For an instructional designer, there is a simpler way to make an infographic than starting from scratch. This video shows you how with Canva.com.
- [Instructor] Infographics have become popular in…business, education, and on the web.…Many of them are fascinating visualizations of information,…while some are only great-looking, but lacking in depth.…Let's take a look at examples.…This first is a reasonably good infographic.…As you can see, it has a color scheme,…quite a bit of information, but not quite too much,…not overwhelming, and it tells a story.…This next one I would consider a good visual infographic,…and by visual I mean most of it is color-oriented with…less data on it but the data that's there is very pertinent.…
So, if you look at what it's actually saying,…is that the brands that use red,…such as Coca-Cola, ESPN, Target, represent 27% of brands.…You look at orange as not as popular of color,…pretty much Home Depot is the main brand there,…and it quickly gives you a visual that tells a story.…Speaking of visuals with a story,…here's an infographic that is pretty much what it is.…It's a point by point story of what happens…an hour after you drink a can of Coke.…
In this course, John-Paul Ballard shows you how Sketch fits into your curriculum design workflow. He demonstrates how to use the design features to make icons, shapes, and tables. Then, he takes you right into practical uses, showing you how to make a rubric, a syllabus, a handout, and how to save these as reusable templates. He also discusses how layout and intuitive design improves the user experience for your learners and is complementary to an instructional systems design workflow.
- User experience (UX)
- Instructional systems design (ISD)
- Using artboards and vectors
- Creating icons and text
- Using Sketch templates
- Creating your own templates
- Making a printable handout
- Creating a grading rubric
- Organizing assets
- Creating a course syllabus