Course in Graphic Design

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Graphic Design

Participating in a Course in Graphic Design is a great way for individuals to further their knowledge of the field and gain a competitive edge in a career that continues to grow and change along with the many advances in technology.

 

What is a Course in Graphic Design? A graphic design course gives students the opportunity to become experienced in the digital media world, producing high-quality designs using the latest and greatest in computer software. Students learn how to create unique digital media in order to convey messages with images and the written word. Some common graphic design courses include 2D animation, typography, photography, video editing and print, among others, and students can choose a course that fits within their desired area of interest.

 

By taking a course, students are able to enhance their skills and become specialized at using a particular software program, including InDesign, Photoshop, Adobe CS5 and more. Moving beyond the basic graphic design abilities, those who enroll in a course can develop expert level skills that are valuable in today’s industry.

 

The cost for a Course in Graphic Design will vary depending on the school of choice. Courses also vary in length, making it essential for prospective students to contact the school for complete tuition information.

 

Completing a graphic design course allows individuals the opportunity to move up in a current job or to find greater opportunities elsewhere. When finished, students can find work in many different fields, including advertising, publishing, electronic media and packaging. With a higher level of expertise in graphic design, students are better able to attain their chosen career path in an extremely competitive and in-demand industry.

 

There are a wide variety of options when it comes to graphic design courses. Universities around the world offer online courses for the convenience of those who are unable to physically attend classes. We offer an extensive database of courses that students can explore. 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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Digital Graphic Design Fundamentals

London College of Contemporary Arts
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 10 weeks March 2018 United Kingdom London + 1 more

This course will offer you a solid introduction to the Adobe Creative Suite 6* applications: Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign. You will gain a strong understanding of the principals of visual language, boosting your confidence in decision making and helping to develop your eye for design. [+]

Digital Graphic Design Fundamentals

This course will offer you a solid introduction to the Adobe Creative Suite 6* applications: Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign. You will gain a strong understanding of the principals of visual language, boosting your confidence in decision making and helping to develop your eye for design.

Course Requirements

Minimum age: 18 years of age, English proficiency: intermediate and eligible to study in the UK.

Duration

10 weeks (Part-time) 3 weeks (Full time)

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Intensive 3d Animation Course With Maya Autodesk

COCO - Escuela Europea para la Comunicación y Las Artes Visuales
Campus Part time 85 hours November 2018 Spain Alicante

Basic professional training to get started in 3D Animation. [+]

Basic professional training to get started in 3D Animation.

Agenda

The software

Maya interface Movement tools

Introduction to Animation

Brief theory of animation and principles of animation. Animation interface, Channel Box, TimeSlider, Graph Editor.

First contact with the Animation

Basic animation: Balls bouncing with difference of weights, concepts of timming and squash / strech overlapping, braking with pendulums and balls with tail. Fundamentals of balance and weight: ball with legs, balances and jumps. Mechanics of the lower part of the body Introduction to Blocking: Analysis of the pose and cycles of walking and basic jumps. Recipients

Students and others interested in the world of 3D computer animation (Designers, 2D animators, creatives, motion artists, etc.) who want to enter the world of animation and cinematics for videogames, movies or advertising. No previous animation experience is required to start this course.... [-]


Course in Graphic Illustrations & Design Fundamentals (Adobe Illustrator)

First Media Design School
Campus Full time 65 hours August 2018 Singapore

This course is specially designed to teach learners a holistic approach to appreciate and apply design basics, brand building and product packaging in 2D and 3D formats. [+]

Course in Graphic Illustrations & Design Fundamentals (Adobe Illustrator)

This course is specially designed to teach learners a holistic approach to appreciate and apply design basics, brand building and product packaging in 2D and 3D formats. Learners will be taught how to develop a brand/visual identity system using illustrator software as a rendering tool.

Entry requirement Basic computer operational knowledge and skills. Able to speak, read and write in English. Have an interest in arts and design. Methods of assessment

All assessment is based on 100% coursework. Students are expected to demonstrate their design skills in the form of verbal and visual presentations and reports in preparation of portfolio work.... [-]


Graphic Design Course

Inter-Dec College
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Canada Montreal

A dynamic program designed for people who are passionate about printed and electronic media. It is designed to fulfill both your needs and those of the [+]

Graphic Design Course

A dynamic program designed for people who are passionate about printed and electronic media. It is designed to fulfill both your needs and those of the industry.

The Graphic Design program at Inter-Dec College offers students professional level facilities (MAC and PC labs with individual workstations, a full photography studio) and helps them master their skills as graphic designers using the latest software such as QuarkExpress, Dreamweaver and the full Adobe CS5 suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, etc.).

As a graduate, you will find work with organizations that specialize in publishing, packaging, advertising and promotions in electronic and printed media.... [-]


Oneyear Course In Graphic Design

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Sao Paulo
Campus Full time 270 hours September 2018 Brazil São Paulo

The new media has grown demand for graphic designers, necessary in creating visuality in any visual communication medium, opening the range of the area's performance to sectors such as game design and information design. [+]

BECAUSE?

The new media has grown demand for graphic designers, necessary in creating visuality in any visual communication medium, opening the range of the area's performance to sectors such as game design and information design.

FOR WHOM?

Students and professionals of different backgrounds who want to migrate to the area or who wish to improve their techniques in typography, illustration and computer graphics. The candidate must have basic knowledge of Photoshop and Illustrator.

HOW IS IT?

The course balances the practice of the market with the fundamental principles of design theory. It is organized into four modules, always ending with the presentation of a project: tools, editorial, information design and final project.... [-]


Diploma in Graphic Design

LaSalle College Vancouver
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Canada Vancouver

If you have imagination, a business-oriented mind and a passion for graphic design, take your talent to the next level with the Graphic Design Program. [+]

Students in this program will have the opportunity to learn to apply the fundamentals of design, typography, illustration and production procedures in creative communication problems and projects. In addition, students have the opportunity to learn how to meet the needs of clients quickly, creatively and economically. Training will be provided to give students the opportunity to design with the following software tools: Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator, Flash, and Dreamweaver.

Objectives

Upon graduation, Graphic Design graduates will have acquired the training and developed the portfolio necessary to interview for entry-level positions in advertising agencies, design studios, publishing houses, web development companies, corporate communications departments, and television studios.... [-]


One Year Course In Graphic Design And Computer Graphics

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Rio de Janeiro
Campus Part time 200 hours March 2018 Brazil Rio de Janeiro

The course One Year Graphic Design and Infographics addresses the knowledge of graphic design and practice, highlighting the infographics as exercise and formalization of an architectural design thinking. [+]

THIS PROGRAM IS IN PORTUGUESE Taught

Start Date: March Lessons: Monday and Wednesday - 19h30 to 22h30 + some Saturdays from 10h to 14h Hours: 200 hours Portuguese language DESCRIPTION AND OBJECTIVES

The course One Year Graphic Design and Infographics addresses the knowledge of graphic design and practice, highlighting the infographics as exercise and formalization of an architectural design thinking. Search in theory and history contextualization necessary for the development of a conscious and consistent practice. The course aims, quickly, to promote the transition of students and professionals in the graphic design area, presenting tools and methods for creating and analyzing, developing drafting skills and creating projects.... [-]


Bts Graphic Design

ITECOM Art Design NICE
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 France Nice

Contrary to popular belief, the "Graphic Design" is not limited to simple treatment "Chart" and aesthetics of different media, either "Print" or "Digital". The "Design" in itself has always been a process of conceptualization. Already since the early 18th century, the Graphic Design combines the "Project and Graphics" (Shaftesbury - 1712). [+]

Duration of training: 2 years Communication Option and optional print media or communication and digital media Contrary to popular belief, the "Graphic Design" is not limited to simple treatment "Chart" and aesthetics of different media, either "Print" or "Digital" . The "Design" in itself has always been a process of conceptualization. Already since the early 18th century, the Graphic Design combines the "Project and Graphics" (Shaftesbury - 1712). Today, it has four essential characteristics. By analogy with the 4 Ps of Marketing Mix, the 4 C can evoke the "Design": Creativity / complexity / compromise / choice. The combination of two words: "Design" and "Graphics" can thus be translated this way:... [-]


Course: Visual Effects, 3D Art & Compositing

Quasar Design University in Rome
Campus Full time Part time March 2018 Italy Rome

The course runs through all the creative stages in an animation scene in the creative flow of visual effects. It examines the entire workflow starting from the conception of a story: the development of a storyboard, the creation of concept designs and clay, modeling, texturing, shading of 3D subjects, the dynamics of particles such as smoke, fire, water, building frames, rigging, to permit the successful animation of each part of element or character on stage, to arrive in depth at the final stages of compositing in Nuke and video editing till the final color correction. [+]

Visual Effects, 3D Art & Compositing

The course runs through all the creative stages in an animation scene in the creative flow of visual effects. It examines the entire workflow starting from the conception of a story: the development of a storyboard, the creation of concept designs and clay, modeling, texturing, shading of 3D subjects, the dynamics of particles such as smoke, fire, water, building frames, rigging, to permit the successful animation of each part of element or character on stage, to arrive in depth at the final stages of compositing in Nuke and video editing till the final color correction. By sharing projects in the classroom and online in our dedicated forum, students will be encouraged to team-work, which is necessary in the real world of film and television companies.... [-]


Graphic Design Technology Specialist Program

Vancouver Career College
Campus Full time September 2018 Canada Burnaby Vancouver Surrey Abbotsford Port Coquitlam Kelowna + 4 more

The Graphic Design Technology Specialist program at Vancouver Career College will teach you to master a wide range of digital imaging software and prepare you to become a digital media software specialist rather than a graphic ... [+]

Graphic Design Technology Specialist Program

The Graphic Design Technology Specialist program at Vancouver Career College will teach you to master a wide range of digital imaging software and prepare you to become a digital media software specialist rather than a graphic designer. You will build a unique skillset encompassing industry standard software, including Illustrator, Photoshop, Fireworks and more. You'll also learn about essential web design software, XHTML, CSS, Premier Pro and After Effects. Upon graduation, you'll be ready to compete for a wide range of design software specialist positions.

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Graphic Design Course

Beppu Mizobe Gakuen College
Campus Full time 2 years April 2018 Japan Beppu

We are living in an age that demands that information be designed in a way that is functional, yet visually stimulating. Students are able to obtain certification as Desktop Publisher Designers, Web Designers, and others upon graduation. [+]

We are living in an age that demands that information be designed in a way that is functional, yet visually stimulating. Students are able to obtain certification as Desktop Publisher Designers, Web Designers, and others upon graduation.

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Zbrush Sculpting Course With (animated Characters)

FX ANIMATION Barcelona 3D & Film School
Campus Part time 1 month July 2018 Spain Barcelona

The course is designed to acquire a solid foundation in the tool. [+]

Next call: July 2016 - OPEN ENROLLMENT Duration: 1 month, 3 hours daily from Monday to Thursday Places: 10 Headquarters: Barcelona Description and purpose

The course is designed to acquire a solid foundation in the tool.

It is aimed at illustrators, graphic artists, designers, technicians and 3D professionals who wish to manage the most advanced tool for digital artists.

Requirements

3D modeling and texturing. Basic knowledge of Photoshop.

What makes us different?

Agenda approved by Pixologic Spain with Certification Professor ZBrushAcademy (unique worldwide)

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BA (Hons) Semester Courses in Graphic Design

Arts University Bournemouth - Arts Study Abroad Programs
Campus Part time 10 - 30 weeks August 2018 United Kingdom Poole

Graphic design is a vehicle for communication as well as self-expression. It is about communicating to inform, educate, entertain, persuade, or any combination of these. This course aims to foster self-confidence and the ability to develop informed design [+]

BA (Hons) Semester Courses in Graphic Design

Graphic design is a vehicle for communication as well as self-expression. It is about communicating to inform, educate, entertain, persuade, or any combination of these. This course aims to foster self-confidence and the ability to develop informed design strategies; it will also encourage you to bring your own experiences and interests to the course. You will develop your own unique and individual approach to visual problem solving. Graphic designers need to be able to make decisions in complex and unpredictable contexts and react quickly to new information, evolving briefs, changes in situations and advances in technology. Innovation is therefore central to the course and will be critical to your development. You will engage with a variety of contextual and design issues such as user-centred design, sustainability, emerging technology, service design, information design and interactive design.... [-]


Courses in Kidz Com.- Graphics

Oscar Institute
Campus Full time 1 month September 2018 United Arab Emirates Dubai

Digital graphic courses for children ages 6 to 8 [+]

DIGITAL GRAPHICS COURSE (6 -8 years)

TOTAL DURATION: 24 Hours (3 X 2 hour each (12 sessions) -1 Month) Windows Xp (2 Hrs.)

Explorer Desktop Settings Taskbar Properties

PaintBrush (6 Hrs.) Preliminary Drawing utility using mouse under Windows. Coredraw: (12 Hrs.) CorelDRAW is Vector graphic software, allowing the user to produce World Class Illustrations with 16.7 million colors. Salient Features

With CorelDRAW you can create Illustrations from scratch, enhance the Designs, use and embellish scanned Photos of your Digital Art, and send your finished work out in many ways. A vector-based drawing Program with extensive text handling and precision-drawing features. Ideal tool for virtually any design project from Commercial Art to technical illustrations, advertisements, publishing and Internet publishing. ... [-]

Course - Adobe Photoshop (Basic)

First Media Professional Learning Centre
Campus Full time 24 hours August 2018 Singapore Buona Vista area + 1 more

To develop a basic appreciation for digital imaging, image manipulation and poster design through the use of Adobe Photoshop. [+]

Course - Adobe Photoshop (Basic)To develop a basic appreciation for digital imaging, image manipulation and poster design through the use of Adobe Photoshop. This course also introduces learners to the very basics,tools and techniques to create bitmap and image base graphics.

What Will You Learn During the Lessons?

Lesson 1:

• Introduction to Photoshop

• User interface tools

• File formats

• Bitmap Vs Vector

• Resolution and Image Sizing

• Selection

• Art board and Canvas SizeLesson 2:

• Bitmap Graphics

• Introduction to Layers and Concepts

• Arranging of images using layers

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