The Diploma in Graphic Design program is an ideal course for beginners who want to start a career in Graphic Design. You will learn the tools, and techniques of fine art, visual design, brand identity, and communication for various mediums. During the Graphic Design diploma program, you will be taught to plan and design persuasive, and aesthetically pleasing communication materials for your target audience. The diploma program comes with three design courses on drawing and Illustration, layout design and publishing, and communication design.
Drawing and illustration are vital skills you need in the design industry. In this course, we will introduce you to the fundamentals of fine art and how to apply them. You will learn the basics of still-life drawing, including objects, landscapes, figures, and characters. During this tie, you will grow your skills in creating visual elements including, color, shapes and forms, light and shadow. After completing the course, you will be able to create freehand and digital illustrations for your projects.
In this part, you will learn the use of Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, and Adobe InDesign. The design tools will help you to utilize your fine art skills from the first part of this course. You will learn to create vector-based illustrations, layout design, image editing, manipulation, and communication materials design for different media.
The objective of this part of the graphic design diploma is to make you prepared for the professional environment to lead the graphic design world with grace. It will build your understanding of the principles of design that will enable you to strategize and solve design-related issues, and their application on your projects. At this stage, you will get to learn the necessary designing software such as Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, and Adobe InDesign.
Classes on different principles and theories will help you to get a clear concept and perspective on how to create visually appealing designs. Aesthetic design helps you to imprint your message on the minds of people. It is about giving your audience a pleasurable experience through your design. We put special attention to make sure you learn how to create aesthetic designs.
Brand identity design is about creating positive perceptions of your products and services. your organization. During the course, you will explore different brands around the world to understand how they communicate their message to their customers. We will show you how to develop a complete brand guideline based on a brand’s philosophy.
Upon completion of your Diploma in Graphic Design, you will be able to plan, ideate, and design communication materials with meaningful illustrations for your projects.
Students who have passed HSC/A-Levels or equivalent examinations are eligible for enrollment.