Visual Communication and Graphic Design Essentials

To get started with this course, we will take a moment to answer some commonly asked questions and gain a better understanding of exactly what graphic design is. Software required: Photoshop CS6, InDesign CS6, Illustrator CS6.
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(25)
Level
Beginner
Updated
Feb 11, 2013
Duration
2h 26m
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Description
Course info
Rating
(25)
Level
Beginner
Updated
Feb 11, 2013
Duration
2h 26m
Description

To get started with this course, we will take a moment to answer some commonly asked questions and gain a better understanding of exactly what graphic design is. From here, we'll take a moment to learn about the design process. A valuable tool that can be implemented on any graphic design related project. Next, we will dive into image based design, type based design, layout design and logo design. We will learn what each one is and how it is different from the others. We will also work on a mini-project for each one of these topics that will get your feet wet and allow you experience each type of project. After completing this course, not only will you have a better understanding of what graphic design is, but you will also have an opportunity to work on a variety of small graphic design projects. Software required: Photoshop CS6, InDesign CS6, Illustrator CS6.

About the author
About the author

Eddie is a content producer for Unity as well as a seasoned shading, texturing, lighting and rendering artist. He takes pride in helping creative professionals reach their learning goals.

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Section Introduction Transcripts
Section Introduction Transcripts

Introduction and Project Overview
[Autogenerated] Hello, Aunt Edie with digital tutors in this series of lessons will take an introductory look at graphic design learning several core ideas, principles and work habits that will make you successful. As you begin a career in graphic design to get started will take a moment to answer. Some commonly asked questions and gain. A better understanding of exactly what graphic design is from here will take a moment to learn about the design process, a valuable tool that can be implemented on any graphic design related project. Next will dive into image based design type based design, layout design and logo design. We'll learn what each one is and how it's different from the others. Will also work on small, many projects for each one of these topics that will get your feet wet and alive to experience each type of project. After completing this course, not only will you have a better understanding of what graphic design is, but you'll also have an opportunity to work on a variety of small graphic design projects. So let's go and get started with our next lesson.