Academic Year 2010/11 – Day 11

Hey guys, it’s been quite a good weekend looking into what I can do for the presentation, and today was equally productive in regards to a more theory side of the practical project. I’ve decided that I’m going to be doing a live power point, with me discussing each section, as my presentation method. I feel quite strong…

Academic Year 2010/11 – Day 10

Today was quite interesting. Began with a meeting which put down all the relevant dates for both the essay and development of ideas modules. I came out of it feeling rather nervous and demoralized, not because I haven’t done anything, but because I know I have lots and lots still left to do. However, I…

Academic Year 2010/11 – Day 6

I think today can be classed as a ‘typical Thursday’ Meant to be a day spent doing theory, although more practical work was done in the end. Not much else to say to be quite honest. I think tomorrow would be good to spend some time looking over current wayfinding typefaces, maybe for the first…

Academic Year 2010/11 – Day 4

Today i looked over some of the signs i had taken pictures of at Heathrow airport and evaluated them. Did i think they worked well? why/why not? and how could they be improved? here are some examples(to view larger please click the image): The below image is of the standard signage that they have at…

Academic Year 2010/11 – Day 3

Today was mostly spent looking over my proposal for the essay, so I thought I would upload what I have thus far: Debating how the use of certain factors within wayfinding systems can help or hinder the user’s interpretation. Introduction: Navigation has been a necessary part of human life for thousands of years. How to…