This Self-Learning Module (SLM) is prepared so that you, our dear learners, can continue your studies and learn while at home. Activities, questions, directions, exercises, and discussions are carefully stated for you to understand each lesson.
Each SLM is composed of different parts. Each part shall guide you step-by-step as you discover and understand the lesson prepared for you.
Pre-tests are provided to measure your prior knowledge on lessons in each SLM. This will tell you if you need to proceed on completing this module or if you need to ask your facilitator or your teacher’s assistance for better understanding of the lesson. At the end of each module, you need to answer the post-test to self-check your learning. Answer keys are provided for each activity and test. We trust that you will be honest in using these.
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If you look around, you see different colors, shapes, lines, and textures. These elements of design make up our environment. You see designs that are created using a combination of these elements like product advertisements on billboards, handicrafts in the market, and beautiful and attractive landscapes. All of these relates with each other using the principle of design and elements.
This module was designed and written with you in mind. It is here to help you know that design principles and elements relates to everyday objects. At the end of this module you are expected to:
1. Define what is graphic design.
2. know that design principles and elements relate to everyday objects;
3. understand all the elements of graphic design;
4. follow the principles of design in creating an output;
5. create an organizer using multiple elements of design.