An introduction to Graphic Design in the Tuscan summer in Florence
The Graphic Design Summer Course 80 Hours is recommended for those who want to discover the world of graphic design; it’s the first step to develop all the professional skills required to work as a graphic designer. The course is also suitable to those who have not a specific interest in the field, but want to get some basic skills to communicate and work with other professionals, or those who want to know how to perform simple graphic works in complete autonomy.
During the course the following topics will be introduced:
• The key concepts of graphic design;
• The basics of computer graphics;
• An introduction to two of the main software of digital design (Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator).
The course will provide the basic skills needed to continue learning this subject matter in autonomy. At the end of the course you will be able to distinguish clearly the areas and possibilities of graphic design. You will also acquire the basic skills needed to carry out an advanced training and to develop simple graphic designs.
Introduction to graphic.
The areas of graphic.
Theories of the sign and the text,
Clients, market and target
To set up a project
File formats and settings
Selections, montages, alterations
Introduction to Adobe Photoshop
Introduction to Adobe Illustrator