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5 ч. на завершение

Plan and layout an infographic

This week is broken into two key themes: things that you need to know about infographics and this week's two peer-reviewed assignments: 1) plan an infographic and 2) sketch a layout of your infographic....
16 видео ((всего 58 мин.)), 1 материал для самостоятельного изучения, 2 тестов
16 видео
What You'll Learn47
What is an Infographic?2мин
Why are infographics useful?4мин
Types of Infographics2мин
What are some things you can do to visualize data6мин
What Makes an Infographic good?4мин
How to work alone or with a team8мин
Planning STEP 1: What's Your Goal?1мин
Planning STEP 2: Who is your Audience?1мин
Planning STEP 3: What is your Story?2мин
Planning STEP 4: What is your Message?1мин
Planning STEP 5: How to Find Stories in Data?4мин
Planning STEP 6: What is your supporting content/data?2мин
Video: The importance of sketching3мин
Video: START TO FINISH: How I make an infographic8мин
1 материал для самостоятельного изучения
GREAT sites for making infographics online (with reviews & tutorials)10мин
Неделя
2
3 ч. на завершение

Make a chart

This week we're going to focus on three popular kinds of charts: bar, line and pie and you'll learn what kind of data each one is used for as well as some things you shouldn't do with them. The assignment this week is to make a chart using Adobe Illustrator. If learning graphic software is new to you, this could take you much more time than you think. In the fourth and final module of this project you will be creating an infographic that will contain at least one chart in it, so this might be a good point for you to think about what topic you would like to make your infographic about and then plot your chart here using data that you can apply to your infographic. You can download a 30-day trial version of the Adobe Illustrator by going to www.Adobe.com/Illustrator, or, if you prefer not to use Illustrator, you could try Inkscape (https://inkscape.org/en/), which is free. It won't plot charts, but I've heard that people plot charts in another program, such as Excel, and then carefully trace them in Inkscape so that they can style them up to their needs. Here are some good Youtube tutorials: https://youtu.be/zUIOEXssTSE. Technically, charts are called graphs, but I’m not a purist. I call them charts and I have for 30 years. You may call them whatever you like. ☺ Why Illustrator? It’s the industry standard for creating maps, charts and other graphic images. My Adobe Illustrator tutorial this week shows you how to make a pie chart, and the same styling and editing techniques will apply to the other chart types. If you prefer, here is a link to my tutorial for “How to Make a Bar Chart in Adobe Illustrator,” though. It’s not Illustrator CC, but you won’t be able to tell the difference and it’s a little more comprehensive than my pie chart tutorial....
4 видео ((всего 23 мин.)), 2 материалов для самостоятельного изучения, 1 тест
4 видео
A few chart dos and don'ts5мин
Six ways to visualize the same data in a chart2мин
How to make a PIE chart in Adobe Illustrator9мин
2 материала для самостоятельного изучения
Print out: What kind of data goes on bar, pie and line charts?10мин
Video: How to make a BAR chart in Adobe Illustrator10мин
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3
3 ч. на завершение

Make a map

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6 видео ((всего 48 мин.)), 3 материалов для самостоятельного изучения, 1 тест
6 видео
Types of maps3мин
Type on maps6мин
Drawing roads and info pointer boxes on maps that aren't awful5мин
How to make a map in Adobe Illustrator (Oregon)24мин
How to use and how NOT to use the pen tool2мин
3 материала для самостоятельного изучения
Example images of good roads for maps drawn in Illustrator10мин
Examples of pointer (info) boxes for maps drawn in Illustrator10мин
Link to more detailed video tutorial: How to make a map in Adobe Illustrator (Michigan)10мин
Неделя
4
3 ч. на завершение

Make an infographic

You've learned some things about content, layout, design, color and making maps and charts and now it's time to pull them all together into an infographic. It will help if you review my video from module one where I make an infographic (the one on melanoma) from start to finish. I have a tutorial here that will show you how to draw an illustration in Illustrator, in case your infographic calls for one. I hope you try it! ...
3 видео ((всего 29 мин.)), 1 материал для самостоятельного изучения, 1 тест
3 видео
Don't hurt your image with bad, sloppy work4мин
How to draw a simple illustration in Adobe Illustrator20мин
1 материал для самостоятельного изучения
Video: How working with type in Adobe Illustrator10мин
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автор: RVOct 25th 2017

Really good! Karl Gude is great and knows how to explain in a clear way. Very useful course if you want to practice your Adobe Illustrator skills, and end up with projects to add on your portfolio.

автор: CSJun 8th 2017

Wonderful and intuitive course, great performer. I recommend this course to everybody who wishes to immerse in the world infographics and to receive feedback on his or her progress in design.

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Karl Gude

Graphics Editor in Residence
School of Journalism

О Университет штата Мичиган

Michigan State University has been advancing the common good with uncommon will for more than 150 years. One of the top research universities in the world, MSU pushes the boundaries of discovery and forges enduring partnerships to solve the most pressing global challenges while providing life-changing opportunities to a diverse and inclusive academic community through more than 200 programs of study in 17 degree-granting colleges....

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