Graphic Design Software Essentials

The Adobe software tools are the leading software for graphic design. Adobe Illustrator is the industry standard computer illustration software. Use Illustrator to draw shapes and design logos, flyers, posters, banners, business cards or any other vector graphics for print or web. Adobe InDesign is the industry standard page-layout program that works with Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop seamlessly. InDesign allows you to create simple to complex multi-page documents such as brochures, flyers, books and magazines. Use Adobe Photoshop to effectively work with selection and editing tools, layers, and masks to edit, retouch and enhance existing images or create your own composite digital artwork. Access to the Adobe software tools required.

Courses included in the Graphic Design Software Essentials Certificate:

  • Adobe InDesign Essentials – (16 Hours)
    Adobe InDesign is the industry standard page-layout program that works with Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop seamlessly. InDesign allows you to create simple to complex multi-page documents such as brochures, flyers, books and magazines. Learn how to manage the InDesign environment, create, setup, design, enhance and finalize multi-page documents. Access to Adobe InDesign software required.

  • Adobe Illustrator Essentials – (16 Hours)
    Adobe Illustrator is the industry standard computer illustration software. Use Illustrator to draw shapes and design logos, flyers, posters, banners, business cards or any other vector graphics for print or web. Cover the Adobe Illustrator fundamentals to set up a print document and use various tools to draw, type and color all kinds of shapes and illustrations. Learn how to efficiently manage layers and artboards, and create print-ready PDF documents. Access to Adobe Illustrator software required.

  • Adobe Photoshop Essentials – (16 Hours)
    This fundamental course covers Adobe Photoshop CC most commonly used tools, menus and panels. You’ll learn all the basics of Photoshop to effectively work with selection and editing tools, layers, and masks to edit, retouch and enhance existing images or create your own composite digital art work. Impress your business organization, friends and family by enhancing their photos and create magazine cover quality enhanced images. Access to Adobe Photoshop software required.

Course Dates and Times

Date and Times Location Course Cost/Fees

Sept. 7, 2021 - Nov. 26, 2021

Online
(Participate anytime day or evening)

$545
Feb. 7, 2022 - April 29, 2022

Online
(Participate anytime day or evening)

$545
Apr. 4, 2022 - July 1, 2022

Online
(Participate anytime day or evening)

$545

Jun. 6, 2022 - Aug. 26, 2022

Online
(Participate anytime day or evening)

$545

Sept. 6, 2022 - Dec. 2, 2022

Online
(Participate anytime day or evening)

$545

 Course Hours: 48 Hours

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