In addition to art and design skills, you’ll also have courses in real-world topics like corporate branding and identity, client relations, and how to give and receive work critique, as well as courses focusing on communication skills, art history, and how to prepare yourself for that first step into the design industry.
Our goal is to provide you with the focused knowledge and understanding of graphic arts production needed to qualify for entry-level, industry positions as graphic designers, media designers, digital image processors, art directors, and various other positions in graphic arts production. You do not need to have any former training in graphics to benefit from this training.
In this program, you will cover 2 design applications and on completion Certificate In Graphic Design will be presented to attendees. You will complete the course with a well–rounded portfolio showcasing your skills. In addition, our Career Development services and advisors will be available for support and assistance throughout your career – not just during your education.
VIP Academy offers this course for people who want to become graphic designers yet do not feel they need a government accredited qualification to do so. The Graphic design industry is reputed to be an industry based on portfolio and the displayed skills that lie within. VIP Academy offers alternative to the government accredited qualification.
The Language Of Design
Basic Tools Application
Drawing, Design Principles and Colour
Typography in Design
Visual Communication and Imaging
Working with Multi-Page Documents
21st Century Design and Culture
Imagery in Design
Working with images and Selection Tools
Operating Systems; Designing for the Client
Print and Pre-Press Portfolio
Web Banner Ads/Digital Campaign
Non Destructive Photo Editing
Your place in the Design Industry
Design and Business Management