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Graphic Design Certificate

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 Learn the software every graphic designer needs to know, including Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and Acrobat, with our Graphic Design Certificate program. You will prepare digital images, illustrations, and layouts, and learn how to address the elements of color, typography, composition, and visual identity. Hands-on projects will focus on essential skills and provide experience in professional graphic design project scenarios. Class assignments include photo editing and collage, display advertising, logo design, poster design, form design, magazine covers, promotional design, book design, and more. Graphic artists and designers with a range of technical, drawing and design skills are valuable members of work teams in a variety of industries. Many artists have also discovered the joys of freelance design and graphic development work. Classes include: Principles of Graphic Design, Illustrator Basics CS6, Illustrator Advanced CS6, Graphic Design Supervised Lab 1 – Logos, Photoshop Basics CS6, Photoshop Advanced CS6, InDesign Basics CS6, Graphic Design Supervised Lab 2, InDesign Advanced CS6, Graphic Design Supervised Lab 3 and Graphic Design Final Project. Tuition includes all textbooks. Please note: Based on those registered, the schedule could be condensed to complete the course sooner.
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Class Details

34 Sessions
Weekly - Sat

Business & Technology Center

Varied Instructor 

CEUs : 13.3



Please read:  Note: If you are interested in taking the individual classes, please call Julie Thomas 641-844-5621 for more information. There will be 11 hours of lab time. Schedule TBA No class-11/28, 12/26, 1/2. Other no class date TBD.



Registration Closes On
Thursday, September 10, 2020 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
9/12/2020 - 5/1/2021 Weekly - Sat 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Marshalltown, Business & Technology Center  Map, Room: 201 Computer Lab Varied Instructor