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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 481 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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  • Amber Rayl
    Amber Rayl United States of America Very basic and not what I expected....If you have any design/art background, this isn't the course for you. Very informative for beginners though. 2016-04-19 19:04:58
  • Cedric Mills
    Cedric Mills Ireland The Visual and Graphic Design Course has good supply of comprehensive rules and terms needed for those with graphic design interest. This makes a good foundation for building a stable career in visual and graphic design. 2016-04-19 15:04:36
  • Mario Kruger
    Mario Kruger South Africa Nice, short, and simple 2016-04-19 09:04:26
  • Sule Christopher
    Sule Christopher Nigeria The course is really great and edifying, and also an eye opener, thanks to Alison, the only problem is that i couldn't view the video and it makes me not too happy. 2016-04-18 13:04:38
  • Adeoye Adewale
    Adeoye Adewale Nigeria What a wonderful platform to learn. And I must say if technology as taken over the whole continent, nobody can give excuse for not learning. Adeoye Adewale, Nigeria 2016-04-13 21:04:45
  • michael sia
    michael sia Philippines NIce 2016-04-13 08:04:29
  • jack weight
    jack weight United Kingdom Very good course 2016-04-11 18:04:43
  • Heba Nasr
    Heba Nasr United Arab Emirates Short and brief and informative. 2016-03-30 11:03:43
  • Kelechi Alozie
    Kelechi Alozie Nigeria Such an educative and interesting course. I like the speed of learning the course in a short time. 2016-03-11 14:03:54
  • Vincent Gregonis
    Vincent Gregonis United States of America Good class. It gave me a good beginning to the graphics topic. 2016-03-10 14:03:06
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