<a>Graphics and Media Design</a>
The Graphics and Media Design course offered by Africa School of Technology is a dynamic and immersive program designed to equip students with the essential skills and knowledge needed to excel in the captivating world of visual communication and design. This course is tailored to individuals who are passionate about unleashing their creativity and transforming ideas into visually stunning and impactful designs.
Throughout this course, students will delve into the principles and techniques of graphic design, exploring the use of colour, typography, composition, and imagery to create visually appealing and effective designs. They will also gain hands-on experience with industry-standard software tools used in graphic design.
Introduction to Graphic Design: Students will be introduced to the fundamental concepts and principles of graphic design, including design elements, composition, and visual hierarchy.
Colour Theory and Application: This module explores the psychology of colour, colour harmony, and the effective use of colour in design to evoke emotions and communicate messages.
Typography and Layout Design: Students will learn about typography, font selection, and how to create harmonious and visually pleasing layouts that enhance readability and visual impact.
Image Editing and Manipulation: This segment focuses on using industry-standard software such as Adobe Photoshop to edit, enhance, and manipulate images for various design purposes.
Vector Graphics and Illustration: Students will explore the world of vector graphics using software like Adobe Illustrator, mastering techniques to create scalable and high-quality illustrations.
Branding and Identity Design: This module covers the principles and processes involved in creating a brand identity, including logo design, visual consistency, and brand guidelines.
Digital Media Design: Students will learn how to design engaging and interactive digital media, including web graphics, social media visuals, and user interface (UI) elements
The Graphics and Media Design course at Africa School of Technology adopts a practical and hands-on approach, combining instructor-led sessions, practical assignments, and collaborative projects. Students will have access to industry-standard design software and receive guidance from experienced instructors who are well-versed in the field of graphic design. The course encourages creativity, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills, enabling students to develop their unique design style
No prior design experience is required for this course. However, a basic understanding of computer operations and proficiency in using design software would be advantageous. A passion for creativity, an eye for aesthetics, and a willingness to explore and experiment with design concepts are highly encouraged.
Upon successful completion of the course, students will receive a certificate from Africa School of Technology, validating their proficiency in Graphics and Media Design.
Join us at Africa School of Technology and embark on an exciting journey into the world of graphic design. Unleash your creativity, master design techniques, and acquire the skills necessary to captivate audiences with visually compelling designs across various media platforms.