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Dual Certificate in Digital Graphic Design and Web Design

The core of this program will cover Adobe Creative Cloud software tools: Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, InDesign, Animate, Muse, Bridge and Acrobat PDF.

Course Details


The core of this program will cover Adobe Creative Cloud software tools: Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, InDesign, Animate, Muse, Bridge and Acrobat PDF. Students will learn proper Adobe workflow processes and best practices to design, create, build and export content for print and digital outputs for the iPad, iPhone, tablets, Kindle, Nook and other smart devices and e-readers. Students will learn the concepts, tools, and techniques to create responsive designs for the web and digital devices such as iPads, tablets, and smart phones. The learning objectives of our programs are to develop technology skills and soft skills of student learners to enable them to plan, design, build, and maintain digital content for the web and digital devices such as iPad, Nook, Kindle, tablets an the breadth of smart phones. The course encompasses 4 major overlapping learning areas: Software tools, Technologies, Soft skills, Web Design and Functionality.

COURSE DESCRIPTION

  • End to end process in Digital Graphic Design Design and build multi- page products/ content for a variety of different platforms.
  • Students will learn how to PLAN- DESIGN+ MAINTAIN a fully functional responsive design website.
  • Students will learn how to FTP their website and content to a web hosting service: including how to add/ host multiple website under a single domain name.

WHO SHOULD ENROLL

  • Publishers/ Graphic Designers Marketing and communication professionals.
  • Anyone with basic or intermediate knowledge of Photoshop Illustrator or InDesign.
  • Students who are literate in PC or MAC based software/ or operating system who want to learn how to build and manage websites and how to design, layout and export for professional printers or digital devices.

COURSE FORMAT

Pace University Midtown Center
551 Fifth Avenue at 45th New York, NY
Option 1
Tuesdays & Thurdays 
September 13, 2016 - February 16, 2017 
(no class 11/24, 12/27, or 12/29)
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Option 2
Saturdays 

September 24, 2016 - March 25, 2017
(no class 11/26, 12/24, or 12/31)
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Tuition: $3,500
(includes all course materials)
Course#: Coming Soon!
Class Status: OPEN


YOU WILL LEARN

Adobe Photoshop

  • Digital Assets Management
  • Resolution and formats
  • Camera Raw
  • Color Correction
  • Retouching
  • Hair retouching
  • Photomontage
  • Photoshop for Web design

Adobe Illustrator

  • Illustrator Essentials
  • Drawing Shapes
  • Graphic styles
  • Creating Logos
  • Banner design
  • Print Design
  • Formats
  • Illustrator for Web design

Dreamweaver

  • Dreamweaver essentials
  • HTML5 structure
  • CSS3
  • Responsive design
  • Media Querys
  • jQuery integration
  • JavaScript integration
  • FTP

InDesign

  • Page Layout
  • Formating text
  • Working with styles
  • Designing a magazine
  • Master Pages
  • Exporting PDF for print
  • Interactivity
  • Print

Acrobat PDF

  • Create a PDF
  • Pdf for Web
  • PDF for comercial print
  • PDF-X
  • Preflight
  • PDF standars
  • Editing PDF

Adobe Muse

  • Web Design without coding
  • Creating a web project
  • Working with master pages
  • Adding video, maps and social media
  • Web Galleries
  • Publish and export

Animate

  • Animate essentials
  • Working with illustrator resources
  • Creating animations
  • Adding interactivity
  • Integration with Dreamweaver
  • Publish

EPUB

  • InDesign for Digital Publihing
  • Interactivity
  • Animations
  • Buttoms
  • Video and sound
  • Galleries
  • Publish for iPad

QUESTIONS?

Please contact us at (888) 561-7223 or ContinuingEd@pace.edu