Through this online course, you will learn how to create high quality illustrations, logos and other custom artwork by hands-on training in Adobe Illustrator, the industry standard vector graphics software application.
Adobe Illustrator is an essential, versatile tool for millions of graphic designers, digital media artists and marketing professionals, facilitating complex design from concept to finished piece.
After a foundation in design principles, you will first be introduced to Illustrator’s fundamental Pen tool, then progress to transforming shapes and drawing and colouring objects, as well as utilising Illustrator’s powerful functions to create a wide array of special effects, striking typography and complex artwork. We will teach you the essential concepts of using layers to organise your designs, and explore the options for exporting Illustrator files.
Practice exercises and quizzes
A certification exam voucher
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Prerequisites & Requirements
Earning your Graphic Design certificate will open up opportunities for junior roles in graphic design and illustration. You will also have a portfolio of work, and we recommend you consistently build on your collection, as it demonstrates continued growth to potential employers.
A solid foundation in graphic design opens up many other opportunities for further study in complementary fields, such as digital and print media, app and web development, social media marketing, advertising and many other ever-evolving industries.
You can further your studies by enrolling in the following recommended eCollege courses:
- Print & Digital Media Publication Using Adobe InDesign
- Visual Communication using Adobe Photoshop
- Certified Digital Marketing Professional
Course Code: NC 08449 – Adobe Illustrator
There are multiple ways to apply for this course, please check out the different options below.