Visual design challenge

Design of the Pill Chart / Communication design

What are the challenges of communicating with symbols and pictograms? What strategies can be used. Can meanings be conveyed without loss of information? What kind of ambiguities are generated when you design such visual messages? One more class assignment I give to my students. This is the most challenging.

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Last updated: 8 APR. 2020
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ASSIGNMENT DIFFICULTY LEVEL
Very Difficult
70%
ASSIGNMENT DESIGN
Mandar Rane
Prof. Mandar Rane
Communication Design
Faculty IDC, IIT Bombay
AUDIENCE
Primary Audience:
Communication Design + Interaction Design + VIsual communication 
Secondary Audience:
Aspiring designers keen on solving communication design problems 
PREREQUISITES

1. Knowledge of basic typography
2. Awareness of elements and principles of design 
3. Visual Order - Rationalizing grammar of design decisions