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Digital Design Certificate: Graphic Design

Certificate: Digital Design Certificate: Graphic Design

Unleash your creativity! Our Digital Design Programs Graphic Design Certificate will prepare you for a career as a graphic designer. In addition to courses focusing on color theory and typography, in courses covering the professional design tools in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and Dreamweaver you'll learn to create and manipulate graphics for print and web, design logos, create vector based illustrations which can be resized without distortion, and design and build great web pages.

This program in Digital Design is divided into two tracks: this Graphic Design Certificate is for graphic designers who intend to design graphics for both print and web; the Web Design Certificate is for designers who want to design web pages, templates, and web graphics. Both have the same core courses, which focus on the use of Adobes Creative Suite.

After completing the Graphic Design certificate, you can keep your skills up to date by taking other web design courses, such as our courses in CSS & XHTML, Advanced Photoshop, Flash, Advanced Flash, and Advanced Dreamweaver.

This certificate is designed to provide you with the critical skills needed for a career as a graphic designer, For example:

  • In Adobe Photoshop, you will learn how to create and manipulate graphics for print and the web and will get the critical preparation needed to use Adobe Illustrator.
  • Adobe Illustrator is used to design logos and other graphics and to create vector based illustrations which can be resized without distortion
  • Adobe InDesign is the leading desktop publishing software used to create newspaper layouts, magazines and interactive PDFs that include sound, web links and even video.
  • Typography will teach you how to choose the correct typeface for a project whether its being used as a design element or for copy.
  • Dreamweaver will introduce you to the world of web design. You'll learn to lay out and build great web pages, which will allow you to more effectively think through your web design work
  • Color Theory focuses on this vital skill that every graphic designer must master. This course will allow you to strengthen your understanding of color and enable you to make stronger, more engaging designs.

Baruch College, based in New York, is the largest public business school in the U.S. and is committed to providing top-notch training by industry leaders. Certificates in Baruch's Continuing and Professional Studies division offer:

  • Courses taught by experts in the field, based on real-world challenges and successes
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Diverse courses designed for working professionals who want to advance their careers


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NOTE: Once you have purchased a certificate, please do not register for the individual classes online. Call 646-312-5000 to schedule your appointment with an enrollment advisor. You will register for the individual classes in your certificate through an enrollment advisor.

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If purchased individually, the total cost of courses in this program is $ 2,653.
(You may purchase individual courses by clicking on the course title below.)

Certificate Cost: $2,414.00 

 
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