Resources

Government Resourses

 

Department of Education and Training

Curriculum Council

 

General Resources

 

BBC Webwise

Emerging Trends in Web Design

Cloud Computing

How to set up a Network

Video Resources

Ethics, What do you think?

Principles of Graphic Design

Using the Internet - Video Resources

How to find anything online

The Most Wanted Design Tutorials in PhotoShop

The Artist's Toolbox- A resource to teach elements and principles of design

Color Scheme Designer

Top 10 Best Designed Websites in the World (2010)

Get Safe Online

Computer Dictionarynew

 

Video Resources


Born Digital - video reflections of living in a digital age

Creators, Digital Shadows, Identities, Privacy, Safety

The Virtual Revolution (A four part series)

 

Examples of Good Web Design

 

Web Standards Curriculum

this site is an excellent resource for Section 4 of the WACE examination. In particular you should study the sections:

7. What a good website needs,

8. Colour Theory (scroll through this page to see examples of web pages with explanations of the chosen colours and the reasoning behind them)

9. Building a site wireframe and

10. Colour schemes and design mockups.

(These four chapters contain examples and ideas that you can include in your design)

 

Examples of Good Design

this site explains with examples what is good design

 

Principles of Design

explains the principles of proportion, emphasis, direction, contrast, balance

 

Elements of Design

explains the elements of line, shape, space, size & scale, texture, colour

 

Emerging Trends in Web Design

 

Be Kind to the Colour Blind

 

COLOURlovers

 

Design Trend for Minimal Site

 

The Psychology of Web Design

 

Web Design Principles

 

 

Exam Revision

 

Revision Questions - Answers
Curriculum Council Resources

 

See also the Teachers page for other resources


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