Through a project-based approach, you will develop skills and working methods to create powerful images and graphics. This 80-hour certificate focuses on acquiring skills related to both vector and raster based software from Illustrator and Photoshop, currently used in graphic design and visual communication.
This program is a great way to help you:
Learn how to use the latest drawing tools, professional colour and type controls;
Discover how to create gradient meshes, live trace, live colour and advanced drawing techniques;
Understand the tricks of the trade, from the basics of image manipulation through the creation of sophisticated multilayered images.
In this program, you'll gain real-world experience by working with a seasoned pro who'll show you the ropes. More excitingly, you'll learn through hands-on projects using the most powerful equipment and the very latest software. You can't get skills like this on YouTube.
Who benefits most?
Anyone who wants to manipulate digital images using Adobe Photoshop.
Artists who want to expand their creative horizons.
Art students who want to broaden their capacity for creative expression.
Anyone who is contemplating a career in photography, graphic design and visual communications.
Anyone working in advertising, marketing, promotions, sales or communications.
To get this certificate, students must complete the 3 courses listed below.
*Click the blue links to get information about each course.