Tag: IXD102

IXD102- All Pocket Profiles

Week o2  Jakob Nielson Jakob Nielsen, Ph.D., is a User Advocate and principal of the Nielsen Norman Group which he co-founded with Dr. Donald A. Norman (former VP of research at Apple Computer). Dr. Nielsen established the “discount usability engineering” movement for fast and cheap improvements of user interfaces and has invented several usability methods,…

IXD102- Project 03- Design History Essay Webpage

Brief –  Write an essay of no less than 1,500 words on your chosen designer. Your essay should be well planned and researched before you start writing. Your final essay should be in the form of a single page website, suitably illustrated with photographs and images of the designers work. You may want to consider…

IXD102-Project 02 Design History Presentation- Bauhaus and the New Typography

Brief – Develop a Design History Presentation based on one of the following titles; Bauhaus and the New Typography Design Systems for the Olympic Games The Influence of Modern Art The Modern Movement in America Pioneers of Postmodern Graphic Design Pioneers of Web/ Digital Design ‘In your groups you will deliver a ten minute presentation…

IXD102 Project 01 – Type Specimen for Screen

A typeface is a set of characters of the same design. These characters include letters, numbers, punctuation marks and symbols. Some popular typefaces include Arial, Helvetica, Times and Verdana. Typefaces are vector-based, so they can be scaled very large and still look sharp. Typeface is often confused with font but a font is specific size…