Grapnic Design Training at Logitec Computer Skills Centre

Exploring graphic design, industrial design and the design process in general, this exciting course examines various design elements including line, shape, form and texture and design principles, covering composition, balance, contrast and hierarchy.

Graphic designers work with companies to develop the visual components of marketing and communication initiatives, including advertisements, logos, packaging, brochures and websites. In order to be successful, graphic designers must be able to communicate with clients, collaborate with other design professionals and deliver unique, effective designs. 

Graphic Design Fundamentals {CLICK HERE TO VIEW MORE}
This training course will equip you with the skills needed to produce a broad range of documents in the graphic design trade.

You will learn how to create engaging newsletters and product leaflets, along with compelling adverts and posters.  Creating, formatting and manipulating text and images will become a breeze, while producing sales material for either internal use or for commercial printing will increase your worth as a designer.

Topics include:

  • Basics of Graphic Design
  • Principles of Design
  • Visual Communication
  • Design and Layout Overview
  • Branding
  • Web Design and Internet Technology
  • Theory in Reproduction & Printing Principles
  • Typography
  • Portfolio Essential Assignment
  • Basic Photography

Who should attend CorelDraw training?
This course is suitable for anyone who requires graphic design training. It will allow website developers to create web pages, publishers to create brilliant vector graphics, and graphic designers to reach their full potential in terms of design.

Logitec Computers offers a content-rich, highly focused curriculum that takes full advantage of the power of the internet to foster communication, learning, and skill acquisition. 

CorelDraw X7 Level 1

Lesson 1: Getting Started with CorelDraw X7
Lesson 2: Creating Graphical Objects
Lesson 3: Formatting Objects
Lesson 4: Manipulating Text
Lesson 5: Working with Tables
Lesson 6: Enhancing a Drawing
Lesson 7: Working with Advanced Printing Options

Adobe Photoshop CS6 X7

  • Identify the basic components of the Photoshop workspace and Adobe Bridge.
  • Define image size, resolution, and color modes.
  • Work with selection tool and layers.
  • Make image enhancements and adjustments.
  • Open and modify an image in Camera Raw.
  • Prepare images for print and web
Design with Adobe Photoshop Suite CS6 {CLICK HERE TO VIEW MORE}
Adobe Photoshop CS6 suite focuses on some of the basic features of Photoshop so that the student can navigate the environment and use Photoshop tools to work with photographic images. In addition, the orientation to Adobe Bridge and organization of files in Bridge is covered.

Although Photoshop is used by a variety of professionals, from photographers to designers to videographers, Photoshop will focus mainly on the photography component. The illustration and animation techniques are covered in subsequent levels of Photoshop.

In this course, you will navigate the Photoshop CS6 workspace, identify and use Photoshop tools to enhance photographic images, and organize files in Adobe Bridge.

You will:

  • Identify the basic components of the Photoshop workspace and Adobe Bridge.
  • Define image size, resolution, and color modes.
  • Work with selection tool and layers.
  • Make image enhancements and adjustments.
  • Open and modify an image in Camera Raw.
  • Prepare images for print and web
Adobe Photoshop CS6 Suite Course Outline
  • Getting to Know the Work Area
  • Basic Photo Corrections
  • Working with Selections
  • Layer Basics
  • Correcting and Enhancing Digital Photographs
  • Masks and Channels
  • Typographic Design
  • Vector Drawing Techniques
  • Advanced Compositing
  • Editing Video
  • Painting
  • Working with 3D Images
  • Preparing Files for the Web
  • Producing and Printing Consistent Color
Design with Adobe Illustrator CS6 {CLICK HERE TO VIEW MORE}
Adobe Illustrator is a vector-based graphics program that allows you to create professional quality artwork and type effects for print and web designs.  This course is designed to cover advanced features including creative text effects, layering and masking techniques, drawing and path editing and using Live Colour as well as lots of useful tips and tricks.

Audience 
Graphic designers who need to learn how to use Illustrator more effectively.

Course Objectives
  • At the end of this course, delegates will be able to:
  • Create Compound paths to adjust Bezier curves
  • Create Custom Brushes and various Graphic Styles
  • Work with Transparency and other raster effects
  • Adjust type and apply colour accurately
  • Work with 3D images
  • Prepare documents for composite and commercial printing

What You Will Learn

  • Navigating within InDesign
  • Creating and Formatting Text
  • Working with Layers
  • Adding Graphics
  • Working with Color
  • Working with Master Pages
  • Formatting with Styles
  • Creating and Editing Tables
  • Output and PDF Exporting
  • Working with Long Documents
  • Converting Quark Documents
  • Preflighting and Packaging
Design with CorelDRAW Graphic Suite X7 {CLICK HERE TO VIEW MORE}
The CorelDraw Graphic Suite X7 training course will equip you with the skills needed to produce a broad range of documents in the graphic design trade.

You will learn how to create engaging newsletters and product leaflets, along with compelling adverts and posters.  Creating, formatting and manipulating text and images will become a breeze, while producing sales material for either internal use or for commercial printing will increase your worth as a designer.

Topics include:

  • Understanding vector and bitmap images
  • Working with multipage projects
  • Using independent per-page layers and guides
  • Drawing and editing shapes, lines, curves, and tables
  • Creating and using symbols
  • Working with text
  • Designing a business card
  • Shaping, filling, blending, and extruding objects
  • Importing and exporting other file types
  • Customizing the workspace, menus, toolbars, and palettes

Who should attend CorelDraw training?
This course is suitable for anyone who requires graphic design training. It will allow website developers to create web pages, publishers to create brilliant vector graphics, and graphic designers to reach their full potential in terms of design.

CorelDraw X7 Level 1

Lesson 1: Getting Started with CorelDraw X7
Lesson 2: Creating Graphical Objects
Lesson 3: Formatting Objects
Lesson 4: Manipulating Text
Lesson 5: Working with Tables
Lesson 6: Enhancing a Drawing
Lesson 7: Working with Advanced Printing Options

CorelDraw X6 Level 2

Lesson 1: Working with Pages
Lesson 2: Creating a Design
Lesson 3: Manipulating a Drawing
Lesson 4: Working with Images
Lesson 5: Developing Interactive Elements
Lesson 6: Simplifying Tasks
Lesson 7: Finalizing a Document

Design with Adobe In-Design CS6 {CLICK HERE TO VIEW MORE}
Giving your documents a well-designed, professional look will put you a step ahead in the marketplace cluttered with all kinds of communications. Paragraph and character styles that allow you to format pages of text uniformly, layout features that help you to build alternate size configurations of your document, and various panels that enable you to easily customize both text and graphics.

Adobe InDesign CS6 has all the tools you need to elevate the look of your document and get it out to the people who need to see it, whether it be in print or on the web.

Course Objectives: Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to use Adobe InDesign CS6 to create and deliver professional-looking printed and digital documents.

You will:

  • Identify the elements of the InDesign interface.
  • Create a new document.
  • Customize a document by using graphics, colors, and styles.
  • Manage page elements.
  • Build a table.
  • Prepare a document for delivery

Target Student:
This course is intended for students who want to use the basic tools and features of InDesign for creating professional page layout and designs.

Course Content
Lesson 1: Getting Started with InDesign
Lesson 2: Designing a Document
Lesson 3: Customizing a Document
Lesson 4: Working with Page Elements
Lesson 5: Building Tables
Lesson 6: Preparing a Document for Delivery

 

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