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Introduction To Graphic Design

(SCQF level 4)

Design Crafts & Graphic Arts, Creative Industries

Mode of Study

Evening

Start Date

10th Jan 2023, 10 weeks

Day(s):

Tuesday

Time:

18:00 - 21:00

See alternative times and dates »

Location

City Campus

Cost

£ 136

Overview

This course provides an introduction to the subject of Graphic Design. You will cover the creative process and work through a series of short projects. These will focus on typography and page layout. You will also be introduced to Adobe CC software. However, this course is primarily about developing an understanding of the design process rather than learning software.   

Entry requirements

Minimum entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course, other than basic computer literacy and a genuine interest in the subject.

What you study

  • Creative process.
  • Sketchbook ideation.
  • Introduction to Adobe CC (Photoshop & Illustrator).

After the course

Careers

On completion of the course, you may wish to apply to the full-time NQ Graphic Design course.

Teaching

How the course is taught

The course is taught through a series of practical studio-based projects and workshops. The course comprises an SQA unit at SCQF Level 5 so on successful completion of the course you will receive formal certification.

Additional Information

Materials

General drawing, sketching, mixed media, collaging materials and sketchbooks.

Alternative Dates and Times

Days(s) Time Dates Duration Duration Course
Tuesday 18:00 - 21:00 10th Jan 2023 - 28th Mar 2023 10 weeks 10 weeks View »
  • Mode of Study:
    Evening
  • Start Date:
    10th Jan 2023, 10 weeks
  • Day(s):
    Tuesday
    Time:
    18:00 - 21:00
  • Location:
    City Campus
  • Cost:
    £ 136