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Athlone, Westmeath, Ireland
The Blogsite for Design At AIT, showcasing the work of the students on the BA in Design [Communications], BA[Hons] in Design in Visual Communications, and the BA[Hons] in Design for Digital Media courses at the Athlone Institute of Technology.

Monday, January 31, 2011

Third Year Visual Communications: Magazine Double-page Spreads





Mark Moran

Two sample spreads and two alternative covers by Mark Moran, with some more to follow.

1st Year Design (Communications): Typography

Carla Fortune
Siobhan McDermott
Emma Ryan
Brigid Mullooly
Bryan Dermody
Amber Flanagan
David O’Brien
Emma Collier
Sarah Hand

Aisling Doolan (1+2)

1st Year Level 7 Students have just completed their first basic design brief: designing letterforms devised from three basic shapes: square, circle and triangle. They had five class sessions to complete the brief, with this morning’s class devoted to finalising their designs in Adobe Illustrator. We’re pretty happy with the results.

Tuesday, January 18, 2011

Design at AIT Portfolio Assessment Dates 2011

For those of you who may be interested in pursuing either the Design (Communications) or Visual Communications courses at the Institute, CAO Portfolio Assessment dates for this year are as follows:

Monday March 28th - Thursday March 31st inclusive, and
Tuesday April 5th - Friday April 8th inclusive.

Those of you who have applied through the CAO will be notified of your date, day and time of attendance around the middle of March.

We look forward to meeting you then.