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Designing the user interface: Text, colour, images, moving images and sound

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Designing the user interface: Text, colour, images, moving images and sound

Why is the way something looks important? Text, colour, images, moving images and sound all interact to produce a user-friendly environment within a user interface. This free course, Designing the user interface, will help you understand the effect each software component has on the user and explain how a consistent and thoughtful application of these components can have a significant impact on the look of the final product.

Course learning outcomes

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • After studying this course, you should be able to:
  • design a user interface, making effective use of typeface, colour, still and moving images, and sound.

First Published: 09/08/2012

Updated: 12/11/2018