment 00 – Design Journey

03. September 2017 Uncategorised 0
Mandatory Assignment 00 – Design Journey
Mandatory Assignment 00 – Design Journey GRA2 Mandatory Assignment 00 – Design Journey Module Graphic Design 3 FM2GD3111 Goals Get started with GRA2 Reflect on your development as a designer Show what you have learnt from previous year(s) Software/equipment Software of your choice Brief To start of the year you are asked to produce: Infographic ...

Learning Activity – Create a WordPress Theme

A week 34-Create a WordPress Theme Learning Activity – Create a WordPress Theme Learning Activity – Create a WordPress Theme (12 hours) Create your own WordPress theme and then customise it. Add the hacks mentioned in the lesson CMS and WordPress part 3. Do some research on the Internet and find two more hacks and ...

Learning Activity – Customise a WordPress Site

Learning Activity – Customise a WordPress Site Learning Activity – Customise a WordPress Site           (8 hours) Take your theme that you have installed on your hosting account and customise it as per this module. Then I want you to find some WordPress hacks that you can use to customise your website even further. The main ...

Learning Activity – Working with WordPress

Learning Activity – Working with WordPress (6 hours) Firstly you need to download and install WordPress. Then publish it to your web hosting account. Create a subfolder if you wish to avvoid conflicts with previous websites. After all the “admin” is complete, you can start having some fun. Choose and download a theme that best suits ...

Learning Activity – Point of Sale

Learning Activity – Point of Sale
Practical Assignment                                                 Part A Consider the touchpoints of your brand in general (to ensure that all the elements work together) and then focus on your packaging. Design a set of Point of Sale elements that will promote your product in-store. The set can consist of however many elements you choose. It can be in any ...