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Designing Academic Posters

Designing Academic Posters In-Person

Canva (https://www.canva.com) is a graphic design platform, used to create social media graphics, presentations, posters, documents and other visual content. 

This workshop on designing academic posters is intended for people interested in developing their digital literacy skills with no background in Canva/graphic design or those who may have some experience and are interested in learning more.

Learning Objectives

On completing the session, participants will be able to: 

  • Summarize 5 basic principles of design in relation to academic posters 
  • Explain why accessibility is important and provide examples of dos and don’ts for designing with accessibility in mind 
  • Log in to Canva and create a simple poster

This workshop will take place in the Digital Scholarship Studio, Q+1 (first floor) of Boole Library. 

Related LibGuide: Digital Scholarship Studio by Martin O'Driscoll

Thursday, November 30, 2023
10:00 - 11:30
Time Zone:
UK, Ireland, Lisbon Time (change)
Digital Scholarship Studio Computers
UCC Library:
Boole Library
  Library Staff     Postgraduates     UCC Staff  
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Event Organizer

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Stephanie Chen

Digital Learning Specialist,
UCC Library 

Email: stephanie.chen@ucc.ie