The course will cover key principles, design rules, tools and processes to give you the confidence to hit the ground running, with a practical workshop and expert advice.
Things you'll learn
- Design principles for the web
- User centered design
- Responsive & Adaptive design
- Component & Pattern libraries
- Questions to ask at briefing
- Grids & layouts
- Web typography
- Images & Icons
- Interactions & transitions
- Do’s and Dont’s
- Research, User stories & testing
- Architecture / Wireframing / Prototyping
- Concept Design
- Rollout Design
- Design tools
- Presentation tools
Who it's for
This is an introduction level course aimed at giving you a best practice ‘toolkit’ with commercially relevant knowledge for designing for the web.
Focussed toward Junior or Mid-weight graphic designers perhaps moving into online/digital work – looking to up-skill their knowledge and practice for web/interaction/screen design.
Prerequisites and preparation
You’ll need a working iPad or laptop with access to the internet via modern web browser. For best results use the latest version of Google Chrome, which is free. Firefox, Edge, Safari, or Opera will work just fine.
If this is difficult for you to organise ahead of the course, let us know and we’ll do your best to help you before the course.
Any additional requirements or specific creative software required for the course will be confirmed to you once you have booked your place.