Graphics and Image Editing

8 weeks

Lecture Rooms

CIS Block B

The course trains one how to; plan, analyze, design and create visual solutions to communications problems using colour, illustration, photography, animation, and produce all of the business graphics typically used by businesses today. The course takes one through the concept development, digital story telling, Digital Imaging, developing vector-based illustrations using an industry standard postscript drawing program. Explores the art, craft, technical procedures, and concepts involved in producing successful typographic designs, which is a fundamental component of visual communications. Explores application software, concepts and skills required to design and create screen-based media. One learns how to develop the overall layout and production design of magazines, newspapers, wedding cards, pledge cards, produce pro-motional displays, packaging, and marketing brochures for products and services, design distinctive logos for products and businesses, and develop signage and materials for Internet Web pages, interactive media, and multimedia projects. Students complete the course with a practical project that entails all the modules covered during training.