Essential design principles for web developers
You'll be able to avoid some of the most frequent (and
easily corrected) mistakes Web developers commit.
Learn about color theories... with no theory
Learn a simple process that can be used on any project to
create an ideal colour palette every time.
Get rid of the blank canvas thinking of ideas
Design doesn't need to be complicated or time-consuming.
Learn to think of innovative solutions in the moment.
Graphics and imagery for those who don't have the
ability to draw
Even if you aren't able to draw straight lines isn't a
reason to not incorporate images into your site.
Selecting the right fonts, and then using them as
How to pick the best fonts among the crowd and then apply
the best fonts to produce website typography amazing.
An entire dev-friendly workflow to your projects
I've put together the process of designing into a guideline
for you to follow to move from an empty screen to stunning design.
Design plays a crucial part in the process of innovation and
transformation in the creation of the products we purchase and the services we use
and the built and digital environments that we live and interact in.
Students participating in the program will acquire the necessary skills to be able
to tackle complicated problem-solving, as well as imaginative and critical thinking
on a real-world problem.
The Design Academy challenge this year is "Ageing
After extensive research and input from industry, Design Academy has been designed
to enhance the programs in business, design as well as engineering
In its fourth year the school has assisted over 400 students in
enhancing their potential for employment and also to help students to succeed
through their education and their future jobs.
About the program
Design Academy students will work in multidisciplinary teams to
come up with ideas to address the ageing-related challenge. They will implement the
Design Council's preferred method of innovation, referred to as our 'Framework of
The framework has been successfully used to deliver successful
transformation at large scale across thousands of public, private and third sector
The "Ageing Well challenge was developed to meet the pressure to develop
cost-effective solutions to ensure the social, health and economic well-being of
people older than.
It will require innovative thinking and collaborative methods to develop and test
products, services, and locations that can improve the quality of life for people
who are getting older.