The Core Principles of Graphic Design

699.00

Master the three big tools commonly used in graphic design: Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and Canva through this comprehensive course for budding graphic designers.

This course is ideal for:

  • Aspiring graphic designers with a passion for designing visually appealing graphics
  • Career shifters with previous work in BPO, office, etc.
  • Moms with little ones
  • Unemployed individuals looking for an income stream
  • Employed workers looking for an extra income

Module 1: Introduction to Graphic Design

  • What is a Graphic Designer?
  • Why Become a Graphic Designer? (The perks, pay, etc.)
  • How to Become a Graphic Designer
  • Graphic Design Terms & Definitions

Module 2: Getting started

  • How to Install Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator
  • Tools Used for Graphic Design
  • Where to Apply as a Graphic Designer
  • Where to Upload Your Portfolio

Module 3: What is Photoshop?

  • What You Can Do on Illustrator
  • A Walkthrough on the Window Panels
  • The Various Tools in Photoshop
  • Color Mode
  • Typography
  • Shortcut Keys

Module 4: What is Illustrator?

  • What You Can Do on Illustrator
  • The Various Tools in Adobe Illustrator
  • Layering
  • Masking

Module 5: Understanding Smart Objects

  • Bezier Curve
  • Gradient Mesh
  • Curvature Tool
  • Mesh Tool

Module 6: Branding and Mockups

  • The Importance of Branding
  • The Face of the Brand
  • What are Mockups For
  • How to Create a Mockup

Module 7: Creating Graphics for Print

  • How to Design a Logo
  • How to Design Business Cards
  • How to Design a Flyer

Module 8: Creating Graphics for the Web

  • How to Design a Banner
  • How to Design a Social Media Image
  • How to Create an Infographic
  • How to Design an Ebook

What you’ll get

  • 8 modules/35 lessons
  • A shiny certificate
  • Freelancing tools
  • Job application guides
  • Self-marketing guides
  • Social media templates
  • Exclusive access to our online community of mentees and coaches