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Graphic Design & Illustration using Adobe Illustrator

Course Overview

NTUC LearningHub Course Code: ADOBEIL

SSG SkillsConnect Reference Number: CRS-N-0032772 

Operating System: Windows

Software Version: Illustrator CC

Adobe Illustrator is comprehensive vector graphics software that allows anyone to create a sophisticated artwork at their fingertips. For anyone beginning to learn illustrator, this course will be their ideal starting point. This course will impart students’ knowledge to create and modify objects and expandable graphical vectors with this powerful drawing software.

Who Should Attend

  • Individuals who are keen to learn and use this graphics designing software to create high quality prints or vectors which do not compromise in resolution when you expand them
  • Graphic designers, print collaterals designers or anyone who needs image editing for professional results
  • Marketing and advertising professionals who want to add visual impact to their campaigns

Pre-requisites

The course assumes that students have completed the Microsoft Windows course or have the following equivalent Microsoft Windows knowledge and experience:

  • start and run Windows,
  • use the taskbar,
  • use the Start button,
  • use the Help feature,
  • use Minimize, Restore Down/Maximize, or Close,
  • use the left and right mouse buttons appropriately,
  • understand file management techniques, and
  • navigate between files, folders, or drives

Course Duration

3 Days / 21 Hours

Course Outline

CONCEPT & DESIGN

  • Design Planning
  • Copyright Issues
  • Principles of Design
  • Key design terminology

INTRODUCING ADOBE ILLUSTRATOR

  • Introducing the Interface
  • Workspaces
  • Working with Illustrator’s Toolset

DOCUMENT MANAGEMENT

  • Document Setup
  • Managing Documents & Assets
  • Illustrator’s Artboard
  • Grids & Guides

COLOURS, FILLS & STROKES

  • Colour in Illustrator
  • Fills & Strokes
  • Gradients
  • Patterns

DRAWING

  • Vector Drawing Concepts
  • Basic Drawing
  • The Pencil Tool
  • Paths – the Pen Tool
  • Transformations
  • Compound Paths
  • Illustrator’s Effects
  • Using Image Trace

OBJECTS

  • Layers
  • Objects
  • Clipping
  • Blending
  • The Appearance Panel
  • Symbols
  • Graphic Styles
  • The Third Dimension – Illustrator’s 3D

BRUSHES

  • Illustrator’s Brushes
  • Creating Custom Brushes
  • Saving & Loading Brush Sets

TYPOGRAPHY

  • Introduction
  • Working with Type

OUTPUT

  • Preparing a File for Print Output
  • Printing
  • Export
  • Illustrator & the Web

Price

Individual Sponsored Company Sponsored
w/o GST w GST w/o GST w GST
Original Course Fee $590.00 $631.30 $590.00 $631.30
Promotional Course fee (until 30 Jun 2017) $550.00 $588.50 $550.00 $588.50
Fee payable $550.00 $588.50 $508.00# $546.50

 

Remarks:

  • Individual Sponsored
    • Eligible Singapore Citizens can use their SkillsFuture Credit to offset course fee payable.
    • NTUC Members can enjoy up to 50% funding (capped at $250 per year) under Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP). For more details on UTAP, click here.

 

  • Company Sponsored
    • # This course is supported by SSG with Cat-C Funding and Company sponsored candidates (Singapore Citizens and PRs) are eligible for $2/hr funding. Price indicated above is after funding.

Terms and conditions apply. NTUC LearningHub reserve the right to make changes or improvements to any of the products described in this document without prior notice.

Prices are subject to other LHUB miscellaneous fees.

Funding Information

  • Eligible Singapore Citizens can use their SkillsFuture credit to offset course fees. (Course ID: CRS-N-0032772)
  • Companies can claim $2/hr funding from SSG (SkillsConnect Reference Number: CRS-N-0032772)
  • NTUC Members can enjoy up to 50% funding (capped at $250 per year) with Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP). For more details on UTAP, visit here
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