Introduction To Graphic Design

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

What You'll Learn

The building blocks of design.

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.

Curriculum

Personalized Learning

• Introduction & Welcome to the Course!

• Get Up and Running With Adobe Creative Cloud

• Poster Introduction and file setup (revised)

• Gathering Assets

• Making Selections

• Refining Selections and Masking Space

• Working With Text

• Refining the Layout

• Creating Additional Looks to Give Your Client Options

• Exporting Your Artwork

• 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

• 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

• 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

• 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

• Introduction and File Setup

•Placing Assets and Basic Layout

• Finalize the Design, Exporting, and Packaging Final Files

• 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

• Project Introduction & File Setup

• Business Card Design

• Exporting Final Files and Custom Finishes

• Features overview of Behance

• Create a custom cover and full width portfolio image for Behance

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Training Dates & Tuition
Flexible learning at an affordable price
2-Weeks Accelerated Course (August)
August 1st – 14th or August 15th – 30th (2-Weeks)
Wednesdays, Thursdays & Fridays
2pm – 4pm
NGN 40,000
Full-time Course (August)
August 1st – 30th
Mondays & Tuesdays
2pm – 4pm
NGN 40,000
2-Weeks Accelerated Course (September)
September 4th – 13th or September 18th – 27th (2-Weeks)
Wednesdays, Thursdays & Fridays
2pm – 4pm
NGN 40,000
Full-time Course (September)
September 2nd – 30th
Mondays & Tuesdays
2pm – 4pm
NGN 40,000
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