Digital Design | Certificate in Web Design | Baruch College | City University of New York | NYU | Continuing and Professional Studies (CAPS) Digital Design | Certificate in Web Design | Baruch College | City University of New York | NYU | Continuing and Professional Studies (CAPS)
Digital Design Certificate: Web Design

Certificate: Digital Design Certificate: Web Design

Become a web design pro! Our Digital Design Certificate's Web Design track will give you a solid foundation for designing interactive web graphics, pages and templates. Your creative confidence grows with your mastery of design software packages in Adobes Creative Suite. You will be introduced to creating and editing images with Adobe Photoshop, designing logos and icons with Adobe Illustrator, and creating interactive PDF's with Adobe InDesign. Creating animated multimedia and banner ads in Adobe Flash, creating web pages and templates in Adobe Dreamweaver and designing pages using CSS and XHTML.
This program in Digital Design is divided into two tracks: Web Design track is for designers who want to design web pages, templates, and web graphics; the Graphic Design track is for designers who intend to design graphics for both print and web. Both have the same core courses, which focus on the use of Adobes Creative Suite.

After completing the Web Design track of the Digital Design Certificate, you can keep your skills up to date by taking other web design courses, such as our courses in Advanced Photoshop, Advanced Flash, and Advanced Dreamweaver.

This certificate is designed to provide you with the critical skills needed for a career as a web 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. This course will also help prepare you for creating multimedia in Adobe Flash.
  • 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.
    Youll take Advanced Flash after completing the core Adobe Suite courses to learn how to create animations, create basic action scripts, create GUIs, interact with a visitor and make banner ads. This course will also cover importing and exporting art from Adobe Illustrator, and using video and other multimedia components such as web-cam and microphone integration for communicating with web-site visitors.
  • 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
  • In CSS and XHTML, youll gain greater control of your websites look and feel using CSS, the industry-standard technology for separating document content and presentation. In a series of project-driven labs, you will learn to standardize colors, fonts, and layouts across groups of pages, and to customize content for different browsers and mobile devices. This course also introduces XHTML, the functional equivalent of HTML which conforms to the XML specification.

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 $ 3,032.
(You may purchase individual courses by clicking on the course title below.)

Certificate Cost: $2,759.00 

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