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Colour Theory for Artists and Designers Fact Sheet

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Course Title Colour Theory for Artists and Designers
Course # 338
Course Publisher David Briggs
Course Category Digital Literacy & IT Skills
Content Origin The course contents are licensed by Creative Commons License
Course Description  Graphic designers, artists, photographers and all those involved in the visual arts need an accurate understanding of colour theory. This free online course from ALISON presents aspects of colour and light perception such as hue, lightness and chroma, brightness and saturation, visual perception of colour, mixing paints, and additive and subtractive colour mixing. The comprehensive text is accompanied by interactive graphics that further explain the concepts. This course is ideal for any learner who practices the visual arts, either professionally or as a hobby, and who wants to greatly enhance their knowledge and understanding of colour theory.
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Release Date 19 September 2011
Course Duration (Avg Learner) 3-4 Hours
Video/Audio None
Audio Only None
Animation None
Assessments Yes
Education Level
Equivalent to FETAC Level Level 5
Equivalent to QCF Level (UK) Level 3
Other Higher High Secondary School
Age appropriateness 16+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level Post-Secondary
Validation Level 5
ALISON Testing Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download Yes
Parchment Yes
Framed Certification Yes
Merchandise Availability Yes
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