After having had a quick review with my teachers, I have made a few minor adjustments to my design. The changes are fairly small and not to world changing, but I have decided to record them all the same.
The only two changes to the overall design was the removal of both the underline for the type (which my teacher noted for being somewhat unnecessary to the design, as the underline makes the type look trapped), and the second removal of the dollar sign attached to the graduation cap, which both me and the teacher agreed was unfitting since the company was British and that the design actually looks better without anything attached.
Looking at the design now, I feel fairly comfortable with
Good Design? Evaluation
Please note you are asked to describe and make analysis of your thoughts and actions about the topics below. If you have been able to act upon your considerations of Good Design you should give reasons for your design decisions. If you have not been able to act upon your considerations, nevertheless give reasons for this and reflect upon your thoughts about the actions you would have liked to have taken further. Honest evaluations are required as this reflection is to help you move forward.
- In what ways have you considered the sustainability of your project process and outcomes?
- In what ways have you considered the ethical implications of your project process and outcomes?
- In sustainability and ethical terms in what ways was your work in this project an improvement or a backward step for you as a socially conscious designer?
- What targets can you make at this point for your work in the future as a socially conscious designer?