396 AVCI Course – College Bathroom Signage

396 Applied Visual Communication I Course taught at Medicine Hat College
Class Assignment:  A semiotic study of Bathroom Signage

Students were each allocation a pair of washrooms throughout the college campus. The task was to design new bathroom signage that specifically considered the context (location and users) of the bathrooms. The assignment formed part of an introduction to semiotics.

Bathroom signage was created for the following locations:

Images 1 – 5  College Bar
Images 6 – 8  Science
Images 9 – 10  Cafeteria
Images 11 – 12  Humanities
Images 13 – 16  Trades
Images 17 – 18  Library
Images 19 – 20  Science Lab
Images 21 – 23  2nd Floor
Images 24 – 25  Nursing
Images 26 – 27  Theatre
Images 28  Gym
Images 29  Computer Labs
Images 30  Offices
Images 31  Faculty Only
Images 32  3rd Floor