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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.

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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. 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 359 reviews
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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  • Minette Van Der Walt
    Minette Van Der Walt South Africa This was very fun to study. I really enjoyed it so far. Thanks so much! 2015-08-25 10:08:41
  • Eryk Rawicz-lipinski
    Eryk Rawicz-lipinski Ireland I'd like the part on design principles to be more comprehensive. 2015-08-24 17:08:56
  • Sundar K
    Sundar K Maldives Excellent course, in fact all should get one who all are related. Thank you 2015-08-24 15:08:53
  • Rachel Stone
    Rachel Stone United States of America This is the first Alison course I have taken. I learned new concepts and vocabulary that will help my overall understanding as I move forward in Graphic Design. It was beneficial and well worth the time to take this introductory course. 2015-08-20 15:08:34
  • Betsy Summerhayes
    Betsy Summerhayes United States of America A good basic refresher course. 2015-08-14 01:08:20
  • Jonathan Lim
    Jonathan Lim United States of America This is great! Really helped me understand the basics of art! 2015-08-13 05:08:34
  • Jarvis Michelo
    Jarvis Michelo Zambia Very clear, straight forward and resourceful for beginners in design. My best source for basic design lessons for my students yet. Thank you very much 2015-08-12 10:08:46
  • Omereife Paschal
    Omereife Paschal Nigeria The course is very easy, short and concise. I learnt some stuffs about visual and graphic design though it was not deep as expected but enough to know some terminologies and process of virtual and graphic design. 2015-08-11 19:08:28
  • Dusan Rolovic
    Dusan Rolovic Montenegro Great! 2015-08-09 20:08:35
  • Prince Ansah Sam
    Prince Ansah Sam Ghana The course is very good. The modules are also self explanatory and clear. Hope more courses like this would be introduced. Thanks. 2015-08-06 10:08:39
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