Certificate Program in Digital Design

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Digital Design

A certificate program is designed to provide students with education and training in a particular area. There are many different programs available, and they can include undergraduate, graduate and advanced certificates. They may also provide qualifications or be taken by students between academic study phases.

What is a certificate in digital design? During the program, students may learn the fundamentals of digital design. They may do so through visual media projects, and some programs may place a focus on graphics, 3D modeling, web design or digital video. Students may also receive hands-on experience as well as constructive critiques to help them get a feel for a wide range of careers in design. Courses may include video and motion design, visual thinking, graphic design and 3D trends.

By earning this certificate, individuals may have the opportunity to advance their careers and enhance their creative skillsets. The experience they gain can play a key role in positions they hold in the future.

The cost of obtaining a certificate can vary from school to school. Location also plays a role in determining cost, so research different school options and find out their prices. Also, get a feel for the programs offered and see which would be best for you.

A certificate in digital design can help individuals begin or further their careers as digital designers. Many digital designers find work in motion picture and video, software publishing, computer systems design, public relations and advertising. Job functions can include utilizing different design principles to solve digital needs, sketching ideas, creating 3D models and coming up with animations for TV and film.

Local and international students can earn a certificate from schools offering online courses. To get started, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

 

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Certificate In Digital Prépa

ITECOM Art Design Paris
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 France Paris

The Prep digital [e] lasts one year. Resolutely turned towards the future, it trains students to fundamental different digital languages. [+]

Best Certificate Programs in Digital Design 2017/2018. The Prep digital [e] lasts one year. Resolutely turned towards the future, it trains students to fundamental different digital languages. It has two objectives: upgrade your knowledge of digital design and computer programming, mature your career choices and choose your specialization in digital design. contents The Prep digital [e] offers a comprehensive education to address all digital production techniques: programming (Javascript, C ++, Python), digital design (Web, 3D, 2D, video). It also includes a digital culture courses. It gives all the skills to access various digital design specializations: gaming, web development, video editing, computer graphics, 3D animation, graphic design, web design, motion design ... Training Program Web and mobile app 3D Animation video editing and motion design Image and digital camera Interactivity and connected objects Programming language and development Introduction to Hacking software Illustrator Photoshop InDesign Dreamweaver After Effects final Cut 3DS MAX / Cinema 4D Adobe first Lightroom Admission to school tray or equivalence / first level File & maintenance (presentation of personal work) Training Available Initial training Training (CIF, FC ...) After the digital Prep Training [i], the student can move on specialized training in the business of digital: Infographics Webdesign web dev Video editing & special effects motion Graphics 3D Animation & Production [-]

Photoshop for Fashion Design – College Certificate

Kensington and Chelsea College
Campus Part time 10 weeks January 2018 United Kingdom London

An introduction to using Photoshop to create contemporary-looking fashion illustrations and express you design ideas. This course is suitable for all those who are interested in fashion and wish to build up a portfolio. [+]

Whatever your interests or ambitions, we offer an exciting range of fashion courses in our dedicated department, taught by specialist fashion professionals. Our excellent links with Higher Education fashion and textiles courses in the London Area means that we can help you prepare a successful fashion course application. Many of our students have progressed onto Higher Education, successfully set up small businesses, or gone on to work within the fashion industry. We have a reputation for the high standard of work produced, and entry to our courses is often competitive. We cater for beginners through to the very experienced, aiming to be as flexible as possible to meet individual needs. Acceptance onto all our fashion courses is by individual interview. Where appropriate you will be asked to bring examples of your work. At interview we can build a personal study programme taking into account your existing skills and time available. Course Overview An introduction to using Photoshop to create contemporary-looking fashion illustrations and express you design ideas. This course is suitable for all those who are interested in fashion and wish to build up a portfolio. Good as a standalone course, this can also support study in other design areas. You don’t need any previous experience or qualifications to join this course. Campus: Chelsea Centre Times: Thu 10:00 - 17:00 [-]

Certificate In Motion Design

ITECOM Art Design Paris
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 France Paris

At the crossroads of new technologies that cover the entire visual arts, this discipline helps design and implement tailored communications to mobile devices, incorporating the concept of motion with the combination of video, special effects, 2D and 3D animation, typography and graphics. [+]

Best Certificate Programs in Digital Design 2017/2018. The Motion Design is one of the new professions of the XXI century. "This is the art of giving life to graphic animation. " Training Available Initial training linked training (professional contract) Further education (CIF / CPF ...) At the crossroads of new technologies that cover the entire visual arts, this discipline helps design and implement tailored communications to mobile devices, incorporating the concept of motion with the combination of video, special effects, 2D and 3D animation, typography and graphics. The Motion Graphic Design and Motion Design, is animated graphical elements like pictures, pictograms, or typography, synchronized sound. Motion design is a relatively new discipline: the pioneers of this type of videos were the creators of film credits 60s but the technique has become widespread in the last 5 years with the advent of digital and software called "compositing "as After Effects, which could be defined simply as photoshop video. Motion design covers a broad stylistic panel that there are motion designers, and constantly changing: what is modern already a month can not be six months later, and it is not uncommon revolutionary technology is exceeded in less than a year. Today, motion design is everywhere, on television of course (generic JT or various TV games, titled headbands screen below) but also on the internet (corporate videos, web pages, animations, banners) and even the menus of our smartphones. His role: The motion-designer is an artist who expresses himself through the art form according... [-]

Art, Fashion & Design Certificate

BAU International Academy of Rome
Campus Full time 10 days October 2017 Italy Rome

Art, buildings, manufacts, visual contents and media products are cultural matters that represent social values and meanings through materials, techniques and ideas. Our experience of the visual world comes from a collaboration of eyes, mind and senses. The result of this collaboration shows up in images of the world. [+]

Art, buildings, manufacts, visual contents and media products are cultural matters that represent social values and meanings through materials, techniques and ideas. Our experience of the visual world comes from a collaboration of eyes, mind and senses. The result of this collaboration shows up in images of the world. But do images vary across cultures and time? Is there a 21st century form of seeing? How can media impact on art perception? How art can represent values and identity in the 21st century? Which skills will you improve? With this program students will: Enhance their visual, communication and comparative analysis skills Develop a personal view and critical perception of the Italian art and media Learn how to use a combination of text, audio, images, animation, video and media to create a brand recognizable identity Understand how to identify target markets, profile audiences and use successful presentation techniques Tailor your learning experience This certificate requires 42 contact hours and can be completed in 10 days, 2 weeks or in a 3-month period combined with other certificates. Contact us to know more about the scholarships available through the BAU Foundation and to customise your program. Certificate intakes are available every 2nd week of the month and applicants, especially non european, are strongly suggested to complete the enrollment process at least 40 days before the beginning of the selected course. Minimum number of participants to activate the certificate: 15 students Accommodation can be arranged upon request Tuition fee: 900 € Application fee: 150... [-]

Certificate in Digital Photography

Pearl Academy
Campus Part time 11 months July 2018 India Mumbai Jaipur New Delhi + 2 more

Pearl Academy has launched a special programme in photography for all age groups – ‘Digital Photography’ as a ‘weekend program.’ No previous knowledge about Photography is required. It is open to everyone who has the passion and desire to learn digital photography. [+]

Best Certificate Programs in Digital Design 2017/2018. DURATION: 11 Months, Weekend (24 sessions) ELIGIBILITY: Open to all VALIDATION: Pearl Academy Pearl certification Course Overview Pearl Academy has launched a special programme in photography for all age groups – ‘Digital Photography’ as a ‘weekend program.’ No previous knowledge about Photography is required. It is open to everyone who has the passion and desire to learn digital photography. Topics that you will learn Know your DSLR camera, Composition & aesthetics, Lighting techniques, Portraiture, Landscapes, Architecture, Interiors, Fashion, Travel, essentials of Photoshop for photographers. Learning about photography starts with knowing your camera module followed by composition techniques and understanding light. And then you will be introduced to various genres as above. Few workshops on essentials of photoshop will be conducted to increase your technical skills and learn image manipulations. A special workshop on fashion & beauty photography will be an interesting feature, as that will train you in setting up and staging a shoot. With a variety of theory and practical, these topics will be delivered in a fun and enthusiastic style. By the end of the program, you will be a confident photographer who could capture well-composed shots in specific genres. Canon photo mentors will be training you and leading your program to ensure the best portfolio from each one of you enrolled. [-]

Certificate in Design Techniques

The Open Window Institute for Arts and Digital Sciences
Online & Campus Combined Full time 1 year July 2018 South Africa Pretoria

The Certificate course in Design Techniques introduces students to fundamental aspects of Graphic Design. The elements and principles of design are explored and applied in projects throughout the course. Students gain industry related software skills and develop their practical abilities through the exploration of key design areas including typography, illustrated type, identity design and layout. Practical skills acquired culminate in a portfolio with which students can enter the job market. [+]

The Certificate course in Design Techniques introduces students to fundamental aspects of Graphic Design. The elements and principles of design are explored and applied in projects throughout the course. Students gain industry related software skills and develop their practical abilities through the exploration of key design areas including typography, illustrated type, identity design and layout. Practical skills acquired culminate in a portfolio with which students can enter the job market. Minimum entry requirements: Pass on National Senior Certificate (Grade 12) and basic computer literacy Course starts: 10 July Registrations close: 05 July Course fees: R46,800 Adobe Photoshop (Basic) This module serves as an introduction to the use of the Photoshop CS6 interface as a digital workflow solution to students specialising in most visual communication avenues. The module covers the essential tools and workflow most commonly used in both photographic and design practices, such as the Adobe Photoshop toolbox, options bar and applications panel; using Adobe Bridge; using smart objects and filters; understanding file types and file preparation for output. Adobe Photoshop (Intermediate) This module builds on existing skills of the Adobe Photoshop course and explores more of the advanced techniques available so as to ensure seamless operation and application of tools, workflows and processes involved in editing. Adobe Illustrator (Basic) During this module, students explore the possibilities that this design software has to offer. Students are familiarised with the sophisticated tools and techniques of Adobe Illustrator and they design various types of images from logos and business cards to artwork.... [-]

Media Camp Design Workshop

Media Design School
Campus Full time 2 weeks August 2018 Germany Munich Düsseldorf Berlin + 2 more

The Media Camp Design offers guidance and the opportunity to test your talent for a design study or a media professional. [+]

Best Certificate Programs in Digital Design 2017/2018. seminar target The Media Camp Design offers guidance and the possibility Her talent for a design study or a media professional to test. You learn the basics of classical and computer-aided design and test the teamwork in a practical project. You will gain insight into the complexities of visual design processes and are introduced to conceptual Working as a team. Recognize your personal potential and talents in the practical handling of traditional and modern media. Facts 2 weeks, 9:00 to 14:30 Degree: Certificate MD.H Release dates: Munich: 29/08/2016 - 09/09/2016 // Dusseldorf: Media Camp (emphasis on photography): 25-29/07/2016 // Media Camp (emphasis portfolio preparation): 01.-05.08.2016 Locations: Munich, Dusseldorf seminar contents Elemental Create / Drawing Digital Media, Typography and Communication Design Admission Requirements Interested in design programs, to inculcate and occupations, especially students from grammar schools, technical schools and high schools or subject changer. [-]

3D ANIMATION FOUNDATIONS (Certificate II in Creative Industries (Media))

Academy of Interactive Entertainment
Online & Campus Combined Part time 10 - 20 weeks June 2018 Australia Sydney Melbourne Canberra Adelaide Australia Online USA Lafayette Seattle USA Online Campbellsville Perth + 10 more

3D Animation Foundations is designed to introduce students to the many career opportunities available for 3D artists, animators and designers. This course gives student an understanding of the creative potential of the 3D animation software used in the games, film and visual effects industry. [+]

3D Animation Foundations is designed to introduce students to the many career opportunities available for 3D artists, animators and designers. This course gives student an understanding of the creative potential of the 3D animation software used in the games, film and visual effects industry. The course covers the fundamentals of 3D animation including: 3D modeling Texturing Animation Lighting Rendering Character design Environment design Short movie production The course concludes in an production unit wherein students will work together to produce a short animated film. Students start by planning their animation with concept art and storyboards, modelling and animating their designs throughout the production process and finish by editing sound, music and special FX into the final product. 3D Animation Foundations serves as a valuable bridge to further study in 3D animation, including 3D animation for games or film. Graduates leave with a portfolio of work, knowledge and skills useful in many other multimedia and design areas. For students currently studying in year 11 or 12 at an ACT or NSW College/High School, this course may be counted towards your Higher School Certificate or Year 12 Certificate. For more information, please contact your school VET co-ordinator or AIE reception. Victorian and Commonwealth Government-Subsidised Training If you are applying to study this course at AIE Melbourne, you may be eligible for Victorian and Commonwealth funding. To view subsidised course fees, click on 'Melbourne' under the Course Fees and Start Dates heading below. Online options available 3D Animation Foundations is now offered from... [-]

Game Graphics & Multimedia Entertainment

Friends of Design - Academy of Digital Arts
Campus Full time 1 year South Africa Cape Town

Make use of your existing design skills and expand your creativity into other markets such as Game Design for Ad games, Educational games, Online or Mobile games and more – we’ll show you just how to get there. Friends of Design – Academy of Digital Arts, has been running the Game Graphics & Multimedia Entertainment Course since 2012 with great success, being the first Council of Higher Education... [+]

Best Certificate Programs in Digital Design 2017/2018. Game Graphics & Multimedia Entertainment Make use of your existing design skills and expand your creativity into other markets such as Game Design for Ad games, Educational games, Online or Mobile games and more – we’ll show you just how to get there. Friends of Design – Academy of Digital Arts, has been running the Game Graphics & Multimedia Entertainment Course since 2012 with great success, being the first Council of Higher Education accredited, stand-alone course of its kind in South Africa. This course offers game enthusiasts, creatives and interactive media interested students the chance to get an education in this field, thus providing the future employees for companies in the digital entertainment business, as well as equipping students for starting their own companies as freelancers. What to expect from your studies The course is packed with theoretical & practical training that includes: Game Production Overview History of Games and Gaming Game Design Concepts Game Design Document Writing 3D Modeling and Texturing Basics Scripting Basics Game Engine Basics The different applications of Game Technology How to start game and interactive product production Pitching a Game Concept Creating and Importing in-game assets Final Project in your field of choice (Scripting, Game Design Document, 3D Modeling …) Game Prototyping Interface Design Theory Animation in 3D Software Advanced Scripting Level Design Theory You will learn how to use the following Software Applications: Unity3D® Blender® JavaScript (Game Engine related) On Completion You will be able to do... [-]