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  • Graphic Design Fundamentals

Course Date  City Course Times    Cost  
November        
30 Nov - 01 Dec Cape Town 0830 - 1600    R4500 Book
December        
04 Dec - 05 Dec Midrand 0900 - 1600    R4500 Book
04 Dec - 05 Dec Sandton 0900 - 1600    R4500 Book
11 Dec - 12 Dec Pretoria 0900 - 1600    R4500 Book
January        
30 Jan - 31 Jan Cape Town 0830 - 1600    R4500 Book
March        
01 Mar - 02 Mar Cape Town 0830 - 1600    R4500 Book
May        
03 May - 04 May Cape Town 0830 - 1600    R4500 Book
June        
28 Jun - 29 Jun Cape Town 0830 - 1600    R4500 Book

Course Date  City Course Times    Cost  
 
30 Nov - 01 Dec Cape Town 0830 - 1600    R4500 Book
30 Jan - 31 Jan Cape Town 0830 - 1600    R4500 Book
01 Mar - 02 Mar Cape Town 0830 - 1600    R4500 Book
03 May - 04 May Cape Town 0830 - 1600    R4500 Book
28 Jun - 29 Jun Cape Town 0830 - 1600    R4500 Book
 
04 Dec - 05 Dec Midrand 0900 - 1600    R4500 Book
 
11 Dec - 12 Dec Pretoria 0900 - 1600    R4500 Book
 
04 Dec - 05 Dec Sandton 0900 - 1600    R4500 Book

Graphic Design Fundamentals

Graphic Design Fundamentals course explores the underlying principles and elements that are the foundation of design. Students gain an understanding of the driving principles in regard to design. This is an introductory course and is ideal for those without a lot of design experience.

 

Target Audience

This is a course designed for people who wish to learn more about design principles and elements, or for those who work in an area where design terminology and awareness may be a useful additional skill.

Graphic Design Fundamentals

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1. Graphic Design in General

  • Graphic design history
  • Graphic design timeline
  • Logo design history
  • Corporate identity and logo design
  • Brainstorming alone
  • Brand training glossary

 

2. The Graphic Design Process

  • The design elements
  • The 8 design principles
  • Design problems to avoid
  • Getting started

 

3. Printing / Paper / File Formats / Resolution

  • Print vs Web file formats and colour
  • Different paper
  • Fundamentals of folding
  • DTP and REPRO glossary

 

4. Colour in Graphic Design

  • Colour basics
  • Working with colour
  • The colour wheel
  • The psychology of colour

 

5. Layout and Fonts

  • Different typefaces
  • Typeface do's and don'ts
  • Typography / Typesetting
  • Type and colour
  • Layout in general

 

6. Design

  • Designing a Business card
  • Designing a Letterhead
  • Designing a Poster
  • Designing a Full-colour brochure
  • Designing a Full-colour Menu
  • Designing of a flyer

Sorry, we currently do not have any public courses scheduled for the Graphic Design level 2 course. Please contact us to see if we can put one on the schedule for you

Sorry, we currently do not have any public courses scheduled for the Graphic Design level 2 course. Please contact us to see if we can put one on the schedule for you

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Sorry, we currently do not have any public courses scheduled for the Graphic Design level 3 course. Please contact us to see if we can put one on the schedule for you