The creation and use of symbols and graphical images to represent ideas or concepts.
Beginner competence definition
At the beginner level, individuals have an awareness of the role and purpose of icons in design. They are able to use icons to enhance visual communication.
Intermediate competence definition
Intermediate-level individuals understand basic icon design principles and techniques. They are skilled in creating simple, clear, and meaningful icons, and can use icons effectively in different design contexts.
Advanced competence definition
At an advanced level, individuals are experts in creating complex and sophisticated icons that communicate effectively. They understand how to use icons to tell stories and convey emotions. They can also lead icon design efforts and develop innovative icon design solutions.