Message Design Principles For Instructional Design Students Typography
Message De… what? Message Design refers to an intentional step by step laid out process for managing the visual form of an instructional message. It includes text design, screen design and video design Anglin, G. J. (1995). Instructional Technology: Past, Present and Future (2nd edition). Libraries Unlimited, Inc., CO: Englewood
Typography The art and technique of arranging, setting or designing type using signs and symbols – Semiology, Semantics “Whatever we see, hear, feel or touch and store as knowledge or yet to store as knowledge are all encoded in signs and symbols “- Danny Richter (2008) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Typography
Lay… Out Playing with design elements A design principle • Meggs and Purvis, 2005
White Space (element of design) The unused space or negative space within a workspace Is that the square? I don’t see it. Anglin, G. J. (1995, p.227). Instructional Technology: Past, Present and Future (2nd edition). Libraries Unlimited, Inc., CO: Englewood
Space Management? A look at some principles of design will do. Proximity, Unity counts
Balance Symmetric vs. Asymmetric Balance
Balanced Using color; could be text as well • Meggs and Purvis, 2005
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Color Contrast Contrast Hartley, J. (2004). Designing instructional and informational text. In D. H. Jonassen (Ed.) Handbook of Research in Educational Communications and Technology (2nd edition). Mahwah, N.J: Erlbaum.
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Who’s got his/her hand up ? Question time