As a Design Apprentice Björg worked in real-world business situations and learned about the inner workings of an agency.
BJÖRG served as a Design Apprentice at Meno Total, contributing to various tasks within the department for a duration of two years. During this apprenticeship, she gained valuable insights into the advertising, marketing, web design, and graphic design industries while actively participating in a range of projects for clients. Working closely with a dedicated mentor, BJÖRG acquired practical experience in web design basics and graphic design. She also developed the ability to effectively translate and communicate design artifacts, including requirements, personas, scenarios, interaction flows, wireframes, screen mockups, demos, functional specifications, and content matrices. Her two-year apprenticeship provided her with a comprehensive understanding of planning and designing web structures and content, organizational approaches based on user needs and marketing goals, research requirements for user testing, participatory design, rapid iterative prototyping, and usability principles.
School: Meno Total, Norway
Category: Graphic design & Web design
Degree Year: 2001 - 2003