Posts fromJune, 2014

Designing a Typeface: A Beginner’s Guide to Typography Week 3

Week 3 Types of typefaces Obviously, typeface designs come in thousands of shape variations, and as well as Serifs and Sans Serifs, there are...

27 Jun 2014 2m to read

Designing a Typeface: A Beginners Guide to Typography Week 2

Week 2 Terminology & Anatomy Even if you are an experienced calligrapher or lettering artist, designing a typeface is an altogether different...

20 Jun 2014 2m to read

Study Online and Become a Successful Graphic Designer

This week, our new BA (Hons) Graphic Design students embark upon their studies. This course enables students to gain an internationally recognised...

20 Jun 2014 3m to read

10 Reasons Why Online Study is the Perfect Option for Adult Learners

As you get older you may find the window of opportunity for getting a university degree is getting smaller every day. Where does someone with all the...

17 Jun 2014 7m to read

How to Take Better Pictures: Photography Tips for Beginners (Part 3)

Exposure: How to measure light in a scene This week’s article will be shorter and hopefully sweeter; deliberately so because we want to concentrate...

16 Jun 2014 3m to read

Designing a Typeface: A Beginner’s Guide to Typography Week 1

Week 1 Typeface Design A typeface “is the collection of thousands of years of collective human social, technological and economic history, combined...

13 Jun 2014 4m to read

How to Take Better Pictures: Photography Tips for Beginners (Part 2)

How to use shutter speed and aperture settings History has given us some truly epic conflicts. These invariably feature two parties with apparently...

9 Jun 2014 8m to read

Meet Your Tutor, Joanna Kane, BA, MA Hons, MSc, PGCE

Hello new students! I’m Joanna Kane, Programme Leader for Photography, and I’ve been working with IDI for three years tutoring in...

5 Jun 2014 5m to read

Study Tips for Effective Time Management While Studying Online

Studying online presents the student with the opportunity to enjoy a level of flexibility that is impossible to achieve with traditional modes of...

5 Jun 2014 9m to read

What Can I Expect From Studying Online?

Online study is becoming an increasingly popular option for people who are looking to achieve respected qualifications without having to put their...

4 Jun 2014 9m to read

My IDI Experience: Natasha Lanigan

Hello Freshers – you’ve already taken the first step towards achieving your dreams, so let me tell you about the next. But first, a little...

4 Jun 2014 5m to read

How to Create an Online Portfolio That’s Fit for the Future

Creating an online profile should be a top priority for anyone working in the creative sector. Your online presence – website, Facebook, blog,...

3 Jun 2014 14m to read

Meet Your Tutor: Dawn Correia MA, BA (Hons), PGCE

Hello and welcome to IDI! As new students, you are bound to be feeling a little apprehensive but hopefully excited at the prospect of starting your...

3 Jun 2014 6m to read