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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 777 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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  • Leslie Rodriques
    Leslie Rodriques United States of America Very educational, really basic but also explains new topics in creative ways. I liked this a lot 2017-02-08 20:02:57
  • Jackie Harewood
    Jackie Harewood Barbados This course was very informative. I learnt things that i never knew before. Thank you for offering it online. 2017-02-07 14:02:13
  • Miriam Yasbek Santiago del Toro
    Miriam Yasbek Santiago del Toro Mexico A great opportunity to study, learn and get certificated 2017-01-31 18:01:42
  • Dimitris Markopoulos
    Dimitris Markopoulos Greece Well organized and a good approach to the principles of graphic design for those who want to get familiar with the topic! 2017-01-30 18:01:02
  • Ankit Sen
    Ankit Sen India It was really an amazing experience for me to learn something new from ALISON. Thankyou for this online course. 2017-01-30 10:01:04
  • Margaret Oszkinis
    Margaret Oszkinis United States of America That was a really nice course and helped me a lot to understand design .I learned so much because that form of course is easy and no need to much time to learn 2017-01-29 02:01:52
  • Thalia Bhandari
    Thalia Bhandari Australia I really enjoyed it. Fantastic graphic course! 2017-01-28 19:01:11
  • Diane Bain
    Diane Bain Bahamas This course was very informative on teaching the basics of graphic design. It helped me with understanding all the different steps that it takes to create a successful piece. Overall I am excited and looking forward to learning more. 2017-01-27 02:01:32
  • Simon Wilshire
    Simon Wilshire United Kingdom This was actually a great little course. I learned things I didn't know and thought I knew or most certainly took for granted! 2017-01-22 12:01:03
  • Nenita Lambojon
    Nenita Lambojon United Arab Emirates Hi there, The GRAPHIC DESIGN is limitless world of the design industry. Explore all areas of design from typography, pre-press, design for print media and digital plus more. We focus on the creation of visual images and develop a broad understanding in all areas of the design industry with a focus on graphic design and components of web design and beyond. we study the concepts and methodologies of drawing using a variety of media with an emphasis on drawing from life, including anatomical studies and perspective techniques for environment and character construction. This course will help me to prosper and elevate my career in the field of Graphic Designing 2016-12-08 17:12:07
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