Graphic Design    Entries CLOSED

Wednesdays 18:00 - 20:00
Dates

18 April - 24 October 2018

also incl. class on Saturday, 20 October

Contact Sessions 18 classes (36 hours)
Venue Building F20 Computer Lab 118
Course Fee Option #1 R6000 per person (incl Adobe Creative Cloud package with various Adobe computer programs via a personal Adobe licence as well as an Illustrator e-book)
Course Fee Option #2 R4500 per person (without software or e-books)
Course Reference Code Q04

Graphic Design is aimed at those who are interested in the field of graphic design and who would like to learn how to practice graphic design. Aspects that are dealt with in this short course include graphic design principles and disciplines, developing conceptualisation skills, an introduction to typography, an introduction to corporate design as well as basic applicable computer skills in Adobe Illustrator CC.

 

Admission Requirements & Materials

The admission requirement for this short course is an NQF Level 4 education (matriculation or equivalent) as well as basic computer skills. Though not a requirement, participants are highly advised to also enrol in the Creativity Centre's short course in Adobe Design Software. This will assist participants in the execution of graphic design projects on the appropriate Adobe software programs, in particular with regard to Adobe Illustrator CC. The initial course materials are included in the course fee and will be presented to participants at the first contact session. These include drawing pencils, a sketchbook (A3 size), a thin black ink pen (fineliner) and an eraser. Participants will have to obtain and bring their own USB device to contact sessions.

 

Basic Web Design    Entries CLOSED

Tuesdays 18:00 - 20:00
Dates 6 March - 29 May 2018

also incl. class on Saturday, 26 May

Contact Sessions 12 classes (24 hours)
Venue Building F20 Computer Lab 118
Course Fee Option #1 R5000 per person (incl Adobe Creative Cloud package with various Adobe computer programs including Adobe Dreamweaver CC via a personal Adobe licence)
Course Fee Option #2 R3500 per person (without software or e-books)
Course Materials All course materials included
Course Reference Code Q05

Basic Web Page Design is aimed at those who want to learn how to design their own web pages. Skills entail basic HTML and web page design principles as well as how to plan (both technically and aesthetically), construct, maintain, and publish a web page on the internet. This short course consists of two modules, i.e. Module 1: Introduction to Web Design, and Module 2: Introduction to Adobe Dreamweaver CC.

 

Admission Requirements & Materials

The admission requirements for this short course is an NQF Level 4 education (matriculation or equivalent) as well as basic computer skills. Participants will have to obtain and bring their own USB device to contact sessions.

 

Advanced Web Design    Entries CLOSED

Tuesdays 18:00 - 20:00
Dates 24 July - 16 October 2018
also incl. class on Saturday, 13 October
Contact Sessions 12 classes (24 hours)
Venue Building F20 Computer Lab 118
Course Fee  R3500 per person
Course Materials All course materials included
Course Reference Code Q06

Advanced Web Page Design is a follow-up short course to the Creativity Centre's short course on Basic Web Design and is aimed at those who already possess the basic skills to design web pages and who have the desire to further develop and expand their knowledge on how the cloud processing works for the web pages. In this short course participants are taught how to use PHP to create and maintain a back-end for the web pages that they have designed. This includes the creation of payment portals.

 

Admission Requirements & Materials

The admission requirements for this short course is an NQF Level 4 education (matriculation or equivalent) and that the Creativity Centre's short course on Basic Web Design has been completed successfully (or proof of equivalent training). Participants will have to obtain and bring their own USB device to contact sessions.