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Graphic Design - Visual and Graphic Design


Graphic Design - Visual and Graphic Design

Graphic Design - Visual and Graphic Design

Gain a good knowledge of graphic design today


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Course Description

This free online course is ideal for students studying graphic design, those working in Computer-Aided Design (CAD) or indeed anyone interested in design in general.


Exploring graphic design, industrial design and the design process in general, this exciting course examines various design elements including line, shape, form and texture and design principles, covering composition, balance, contrast and hierarchy.
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Learning Outcomes

This course will help you to gain a good knowledge of using elements such as lines, shapes, forms, tones, textures, letters and colours in design. You will know the most important design principles that should be considered in a visual display.
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It will help you to understand paraline, orthogonal, isometric, oblique, planometric and perspective drawing systems and elements of the production system such as printing, photography, photocopying and 3D processes.
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Module Title
Design elements and principles
Drawing systems
Production systems in the design industry
The production process
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Course Rating (By Learners)
Course Title Graphic Design - Visual and Graphic Design
Course # 205
Course Publisher XSIQ
Course Category 6
Content Origin Australian School Curriculum
Course Description 

This free online course is ideal for students studying graphic design, those working in Computer-Aided Design (CAD) or indeed anyone interested in design in general.


Exploring graphic design, industrial design and the design process in general, this exciting course examines various design elements including line, shape, form and texture and design principles, covering composition, balance, contrast and hierarchy.

License 
Release Date 18 April 2013
   
Content  
Course Duration (Avg Learner) 2-3 Hours
Video/Audio None
Audio Only Low
Animation Low
Assessments Yes
 
Education Level
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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  • Omar Davids South Africa Challenging, but good. 2015-02-26 13:02:17
  • Nigel Simmonds United Kingdom Really good introduction into Design. Enjoyed it. 2015-02-26 11:02:08
  • Natia S United Kingdom Maybe too basic, but accurate, reminds me to my secondary school technical drawing lessons 2015-02-23 18:02:39
  • Rentia Hurter New Zealand Quite insightful. 2015-02-23 01:02:19
  • Andrew Enumah Nigeria A great program, taking you through the basics in simple yet professional pattern. 2015-02-22 22:02:30
  • TANDREIA SANTINI United States of America It was great and helped a lot. 2015-02-22 17:02:44
  • Mary Johnson Jamaica This Graphic Design course was very informative and a great way for beginners to learn about Graphic Design and what it entails and requires to be an artist. 2015-02-22 01:02:55
  • Gitland Garmes Netherlands Antilles It was very interesting, gave good pointers. It could have explained certain things better, with some photos or video references. But over all, I'm very pleased with it. And now to the drawing board! 2015-02-19 21:02:59
  • Caroline Skinner United Kingdom As a complete beginner into this subject, this provided me with a solid understanding of design principles and elements. 2015-02-17 11:02:27
  • Kenneth Musonah Zimbabwe A bit challenging, but worth the effort. 2015-02-12 13:02:25
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