Attachments: VCT 300 Week 1 Individual Assignment Good Design, Bad Design, and How (UOP Course).docx [ Preview Here ]
•Lessons 2 & 4 of Adobe® Photoshop® CS6 Digital Classroom
•Video “Learn the Basics of Photoshop in Under 25 Minutes”
located on your student website
•Video “Designing On-Screen” located on the student website
•Video “Design 2: The Principles” located on the student
Select two images from the Internet: one you consider to be
designed well and another you consider to be poorly designed.
The images should be something like banners, online
advertisements, or reproductions of print advertisements – not
just a photograph or illustration.
Write a 350- to 700-word paper that evaluates the images you
Explain why one image demonstrates effective design and why
the other demonstrates ineffective design. Consider at least two of
the following aspects of visual design:
•Symmetry and asymmetry
Explain how you would improve the poorly-designed image using
any of the Adobe® Photoshop® tools you have learned about this
Cite the images consistent with APA guidelines.
Include the image files in your assignment submission.
Also be sure to completely review the posted grading rubric
under the ‘Course Materials’ section of the class for information on
how the points are awarded, as well as specific information on