Graphic Design (NVQ Level 4)

Duration: 162h

Lectures: 27

Level: NVQ level 4

Type: Part Time

Medium: Sinhala

Personnel employed in Pre-press,Printing & Advertising Industry and Editorial Staff of publishing organizations who wish to enhance knowledge and skills in Graphic Design Applications in order to process digital files for printing & web design.

Course Outline:

  • Introduction to Computers(Hardware & Software for Graphics Industry)
  • Introduction to Adobe Indesign for Page Make-up
  • Creating & Designing Vector Graphics using Adobe Illustrator
  • Color Theory & Color management
  • Adobe Photoshop as a Raster Graphic Image manipulation application
  • Photoshop and Tools
  • Image Composition & Image manipulation
  • Color Corrections & Adjustment
  • Masking systems in Photoshop
  • 2D-3D in Photoshop
  • Image Modes & Blending Modes
  • Channels & Basic Palettes
  • Working with paths & vector Shapes
  • Using scanners for printing Technology
  • Color Separations and Special Color out putting

Students will have to do six month RPL