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Design - Applying Design Principles


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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Applying design principles
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Course Rating (By Learners): 4 stars based on 111 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.
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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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    Smriti Mohta India Nice and comprehensive! 2015-05-19 12:05:48
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    Najma Adhyaksana Indonesia It's a good course for those new into graphic design. You can find out what it's all about in a short time. 2015-05-13 18:05:02
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    Vanessa Bentley South Africa Interesting and helpful 2015-05-11 17:05:18
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    Ankit Patni India Very Good course. Some more Design element could have shown in terms of animation or video to explain the content in batter way. Overall I really like this course. 2015-05-08 11:05:10
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    Bonnie Scroggie United States of America Very Informative! 2015-04-10 03:04:05
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    Ian Kially [[ZZ]] The course has helped me redirect my focus more on design principles. 2015-04-01 00:04:28
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    James Nwankwo Nigeria Great experience, worth the time spent by enthusiasts, beginners and those intending to refresh their memory. Thank you! 2015-03-18 11:03:14
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    Linda Daffner United States of America Very interesting. 2015-03-15 23:03:57
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    Selim Hossain Bangladesh It's really helpful :) 2015-03-03 19:03:31
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    sasha whitehead Australia A good little refresher course and recap on identifying design principles and elements. Some question terminology a little ambiguous, however contains valuable framework for someone starting out. 2015-02-27 01:02:13
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