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Graphic Design & Desktop Publishing

4.8
2 opinions
  • Coming from a publishing background this course gave me the "tools" to move into public relations. I now run my own niche PR agency specialising in media combinations and government relations.
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  • ICI even assisted in finding me a job. The course is wonderfully done and I really enjoyed it. Best of all you not only provided me with valuable training and knowledge BUT you even assisted me in finding the job of my dreams via your job search service. Thank you so much.
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Course

Distance

₹ 100,738

*Indicative price

Original amount in GBP:

£ 998

Description

  • Type

    Course

  • Level

    Intermediate

  • Methodology

    Distance learning

  • Duration

    31 Weeks

  • Start date

    November

  • Online campus

    Yes

  • Delivery of study materials

    Yes

  • Support service

    Yes

  • Virtual classes

    Yes

Emagister presents the Graphics Design & Desktop Publishing course that offers a challenging environment for skilled hands and creative minds. Build a satisfying and rewarding career as a graphic designer or desktop editor.


Graphic designers and desktop editors are imaginative and creative people. They must understand the shape and color and be able to use their artistic skills to draw and design. They have technical skills, especially in the use of computers and design software. Companies also look for candidates with good communication skills, ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.


You can work in an advertising agency or in any commercial company that needs this service. You also have the option of establishing an independent career. There are many jobs in digital design companies and in internal printing companies, but the freelance sector is also growing rapidly. Employment opportunities in this industry are always increasing, specifically for jobs in the digital medium.


This course and qualification is a great way to consolidate existing knowledge through the Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL), improve your skills in the industry and contribute to your professional development. It is also one of the most practical steps you can take to achieve a promotion or a better paid job.
Take this opportunity that Emagister gives you right now. Request more information through this web page.

Important information

Is this course for me?: Anyone with a dream and desire to succeed in graphics design and desktop publishing.

Requirements: There are NO previous work or education requirements for entry into any course level. Students may enrol directly into the diploma or advanced diploma levels without completing lower ranked qualifications. Graduates can expect higher course levels to result in higher potential salary, positions and skill capabilities.

Facilities

Location

Start date

Distance Learning

Start date

November Now taking bookings

Reviews

4.8
excellent
100%
4.7
excellent

Course rating

Recommended

Centre rating

Liam Chang

16/01/2016
What I would highlight: Coming from a publishing background this course gave me the "tools" to move into public relations. I now run my own niche PR agency specialising in media combinations and government relations.
What could be improved: Nothing.
Course taken: January 2016
Would you recommend this centre?: yes

Fabian Tyson

27/09/2015
What I would highlight: ICI even assisted in finding me a job. The course is wonderfully done and I really enjoyed it. Best of all you not only provided me with valuable training and knowledge BUT you even assisted me in finding the job of my dreams via your job search service. Thank you so much.
What could be improved: Nothing.
Course taken: September 2015
Would you recommend this centre?: yes
*All reviews collected by Emagister & iAgora have been verified

Subjects

  • Advertising
  • Web
  • Printing
  • Layout
  • Marketing
  • Design
  • Design techniques
  • Desktop Publishing
  • Communication design
  • Image Editing
  • Creative Suite
  • Graphics
  • DTP
  • Illustration
  • Typography
  • InDesign
  • Industry
  • Screen Design
  • Graphic web design
  • Colour Theory
  • Computer Graphics
  • Studio
  • File Formats
  • Postscript
  • File size

Course programme

1. Foundation & Theory

  • Colour Theory
  • History of computer graphics
  • Resolution
  • Introduction to Postscript
  • Bit Depth and File Size

2. Tools and Workplace

  • Computer Hardware
  • graphics Software
  • File Formats
  • Setting Up a Studio
  • Choosing the Right Tools

3. Raw Materials

  • Graphics Tablet
  • Choosing a Scanner
  • Scan Basics
  • Descreen & Black/white Point
  • Digital Camera Basics
  • Royalty-Free Photography

4. Printing and Prepress

  • Printer Troubleshooting
  • Remote Printing
  • Prepress
  • Linking and Embedding
  • Digital Print
  • Portable Document Format

5. Digital Illustration

  • Bezier Curves
  • Objects and Grouping
  • Vector Basics
  • Bitmap Basics
  • Selections and Masks
  • Filters
  • Pixel Painting
  • Rasterising and Clipping Paths

6. Advanced Digital Illustration

  • Photographic Manipulation
  • Montage
  • Combining Pixel with Paths
  • Perspective and Shadows
  • Getting Creative
  • Text as a Graphics
  • Realism

7. Design and Typography

  • What is Design?
  • Legibility
  • Appropriateness
  • Professional Habits
  • Branding Typefaces and Fonts
  • Serif and Sanserif
  • Typographic Rules

8. Desktop Publishing

  • Page Layout
  • The Brief
  • Grads and Margins
  • Master Pages
  • Paragraphs and Text Styles
  • Graphics with Text
  • Order of Layout Pages
  • Copy fitting

9. Web Design

  • Web Graphics
  • Internet File Formats
  • Webpage Layout
  • HTML
  • Functionality
  • Web Design Software
  • Cascading Style Sheets
  • Navigation
  • Hyperlinks

10. Marketing and Design

  • Marketing and Advertising
  • Salesmanship
  • The Designers Responsibility
  • Internet Marketing
  • Brand Advertising
  • Search Engines
  • Target Marketing

Graphic Design & Desktop Publishing

₹ 100,738

*Indicative price

Original amount in GBP:

£ 998