Designing for an organization, while requiring technical skill, is not just about knowing how to use a pagination program such as InDesign or manipulate photos using Photoshop. A designer is a visual storyteller, a person who pairs words with images and typography to best convey information to an audience. Good design evokes emotion and presents the news of the day with clarity and the proper tone. A business card, brochure, or website that has good design provides content that is more inviting, more easily comprehensible and is faster to process. Design isn’t about “making it look pretty,” it’s also about content, layout and audience analysis.
This course is part of the Graphic Design Elements for Non-Designers Specialization
About this Course
What you will learn
Recognize ways to work with graphic designers and other creative professionals.
Understand the history and design process of the graphic design profession.
Compare the concepts of balance, proximity, alignment, repetition, contrast and space.
Discover the use of white space to develop shape, form, and structure in graphic projects.
Skills you will gain
- Color Theory
- online design
- textual elements
- Graphic Design
- Print Design
Syllabus - What you will learn from this course
What is Graphic Design?
Elements of Design
Basic Concepts of Design
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TOP REVIEWS FROM BASIC ELEMENTS OF DESIGN: DESIGN PRINCIPLES AND SOFTWARE OVERVIEW
My only question is about receiving your transcripts. All your words do not exist in the notes captions.
Otherwise, I'm enjoying
This has been a wonderful opportunity and journey, one of learning how to tap into innate skills of creativity, inspiration and penmanship.
The course gives you a more stable foundation about Elements of Design. I am self-taught in terms of arts, but I still find this course valuable to take. Thank you!
This course is very good to understand basic principles of design. You will get basic skills to observe materials that come to your hands.
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