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What You Will Learn In Graphics Design Course

Graphics Design Course Overview

The Ultimate Graphic Design Course Which Covers Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Design Theory, Branding, and Logo Design. This course will make you a better graphic designer, whether you’re new or simply want to improve.

No prior experience? No problem! We’ll start with the fundamentals, building a strong foundation in design principles, color theory, and typography. Then, you’ll dive into industry-standard software like Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign, learning hands-on how to bring your ideas to life.

This course is more than just technical skills. We’ll explore the power of visual communication, teaching you how to craft designs that resonate with your audience and achieve specific goals. You’ll gain confidence in developing concepts, presenting your work, and navigating the world of freelance or agency work.

Here’s what you can expect:

  1. Project-based learning: Apply your newfound skills through real-world design projects, building a portfolio that showcases your talent.
  2. Expert guidance: Receive personalized feedback and mentorship from me as you progress through the course.
  3. Supportive community: Connect with fellow students and build a network of aspiring designers.
  4. Flexible learning: Choose from online self-paced options or live interactive sessions to fit your schedule.

By the end of this course, you’ll be able to:

  1. Master the basic principles of graphic design.
  2. Confidently use industry-standard software.
  3. Create stunning visuals for various applications.
  4. Develop strong design concepts and branding strategies.
  5. Present your work with confidence and professionalism.
  6. Launch your career as a freelance designer or pursue agency opportunities.

Are you ready to unleash your creativity and become a graphic design pro? Sign up today and embark on this exciting journey!

Curriculum on this Graphics Design Course

  • How to Get Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign
  • Adobe Creative Cloud Versions and Customizing the Toolbar in Illustrator
  • Become Familiar with the Graphic Design Software
  • Mac vs. PC: What to Know Regardless of Brand
  • Join Our Facebook Group and Community for Graphic Design Feedback and Critique!
  • Note: Finding Legacy Color Swatches
  • Graphic Design as Powerful, Beautiful, Visual Communication
  • Elements of Graphics Design
  • Composition: Arranging for Aesthetics
  • [ACTIVITY] Adjust Composition in a Photo and Layout
  • The Beauty and Functionality of Alignment
  • [ACTIVITY] Design an Aligned Grid Layout
  • The Clarity of Negative Space or White Space
  • The Clarity of Proximity and Grouping
  • Hierarchy and Dominance for Guiding a Design
  • Scale and Proportion for Relevance and Relation in Design
  • The Beauty of Symmetry, Asymmetry and Rhythm
  • The Pleasing Effect of Repetition and Consistency
  • The Excitement of Variation and Contrast
  • Unity and Gestalt in Graphic Design
  • Learn About Color and Applying it in Graphic Design
  • Useful Color Terminology and Color Modes to Know and Apply
  • Applying the Beauty of Color Harmony
  • [ACTIVITY] Creating a Custom Color Wheel
  • Communication with Beautiful Type: Typography's Form and Function
  • Type Terminology for Adjusting and Applying Type
  • Typefaces and Best Practices
  • [ACTIVITY] Create a Quote Design for Type Adjustment Practice
  • Introduction to Practical Graphic Design Projects
  • [ACTIVITY] Design a Clipping Mask Photo Text Online Ad
  • [ACTIVITY] Create an Infographic with Effective Color
  • [ACTIVITY] Create a Gig Poster with Type as a Design Component
  • [ACTIVITY] Create an Illustrative Postcard Design, Part 1
  • [ACTIVITY] Create an Illustrative Postcard Design, Part 2
  • Conclusion: The Beauty and Utility of Graphic Design
  • Bonus: Photos and Custom Brushes

What Our Students have to say about Our Training

Graphics Design Course

Want a career in design? Become a pro with our comprehensive Graphic Design Course! Imagine:
Turning your creative passion into a fulfilling career.
Commanding premium rates as a freelance designer.
Landing your dream job at a top agency.
Our course gives you the roadmap to achieve your design goals. Learn industry secrets, build a killer portfolio, and gain the confidence to succeed.
Limited spots available!
Sign up today and unlock your creative potential!

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FAQS on Graphics Designing

While Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign) is popular, designers use a variety of software depending on their project and specialization. Other common tools include Sketch, Figma, After Effects, Premiere Pro, and more.

Rates vary greatly depending on experience, location, project scope, and complexity. Hourly rates typically fall between KES2500 - KES15000, with project rates ranging from hundreds to thousands of shillings

Strong design sense, visual communication skills, software proficiency, typography knowledge, color theory understanding, and problem-solving abilities are crucial. Communication, collaboration, and marketing skills are also valuable.

Both deal with visual communication, but graphic design encompasses a wider range of media (print, branding, illustration, etc.), while web design focuses specifically on creating user interfaces for websites and apps.

The field offers creative freedom, diverse opportunities, and potential for good income. However, it can be competitive, requires continuous learning, and often involves freelance work with irregular hours.

While a degree can be helpful, it's not always mandatory. A strong portfolio, relevant skills, and demonstrable talent can open doors. Building experience through internships, freelance projects, or personal work can showcase your ability.

Yes, You can make your careers as a freelancer after this course. You can manage or pick projects from several freelancing portals.

We have trained thousands of Digital Marketing students in areas such as Social Media Marketing, SEO, Google Analytics, Web Development & Graphics, and Photography Training in Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda, and South Sudan.
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Steve Omondi
Training Planner
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