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Graphic Design - Visual and Graphic Design Course


Graphic Design - Visual and Graphic Design
Graphic Design - Visual and Graphic Design

Explore graphic design elements and principles in this exciting graphic design course.


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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.

CERTIFICATION

To qualify for your official ALISON Diploma, Certificate or PDF you must study and complete all modules and score 80% or more in each of the course assessments. A link to purchase your Diploma certificate will then appear under the My Certificates heading of your My Account page.

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. 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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Course Rating (By Learners): 4 stars based on 655 votes
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:
Validation: Level 5
ALISON Testing: Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download: Yes
Parchment: Yes
Framed Certification: Yes

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  • Oli Ahmed
    Oli Ahmed [[]] A graphic designer is a visual communicator, someone who creates visual concepts by hand or by using computer software. They communicate ideas to inspire, inform, or captivate consumers. Graphic designers help to make an organization recognizable by using a variety of mediums to communicate a particular idea or identity to be used in advertising and promotions. Examples are fonts, shapes, colours, images, print design, photography, animation, logos, and billboards. They also collaborate with artists, multimedia animators, and other creative people on many of their projects. 2016-11-23 20:11:29
  • Dean Jarema
    Dean Jarema Canada A good little course to help a Graphic Designer refresh his or her knowledge and theory. 2016-11-23 16:11:54
  • Suraju Dare
    Suraju Dare Nigeria It was amazing experience. The course is well put together and very straightforward. Thanks Alison! 2016-11-17 11:11:30
  • Sameer Rai
    Sameer Rai India I gained so much of knowledge and have collected more information. Graphic design course was amazing , thanks Alison. 2016-11-17 07:11:20
  • Tiffany Murphy
    Tiffany Murphy United States of America This is a good course I've take some graphic design classes and this helped me pass them. 2016-10-16 22:10:31
  • Dani Bastien
    Dani Bastien Canada I thought that this was a nice little introduction to graphic design course. It's good for brushing up on the basics. 2016-10-10 18:10:11
  • Yimika Offo
    Yimika Offo Nigeria This is a lovely online course for beginners on Graphic Designs. A student really has to pay attention to ALL details before commencement of the Assessment. 2016-10-09 00:10:50
  • Aline Duran
    Aline Duran Brazil Amazing! 2016-10-03 00:10:09
  • Joao Fernandes
    Joao Fernandes Australia Great for beginners 2016-08-29 02:08:18
  • Purvai Shah
    Purvai Shah India Very helpful 2016-08-19 11:08:52
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