Graphic
Design

1-Month Part-Time OR 2-Week Accelerated Training

Typography and Colour Theory

Make appealing and outstanding designs by understanding the use of fonts and colours in designs.

UX Design

Learn how to create and develop the right designs for different purposes and for various users.

Skill and Tools

Learn how to use Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator and InDesign to create powerful digital designs that pop.

Meet Your Support Team

At Ellae, we have a strong and well-informed team of experts to guide and support you whenever
you need it.

Learning Coordinator

Our learning coordinator is always available to provide the necessary tools and right environment for you to get the best.

Training Support

You can always get all the information you need about the classes, modules and curriculum,  dates and payments from our support desk.

IT Support

Get answers to all your technical questions from our IT support. Get information on required tools and software for the course.

What You’ll Learn

UNIT1: Introduction to graphic design


Introduction & Welcome to the Course!

Get Up and Running With Adobe Creative Cloud

UNIT 2: Learning Photoshop part 1: Creating a poster


Poster Introduction and file setup (revised)

Gathering Assets

Making Selections

Refining Selections Update: The New Photoshop 2015.5 Selection and Masking Space

Refining Selections

Working With Text

Refining the Layout

Creating Additional Looks to Give Your Client Options

Exporting Your Artwork

UNIT 3: Learning Photoshop part 2: creating a composite image


Introduction to Photoshop Compositing

Getting assets for your first composite image

Compositing Continued & Color Levels

Refining Selections

Pushing Your Design Further

One More Idea & Exporting Your Image

UNIT 4: Basics of Adobe Illustrator


Introduction to the Project

Working With Text: Type Tools, Adobe Type kit, and Creating Outlines

Working with Shapes, Color & Graphics

Artboards and Creating Additional Designs

Exporting Your Files

UNIT 5: Creating a logo


Introduction to This Section

Research and Gathering Ideas

Creating a Mood board

Bring in Your Text and Picking Fonts

Basic Tool Overview

Creating Your First Looks

Refining Ideas

Designing Your Presentation For Your Clients

Exporting and Sending Comps to Clients

Finalize Your Logo, Part 1: Refining Color and Creating a “Details” Page

Finalize Your Logo, Part 2: Artboard Setup for Quick Export and File Management

Finalize Your Logo, Part 3: Batch Export Files and Professional Client Delivery

UNIT 6: Creating a Magazine Ad


Project Introduction

Setting Up the File

Gathering Assets and How to Scrape Photos

Getting Things in Place

Design Continued…

Further Refinement, Adding Photos, and Masking with Shapes

Export the Final Ad for Press & Reviewing Design Decisions

How to Package Editable Photoshop Files to Share With Someone Else

UNIT 7: Basics of InDesign part 1: creating an eBook


Introduction and File Setup

Placing Assets and Basic Layout

Finalize the Design, Exporting, and Packaging Final Files

UNIT 8: Basics of InDesign part 2: Creating a brochure


Project Introduction

Beginning With the End in Mind

File Setup

Outside Layout: Part 1

Outside Layout: Part 2

Inside Layout

Exporting Final Files, Part 1: Generic Export

Exporting Final Files, Part 2: Adding Printer Marks and Fold Guides in InDesign

Exporting Final Files, Part 3: Add Printer Marks and Fold Guides in Illustrator

UNIT 9: Creating custom business card


Project Introduction & File Setup

Business Card Design

Exporting Final Files and Custom Finishes

UNIT 10: Introduction to Behance


Features overview of behance

Create a custom cover and full width portfolio image for behance

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This course helped me acquire the necessary skills for digital and print design. I got first hand practical training in User Experience design. I look forward to creating better designs from now on!

Meet Your Instructors

You’ll be learning from highly skilled instructors with practical experience.

Gideon Onobong

Creative Design Lead,
Ellae Creative Design Agency

David Obisesan

Digital Marketing Lead,
Ellae Creative Design Agency

Tosin Olawore

Web Development Lead,
Ellae Creative Design Agency

Tuition

You can choose between our 2-week accelerated course or the 1-month part-time course.

2-Week Accelerated Course

Sept 4 – Sept 18 (2-Week)

Wed, Thurs & Fri
10am – 12pm
NGN 40,000

Sept 4 – Oct 4 (1-Month)

Mon & Tue
10am – 12pm
NGN 40,000

Make payments and reserve your seat

 

Visit Our Academy

Come around and take a look at our classrooms or have a chat with our support team.

Benefits of Taking Our Training

On the completion of your training, you get a very rare and privileged opportunity.

Upon completion of the Ellae Graphic Design Training, the best students will be privilege of paid internships with companies we are in partnership with.

Get Answers

Here are the answers we have provided to frequently asked questions just for you.

How much is the course?

The graphic design course is NGN 40,000.

What is the duration of the training?

The Accelerated course is 2 weeks long on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.

The Full-Time course is 1 month long.

Do I get a certificate?

Yes, you get a certificate after the completion of your training. You also get to intern with firms we are in partnership with.