Understand Color Theory in Web Design with Adobe Color Wheel

Offered By
Coursera Project Network
In this Guided Project, you will:

Learn about Color Wheel and Color Schemes

Understand the Psychology of color

Use Adobe Color Wheel Tool and Select color palette for new website mockup

Clock2 hours
CloudNo download needed
VideoSplit-screen video
Comment DotsEnglish
LaptopDesktop only

By the end of this project you will learn and understand the color psychology, color concepts and applying the color theory that will help to create effective and smart designs. We will explore Adobe Color Wheel tool and how to build a harmonious color palette for a website mockup. Color is one of the fundamentals of Graphic web design. It is a powerful instrument that can evoke one reaction in one person may evoke the opposite reaction in another. Note: This course works best for learners who are based in the North America region. We’re currently working on providing the same experience in other regions.

Skills you will develop

Adobe ColorColor wheelPsychology of coloronline design

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Get to know the Color Wheel basics

  2. Learn about Color Schemes

  3. Understand the psychology of color

  4. Create user attention with color

  5. Use Adobe Color Wheel Tool

  6. Select color palette for new website mockup

How Guided Projects work

Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required

In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step

Frequently asked questions

Frequently Asked Questions

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