2. INFOGRAPHICS AND I.C.T PROJECTS
• An infographic (information graphics ) is a representation of
information in a graphic format designed to make the data
easily understandable at a glance. People use infographics to
quickly communicate a message, to simplify the representation
of large amounts of data, to see data patterns and
relationships, and to monitor changes and variables over time.
. Identify a local or regional cause or issue for social change related to
specific professional tracks that can be addressed or tackled using an ICT
projects for social change.
. Analyze how target or intended users and audiences are expected to
respond to the proposed ICT Project for social change on the basis of content,
value, and user experience.
. Integrate rich multimedia content in design and development to best
enhance the user experience and deliver content of an ICT Project for Social
4. • Understand how to work with peers and publics/partners for the
development of an ICT Projects that advocates or mobilizes for a specific
social change or cause.
5. DEVELOPING AN I.C.T PROJECT FOR SOCIAL
To be able to succeed in the implementation of your ICT project,
it is the team head or project manager’s responsibility to define
the work and assign the persons responsible for the work of the
project to run smoothly, be finished on time, and within the set
budget. Project management is the discipline of planning,
organizing, securing and managing resources for the successful
completion of a task or project to meet specific goals and
objectives. The team should follow the stages of a project
development and practice effective communication and
brainstorming discussion on development.
6. PRINCIPLES OF VISUAL MANAGE DESIGN
• Infographic are visual presentations of information that use the
elements of design to quickly communicate an idea. Good
infographics attract readers and are viewed more easily than
long text articles. Therefore, infographics can deliver a
message more easily which can be spread around the world
with the use of free sharing tools.
7. WAYS THAT INFOGRAPHICS CAN BE USED:
Presenting survey data-Infographics are highly useful in presenting results
gathered from survey data. When organized in an infographics, it becomes
much easier and faster to draw meaning from data.
Simplifying a complicated concept-The core purpose of an infographics is to
simplify a complex idea which makes them great educational tools,
especially when presenting an overview of a topic instead of an in-depth
Explaining how things work-In addition to simplifying complex ideas,
infographics are often used to reveal the mechanics behind how objects
work. Skilled designers can create infographics that pull apart complex
products like cameras, iPhones, and clocks, and graphically explain their
8. Comparisons-When drawing comparisons, infographics help
organize similarities and differences by visually creating
parallels that complement the information being presented.
Comparisons can be difficult to express with words, sometimes
to the point of being more confusing than revealing to the
9. PRINCIPLES IN CREATING AN
Be Creative – you can use the combination of text, shapes, and
images to present your message in a creative way.
Be Unique – your message must be something people can
relate to, but it must be presented in a unique way to attract
the viewers’ attention. Present it in a surprising and exciting
way to draw attention.
Be Simple – presenting a simple, yet elegant design will attract
more attention than cluttered elements that may bore the
10. Use graphics and visuals – you can illustrate your point with
pictures, typography, and color.
Use the Forwarding tool – it is important that the viewer will be
able to easily click “share” after reading your infographics so
that your message can be forwarded and read by as many
people as possible. Include and locate the links and “share”
buttons in a place where they can be easily accessed.
11. INFOGRAPHICS ELEMENTS AND TOOLS:
• Graphs and bars
• Pies and icons
• Human infographics
• Timeline infographics
• Puzzle pieces