Adobe Design Applications: Adobe Illustrator

online short course

R6 450.00 R6 120.00

course

6
modules
6 weeks
duration
registration
anytime

Why an Adobe Illustrator Course?

With the rise of digital technology, social media and web communication, the need for branding and illustration is greater than ever. Many start-up companies require corporate identities or even smaller businesses need to do their advertising and promotional material in-house. The media and advertising industries are also seeking competent designers with strong digital illustration skills to create custom design work or to add value to digital content for social media.

Summary

Welcome to the Adobe Illustrator course. This course aims to equip you with the digital skills to successfully use the fundamental components of Adobe Illustrator. This course is perfect for those whose Adobe Illustrator knowledge is outdated and are wanting to gain current knowledge and skill to keep up with industry demands as well those who are wanting to start up their own businesses and need the technical skill to develop their own marketing material. It is also ideal for those who want the technical skills to be able to design logos, posters and custom illustrations for either artistic output or for advertising purposes.

By the end of this course, you should be proficient in Adobe Illustrator with new-found skills to illustrate and lay out artwork in a technically sound way.

Subject Expert

Mandy Roberts is a graphic designer and illustrator based in Cape Town. She learned graphic art and printmaking techniques as a teenager and continues to be fascinated with this form of visual expression. Her playful and innovative design signature combines technical expertise with artistic flair. She has been a teacher in the field of graphic design for a number of years and continues to work as a graphic designer and illustrator in the industry.

Tutor Support

With the freedom that online education brings, CityVarsity Online students can upskill in their own time, from almost anywhere on earth. Well, anywhere where the internet is accessible, that is. But although our students may roam far and wide, they are never far out of our minds.

Each course is assigned its own Online Academic Tutor, who is ready and waiting to guide and assist their learners throughout their learning experience. The Online Academic Tutor, who is assigned to your course, is trained to build each student up to reach their fullest potential. Students can expect their Online Academic Tutor to answer questions, offer advice and provide further clarification on any academic aspects.

Course and Technical Requirements

In order to get the full benefit from this course, you require the following:

  • Computer/Laptop/Tablet
  • Stable internet connection
  • Firefox/Microsoft Edge/Chrome web browser (latest version)
  • Adobe Acrobat, or similar PDF viewer
  • Microsoft Word/Pages (ability to export documents as PDF files)
  • Email/Cell phone for notifications and communication
  • Adobe Illustrator

How You Will Learn

  • Online Learning Studio
  • Module Notes
  • Videos
  • External URLs
  • Quizzes
  • Assignments
  • Feedback
  • Forum Discussions
  • Academic Support

This course is presented through an interactive learning platform – our Online Learning Studio. You are encouraged to refer to external URLs for a broader understanding and complete the quizzes in order to test your own grasp of each module. Feedback on your assignments will deepen your learning experience, and your participation in the discussion forum with your fellow students brings the classroom into your space.

Certification

Upon successful completion of your course, you will be awarded a CityVarsity Online certificate.

module outline

  • MODULE 0
    Orientation Module
  • MODULE 1
    Adobe Illustrator Interface and Layers
  • MODULE 2
    Objects, Transforming and Arranging
  • MODULE 3
    Typography and Colour
  • MODULE 4
    Tips, Tricks and Exporting
  • MODULE 5
    Wrap-up

Payment options available to you

Credit Card
Payment Plan
EFT/Direct Deposit
Zapper

NEED MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THIS COURSE?

Complete the fields below to receive the course information pack.
*Required fields
By providing us with your contact details, you agree to the use of your data as described in our terms and conditions to receive communications. You may opt out of receiving communications at any time.

RECOMMENDED COURSES