This graphic design course is specifically designed to teach students how to use Canva and Figma, two of the most popular graphic design tools in the industry.
In our course, you’ll learn how to use these powerful tools to create professional-quality designs for a variety of media, including social media graphics, marketing materials, logos, and websites.
You’ll also learn about the principles of design, including color theory, typography, and composition, and how to apply these principles in your designs. Our experienced instructors will guide you through hands-on projects and provide personalised feedback to help you master the tools and techniques used in graphic design. By the end of the course, you’ll have a portfolio of completed projects that showcase your skills and creativity, and the confidence to pursue a career in graphic design.
- Introduction to graphic design principles and best practices
- Overview of Canva and Figma and their role in graphic design
- Creating designs for various media
- Working with typography, color, and layout in Canva and Figma
- Creating logos, icons, and other graphic elements in Canva and Figma
- Designing marketing materials, such as brochures and flyers, in Canva and Figma
- Designing social media graphics
- Creating wireframes and mockups for websites and mobile apps in Figma
- Understanding the fundamentals of design theory, including color theory and typography
At Shapeways.io, we believe that education is not just about learning new things, but also about applying those skills in the real world. That’s why we include an additional 6 months of aftercare, where you can gain both the interpersonal and technical skills needed to break into the tech industry.
Our courses are designed to provide you with not only theoretical knowledge but also practical experience. Through our aftercare program, participants will have the opportunity to work on paid projects, gain valuable experience and add to their own portfolio.
We believe that this real-world experience is essential for building confidence and competence in any field, and we are committed to providing you with the best possible learning experience.