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Hours to complete

Approx. 10 hours to complete

Suggested: 3 hours/week...
Available languages

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100% online

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Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible deadlines

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.
Beginner Level

Beginner Level

Hours to complete

Approx. 10 hours to complete

Suggested: 3 hours/week...
Available languages

English

Subtitles: English...

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
Hours to complete
2 hours to complete

Telling a Brand Story Through Images

In the first week of the course we will cover the overview of the course itself and the entire process of creating an effective Creative Pitch. We will go in-depth into when the creative process starts and how to communicate Brand Values. Finally, we will examine the language of image-making to understand how images convey a Brand's ¨look and feel¨....
Reading
11 videos (Total 82 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
Video11 videos
Purpose of the Creative Pitch: Interview with Maria Haro9m
Process Overview2m
The History of Branding Through Images4m
The Art of Story Branding6m
Story Branding Through Images and Concepts6m
Understanding the Language of Image-Making I10m
Understanding the Language of Image-Making II11m
Understanding the Language of Image-Making III7m
Narrative: First Contact with the Client16m
Optional Portfolio Assignment3m
Reading2 readings
***Important note before starting the course***10m
Recommended/Optional: ¨Photographically Speaking¨10m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Let's Talk About Some Images16m
Week
2
Hours to complete
1 hour to complete

The Brand Analysis

In week 2 Brian will explain how to conduct a Brand Personality Analysis, which is what you will use to continue building your creative pitch. You will learn how to distinguish the values of a particular brand and how to develop a Brand Positioning Statement. ...
Reading
6 videos (Total 23 min), 1 quiz
Video6 videos
Which is More Important: Brand or Product?2m
Brand Analysis2m
The Positioning Statement: Interview with Maria Haro3m
How to Write a Brand Positioning Statement1m
Narrative: Talking About the Values of the Brand10m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Testing Your Skills14m
Week
3
Hours to complete
1 hour to complete

Creative Advertising Concepts

In week 3 you have the chance to get your creative juices flowing! Brian takes you through the art behind creative advertising and how to use creative advertising to transmit a Brand image and their selling propositions. You will learn how to take your ideas and present them to a client in a cohesive and coherent way as a part of your creative pitch. ...
Reading
7 videos (Total 26 min), 1 quiz
Video7 videos
What is Creative Advertising?5m
Examining Ads: Creating Conceptual Advertising (images)6m
How to Convey the Unique Selling Propositions of the Brand4m
From Brand to Concept1m
Presenting the Creative Concepts to the Client3m
Narrative: Presenting the Creative Pitch to the Client4m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Test Your Skills10m
Week
4
Hours to complete
3 hours to complete

The Production Plan and the Creative Pitch

In the 4th and final week, you will take your creative concepts and put them into action! You will sit in as Brian interviews various members of a production team and learn what each one's role is, the ways they prepare for a shoot/filming, and the use of mood boards in this process. You will then learn how to make a Production Brief and how to present it to your client. Finally, you will take all you've learned the past 4 weeks and combine it to make your final Creative Pitch Deck. ...
Reading
11 videos (Total 39 min), 2 quizzes
Video11 videos
Defining the Brand Through the Production Team2m
Production Team Interviews: Creative Director/Graphic Designer Maria Haro5m
Production Team Interviews: Stylist Isabel Ottino8m
Production Team Interviews: Art Designer Adrian Tai8m
Narrative: Presenting the Production Plan to the Client6m
The Creative Pitch Deck1m
Explaining the Activity: The Campaign Challenge1m
The Photo Shoot1m
What Did We Learn?1m
Farewell!m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Test Your Skills10m
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Top Reviews

By YHOct 2nd 2018

Very helpful intro into image creation and brand awareness build-up. The skills and knowledge can be applied immediately if you are in the business or on learning stage.

By MKDec 19th 2017

Very beneficial course. Apt & to the point content in very less time.

Instructor

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Brian Hallett

Associate Professor
Master in Visual and Digital Media

About IE Business School

IE Business School is an internationally recognized business school where the leaders of tomorrow shape their ideas and learn to become global citizens. For over 40 years, IE Business School has promoted innovation and change in organizations, equipping managers with an entrepreneurial mindset that generates employment, wealth, and social well-being. Regularly featured among the top business schools in the world, IE Business School has an urban campus in Madrid and a faculty of more than 400 professors who teach students from approximately 90 countries in its undergraduate and master programs. IE uses innovative online, face-to-face, and blended learning formats, including the IE Communities Platform where knowledge and experiences are exchanged with over 50,000 IE graduates that currently hold management positions in more than 100 countries worldwide....

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