VCT 320 UOP Courses VCT 320 Entire Course VCT 320 Week 1 DQ 1 • VCT 320 Week 1 Individual Assignment Indesign PageVCT 320 Week 1 DQ 1VCT 320 Week 1 DQ 2VCT 320 Week 2 Individual Assignment Cover PageVCT 320 Week 2 Team Assignment Progress Report (TWO PAPERS)VCT 320 Week 2 DQ 1VCT 320 Week 2 DQ 2 • How would you describe your experience with the following?1. Design principles2. InDesign or other desktop publishing software3. Adobe Creative Suite programs such as Photoshop or AcrobatAfter reading the course syllabus, what concerns, if any, do you have regarding the scope of this course?
VCT 320 UOP Courses VCT 320 Week 1 DQ 2 VCT 320 Week 1 Individual Assignment Indesign Page • FIN 370 Week 2 LAB for description • Updated (September 2014) Finance Lab work, Get 100% • Learn and Answer your lab questions quickly • Our file will solve the question for any value….enter values and get the answer……… • The purpose of the Week 1 Individual Assignment is to practice utilizing basic functions in InDesign. You will utilize these skills as you complete each of the assignments for this class. For this first assignment, you will not be evaluated on creativity or graphic design principals, but rather on your ability to use the software to complete each task correctly.
VCT 320 UOP Courses VCT 320 Week 2 DQ 1 VCT 320 Week 2 DQ 2 • When designing for a magazine, what are some of the things one must consider? What are some of the advantages and challenges that go along with designing according to a house style? What are some techniques that the designer uses to save time when laying out the magazine? • Using Google Images or another search option, search for examples of magazine covers. What makes an appealing cover page of a magazine? What are some common elements used in magazine cover designs? What kind of differences do you notice in magazines designed for different audiences?
VCT 320 UOP Courses VCT 320 Week 2 Individual Assignment Cover Page VCT 320 Week 2 Team Assignment Progress Report • Select a magazine genre such as sports, popular weeklies, fashion, and so on. For the remainder of your individual assignments you will be creating magazine pages for this genre, so be sure to select a magazine genre that you are interested in working with for several weeks. • Resources: • · Creating Thumbnail Sketches as a Part of the Design Process • · Virtual Organization of your team’s choosing • Review the Final Learning Team Project instructions. • Research electronic and print brochures related to the type of brochure your team is designing. • Discuss effective and ineffective design practices.
VCT 320 UOP Courses VCT 320 Week 3 DQ 1 VCT 320 Week 3 DQ 2 • The Berinstein (1998) article explains some of the licensing issues that surround images used by designers. If you were the art director for a magazine, how would you go about obtaining images for your magazine? Would you hire a photographer, use stock images or use some other option? What if you were designing a brochure in-house for a small local company? • Consider a challenge that you have encountered while completing your magazine layout assignments. Find a YouTube video that helps to address the issue that you encountered. In your response, include a link to the video along with a summary of the issue that you encountered along with a summary of the video and how it proposes to address the issue.
VCT 320 UOP Courses VCT 320 Week 3 Individual Assignment Designing a Magazine Layout VCT 320 Week 3 Team Assignment Progress Report • Create two extra pages in your magazine cover Adobe® InDesign® (.IDD) file that fit together to create a two-page spread. A two-page spread is a set of two pages that fit together to create one cohesive layout. • Resources: • · University of Phoenix Material: Final Learning Team Project • · Your selected Virtual Organization • Review the Final Learning Team Project instructions. • Create, individually, design prototypes for the brochure. Your design prototypes should be consistent with the principles of effective visual design.
VCT 320 UOP Courses VCT 320 Week 4 DQ 1 VCT 320 Week 4 DQ 2 • Read the article "The Use of Human Models and Cartoon Characters in Magazine Advertisements for Cigarettes, Beer, and Nonalcoholic Beverages". Describe some of the reasons the cigarette and beer industries have been criticized for their advertisements. Do you feel that these criticisms are valid or not? Explain your reasoning. • Read the article "Who is gazing at whom? A look at how sex is used in magazine advertisements?". What are some generalizations that the study makes about gender and sex as it relates to advertising? Flip through a magazine of your choice and look at the advertisements. Do the findings from the study align with the types of advertisements found in the magazine? Describe any similarities or differences between the two.
VCT 320 UOP Courses VCT 320 Week 4 Individual Assignment Magazine Layout Continued VCT 320 Week 4 Team Assignment Progress Report • Create 2 extra pages in your magazine .IDD file. One of these pages will be an ad of a type commonly found within your selected magazine genre. The second page will be a one page article. • Read Creating Thumbnail Sketches as a Part of the Design Process. • Research appropriate ad types. • Resources: • · University of Phoenix Material: Final Learning Team Project • · Your team’s selected Virtual Organization • Review the Final Learning Team Project instructions. • Review the design prototypes submitted by team members in Week Three. • Select one brochure design to be used for the final submission to your instructor. • Submit a team progress report to your instructor explaining what your team accomplished during the week, challenges your team faced, and questions.
VCT 320 UOP Courses VCT 320 Week 5 Individual Assignment One More Page VCT 320 Week 5 Learning Team Assignment Final Project Brochures • Create 1 more page in your .IDD magazine file. This page will be an ad created for the Virtual Organization of your choice. This ad will need to have the company’s name, color scheme, and images that reflect the Virtual Organization. Apply similar fonts, but the size and color are up to you. Use proofing techniques to finalize your design. • Resources: • · University of Phoenix Material: Final Learning Team Project • · Your team’s selected Virtual Organization • Completefinal revisions to your team’s brochure and web brochure designs. • Submit the following deliverable to your instructor: • Brochure designed for print, delivered as a PDF file.
VCT 320 UOP Courses VCT 320 Week 5 Team Assignment Final Project Executive Summary • Complete the executive summary. • Submit a 1,050- to 1,750-word executive summary to your instructor