Assignment 5.3: Performing a visual text analysis

Purpose of the assignment

You will practice what you have learned from chapter 5 about the analysis of the visual aspects of a text.

Subject matter

  • All of chapter 5


We all instinctively relate to a text, either positively or negatively, when at first confronted with the visual aspect of the text. 

  • Select a text that you particularly like or dislike based on the positive or negative visual impression that the text has made on you.
  • Analyze the visual aspects of this text, indicating in detail what you liked or disliked about the design of the text.
  • In the process, keep all the aspects discussed in chapter 5 in mind.