Posters are often assigned to students to present information they have learned in a different format. Transforming or presenting knowledge and information in different styles is difficult to do, but Posters are particularly difficult to do… well.
Posters are a visual communication medium, and the organisation of graphics, images, colours and shapes are a critical part of the communication, and you must consider the principles of visual design to develop a poster that is effective – and thus earns good marks!
Here are some hints on what not to do when designing a poster – Bad poster guidelines
Here are some hints on some things to consider when designing a good poster – Good Poster Tips
And here is the rubric for the poster – EM-Spectrum-Poster
See you in class!