The arrangement and composition of visual elements in a design.
Beginner competence definition
Beginner individuals have a basic understanding of layout principles and best practices. They can create simple, balanced, and aesthetically pleasing layouts using design software. They are also familiar with common layout techniques and styles (e.g. grid-based layouts, asymmetrical layouts, etc.).
Intermediate competence definition
Intermediate individuals are skilled in creating effective and engaging layouts that communicate the intended message. They can use layout to create visual hierarchy and emphasis in designs, and understand how to use layout to create consistent and harmonious designs.
Advanced competence definition
Advanced-level individuals are experts in creating impactful and memorable layouts that solve complex design problems. They are skilled in using layout to create unique and distinctive designs that stand out. They also understand how to use layout to create designs that are visually engaging and emotionally impactful.