Scientific poster design

19.09.2018, 10:30-18:00
20.09.2018, 10:30-18:00
03.10.2018, 10:30-18:00
Scientific poster design
Free entry. Registration is required.

Kunsthalle Zürich
Limmatstrasse 270
CH-8005 Zürich

Tel: +41 (0) 44 272 15 15
Fax: +41 (0) 44 272 18 88

What is a Scientific Poster and how can I design an appealing layout for my research? The full design process from information architecture to typography and layout to visualisation will be covered. You will learn how to design your own Scientific Poster.

What is a scientific poster traditionally? What should I put on the Scientific Poster to insure a successful visualisation and communication of my research project? How should I draft, structure, plan and visualise my Scientific Poster?

Discussion of specific questions related to issues arising in participant‘s own work. At the end, you will have a printable poster in your hand, or you can use it online. But furthermore, you will be able to apply the rules of good design.

Participants will:

  • Learn to structure your content for layout
  • Learn the do's and don'ts of typography
  • Learn the whys of design
  • Learn how to use design grids
  • Learn the tools for designing
  • Learn to edit images for layout
  • Learn how perception works
  • Learn how to use color 

In this hands-on course, you will learn to implement the know-how in your own scientific project.

Instructor: Tanja Hess

Prof. Tanja Hess is teaching Visualising in the degree program Multimedia Production at HTW Chur.




25 Sa