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Design - Applying Design Principles Course


Design - Applying Design Principles
Design - Applying Design Principles

Learn about important design principles required in the design process


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Course Description

This Graphic Design course builds on the introductory course and investigates the application of graphic design principals in the production process such as composition, balance, contrast and hierarchy. It is suitable for students studying graphic design, and designers and artists working in the graphic design industry.

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Learning Outcomes

After completing this course you will gain a good knowledge of some of the most important design principles and learn how colour, shape, tones, points and texts are used differently in reflection of the context that is being portrayed. You will understand the factors that need to be considered when producing and evaluating a product during the design process.


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Course Rating (By Learners): 4 stars based on 119 reviews
Course Title: Design - Applying Design Principles
Course #: 206
Course Publisher: XSIQ
Course Category: 6
Content Origin: Australian School Curriculum
Course Description: This Graphic Design course builds on the introductory course and investigates the application of graphic design principals in the production process such as composition, balance, contrast and hierarchy. It is suitable for students studying graphic design, and designers and artists working in the graphic design industry.
License:
Release Date: 25 February 2011
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

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  • Duncan Walton
    Duncan Walton United Kingdom This course provides a concise and informative guide to the principles of design application. A very useful tool. Recommended to anyone interested in gaining an introductory understanding of design dynamics. 2015-08-24 21:08:34
  • Robert Wilson
    Robert Wilson United States of America There are so many factors involved this was a great refresher of the process itself. 2015-08-23 20:08:32
  • Idriss Darkouch
    Idriss Darkouch Morocco It's amazing, this courses helps me to find out a lot of things about desing principles 2015-08-17 13:08:14
  • Taofeeq Olalekan Adesina
    Taofeeq Olalekan Adesina Nigeria It is a very interesting course that give precise points and passes accurate information on design. 2015-08-11 08:08:26
  • Shameer Deen
    Shameer Deen United States of America Good introduction. 2015-08-03 03:08:38
  • Milykhia McKenzie
    Milykhia McKenzie Montserrat This is a very informative course. 2015-06-26 00:06:09
  • Mark Barnes
    Mark Barnes United Kingdom Great way to re-affirm the design process if you've been away from the studio for a while 2015-06-22 13:06:39
  • Shanakay Bailey
    Shanakay Bailey Jamaica This was a great course. I enjoyed it. 2015-06-04 15:06:29
  • Manuel Cuervo
    Manuel Cuervo Venezuela The course is very good, concise and quite solid. It teaches in costs and summarized the essence of the design process. 2015-05-31 14:05:53
  • Bryan Kennedy
    Bryan Kennedy United States of America Thought the course did a good job of explaining the steps of applying design principles, but it could use some more examples, either images or videos. 2015-05-27 16:05:17
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