Graphic Design    Apply NOW

Tuesdays 18:00 - 20:00
Dates

4 May – 17 September 2021

Contact Sessions 17 classes
Venue Building F20 Computer Lab 118
Course Fee R5000 per person
Course Materials Own flash drive required and personal access to Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop is necessary in the event of remote teaching/learning, and for continued application of skills.
Course Reference Code T93

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 elements principles, conceptualisation skills, an introduction to typography, and basic applicable computer skills in Adobe Illustrator CC in visual communications projects that form a mini portfolio.

 

Admission Requirements & Materials

The admission requirement for this short course is NQF Level 4 education (matriculation or equivalent) as well as basic computer skills. Participants are highly advised to also enrol for the Creativity Centre's short course in Adobe Design Software to assist in the execution of graphic design projects on the appropriate Adobe software programs, in particular with regard to Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator CC. We work on the Adobe programmes in our labs and participants only have to have an Adobe log-in to access our software, but personal access to the Adobe software programs Photoshop and Illustrator is necessary in the event of online teaching/learning, and will further enhance the participants' skill extension. Participants are required to bring their own flash drive to contact sessions, to save work done in class, and any extra given files.

 

Adobe Design Software    Apply NOW

(incl. Adobe Photoshop CC, Adobe Illustrator CC & Adobe InDesign CC)

Wednesdays 18:00 - 20:00
Dates 28 April - 8 September 2021
Contact Sessions 15 classes (5 classes per software program)
Venue Building F20 Computer Lab 118 / F2 Lab 123
Course Fee R5200 per person
Course Materials

Pen and paper to take notes, and flash drive, required
Access to Adobe software is necessary in the event of remote teaching/learning, and for continued application of skills

Course Reference Code T94

 

This short course is aimed at those who want to learn how to use creative software for their own creative projects. The course is divided into three components that include mastering the basic functions and skills associated with three software applications, i.e.:

  • Adobe Photoshop CC (ideal for digital photo-editing and manipulation)
  • Adobe Illustrator CC (a multifaceted vector graphics application that can be used for drawing, typography, logo design, and layout, for packaging, promotions, posters etc.)
  • Adobe InDesign CC (ideal for the layout of multiple-page documents like books, magazines or annual reports).

 

Admission Requirements & Materials

Basic computer literacy, including sourcing information and visual material from the internet, is an admission requirement. Software and e-books are not provided, but it would be advantageous to have access to relevant software for own usage. Participants must bring their own note paper, pen and flash drive to the sessions.

 

Adobe Photoshop CC Group 2   Apply NOW

Wednesdays 18:00 - 20:00
Dates 11 August - 8 September 2021
Contact Sessions 5 classes
Venue Building F20 Computer Lab 118 / F2 Lab 123
Course Fee R2150 per person
Course Materials

Own notepad, pen and flash drive required
Access to Adobe Photoshop is necessary in the event of remote teaching/learning, and for continued application of skills

Course Reference Code T95

 

Adobe Illustrator CC    Apply NOW

Wednesdays 18:00 - 20:00
Dates 28 April -26 May 2021
Contact Sessions 5 classes
Venue Building F20 Computer Lab 118 / F2 Lab 123
Course Fee R2150 per person
Course Materials

Own notepad, pen and flash drive required
Access to Adobe Illustrator is necessary in the event of remote teaching/learning, and for continued application of skills

Course Reference Code T96

 

Adobe InDesign CC    Apply NOW

Wednesdays 18:00 - 20:00
Dates 2 June - 28 July 2021
Contact Sessions 5 classes
Venue Building F20 Computer Lab 118 / F2 Lab 123
Course Fee R2150 per person
Course Materials

Own notepad, pen and flash drive required
Access to Adobe InDesign is necessary in the event of remote teaching/learning, and for continued application of skills

Course Reference Code T97