Graphic Design and UX Training Certification Course , Austin

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The Avg salary of a UX designer in India is Rs. 660,784pa.
With a job growth of 30%, UX Design is projected as #1 out of 7 in-demand careers in 2017
Graphic designing has been voted the 3rd most lucrative freelance profession in India- Truelancer
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Course Overview
Creative Visualization- Principles of Design and Colour Theory
Understand the Colour theory (2kinds of colour process) and the principles of design like emphasis, movement, perspective, proximity, complexity & intensity and unity & variety etc.
Creative Visualization-Photoshop Interface and Elements of Design
Learn about Photoshop Interface and tools, filling selections with the Paint Bucket Tool, repairing an image with the Spot Healing. Understand the elements of design (line, shape, volume, value, texture etc.)
Graphic Design- Vector & Raster based Graphics and Motion Graphics
Raster-based Graphic and Vector- based Graphic (Illustrator User Interface, Use of colour, tint, opacity and stroke thickness, Types of Selection Tools etc.). Understand Motion Graphics, Web-based ads, trailers, music videos & video signage, Typography and Camerawork, Rhythm & Repetition, Pattern and Timing
Graphic Design- Desktop Publication
Learn what Desktop Publication and InDesign user Interface. Understand the Navigate & Set rulers, guides and measurements. Learn types of Logo Design, Basics of Typography, Flyer Design and Hoarding Design.
UI/UX- Develop User Persona and User Flows After Conducting Research
Master User-centred design and understand what Analysis phase, High-level design phase and Verification phase is. Master Domain analysis, Role analysis and Functional analysis.
UI/UX-Paper Prototype and Wireframes
Master the art of creating a wireframe and learn more about nouns and verbs. Learn how to prepare and object model by task preparation, task instructions and submission instructions. Learn how to create a task flow diagram, five navigation structures and sequential navigation.
Highly Experienced
Lifetime Access to Dashboard
Develop 5 Real Web Prototypes
24/7 Coding
Free Job Preparation Week
Course Syllabus
  • Introduction to Graphics Design
  • Why Graphic design
  • Objective of the Communication
  • What Needs to be Said First
  • Introduction to Photoshop
  • New Document
  • Interface Layout
  • Tools
  • Difference between Bitmap and Vector
  • Raster(Bitmap)-Based Graphic
  • Vector-Based Graphic
  • Tools In Photoshop
  • Selection Tools
  • Image Editing Tools
  • Artist Tools
  • Palettes
  • Color and Swatches
  • Adjustment and Style
  • History
  • Character & Paragraph
  • Layers
  • Aesthetics of Graphics Art
  • What are Design Aesthetics?
  • Fundamentals of Graphics Art
  • Selection Tool
  • Marquee Tool
  • Lasso Tool
  • Magic Wand Tool
  • Quick Selection Tool
  • Image Editing
  • Crop Tool
  • Free Transform Command
  • Adjustment - Color Balance
  • Black & White
  • Hue/Saturation
  • Levels
  • Curves
  • Photo filters
  • Resizing the Digital Image
  • Enlarging the Digital Image
  • Concept Design & Development
  • Design Process
  • Concept Designing
  • Generating Ideas and Concepts from Mind Mapping
  • Concept Development
  • The Pen Tool in Photoshop
  • Creating Art Work
  • Organization
  • Elements of Design - Point or Mark
  • Line
  • Shape
  • Form
  • Image Retouching Enhancing
  • Healing Brush Tool
  • Dodge Tool or Burn Tool
  • Elements of Design - Texture
  • Color
  • Value
  • Space
  • The Brush Tool - Brush Blending Modes
  • Opacity and Flow
  • Brush Panel
  • Why Colors are Important
  • Color Wheel
  • Hue
  • Saturation and Value
  • Bristle Tip Shape Options
  • Erodible Tip Options
  • Brush Pose Options
  • Other Brush Presets
  • Brush Scattering Options
  • Color Harmony
  • Meaning of Color
  • Image Encoding
  • Rhythm
  • Balance
  • Alignment
  • Contrast
  • Graphics Design Projects
  • Process of Graphic Design
  • Illustrator User Interface (Menu & Palette)
  • New Document
  • Basic Drawing Technique with the Pen
  • Brush and Tools
  • Path Editing & Text Editing
  • Working with Colors Basics
  • Different Menus
  • Organizing Groups & Layers
  • Resizing and Resampling the File
  • Use of Color
  • Tint
  • Opacity and Stroke Thickness
  • Alignment in Designs
  • Resize Artwork in Layouts to Keep in Proportion
  • Save in Appropriate Format & Its Purpose
  • Modifying Text to an Image
  • Introduction to DTP
  • Navigate & Set Rulers
  • Guides and Measurements
  • Set Margin and Column Guides
  • Character
  • Paragraph and Object Styles
  • Page Layout and Printer Spreads
  • Types of Logo Design
  • Fonts & Text Positioning
  • Basics of Typography
  • Designing with Typography
  • Business Card Design
  • Print Advertisement Design
  • Flyer Design to Hording Design
  • Poster & Banner Design for Campaign
  • Introduction to Design
  • Importance of Design
  • Learning from Your Surroundings
  • Designer Tools
  • Medium of Communication
  • Grids and Layout
  • Positions and Priorities
  • Understanding Requirements
  • Analysing Functions and Interactions
  • What are The Basic UI Elements
  • How Elements are Used for Communication
  • Building Visual Designs
  • Creating Wireframes and Sketches
  • Introduction to Devices
  • How Different are UX for Each Devices
  • Technical Factor Affecting Designs
  • Making Good Use of Technology
  • UI Element and Guidelines
  • Consistency and Design Language
  • Building Styles
  • Web HTML + CSS Basics
  • How Your Designs are Developed
  • Design Preview (Prototyping)
  • The Medium
  • Storyboards
  • Laying it Out
  • Universal & Flexible Design
  • Interactions
  • Typography
  • Using your Tools
  • Designing Icons
  • Testing it Out
  • Exporting Resources
  • Slice Sheet
  • The Full Package
  • Storytelling across brand products
  • Connecting people and product
Projects Which Students Will Develop
Food Product Poster
This project will help you to master the concepts like Photoshop layers, Color tool, Selection tools, Adding Text on Image, Giving effects on text
Food Product Poster
Design Institute
This project will help you to master the concepts like Layers panel, Use of color, tint, opacity and stroke, Alignment in designs, Modifying text to an image, Adding Text on Image
Design Institute
Creative Educational Event
This project will help you to master the concepts like Photoshop layers, Different types of tool, Composing text for design, Giving effects on text, Principles of design
Creative Educational Event
Save Tiger
This project will help you to master the concepts like Newspaper ad and poster, Different types of tool, Composing text for design, Giving effects on text, Principles of design, Image editing
Save Tiger
Job Preparation Week
After you complete your course, our unique job preperation solution makes sure you can check out all the essentials of your job preperation checklist, right from your resume to your interview skills.
In-depth Mock Interviews
With 2 In depth mock interviews, you are at complete edge over the others.
Resume Building And Interview Questions
Resume builds the first impression and we help you build a resume that stands out.
Online Reputation Building
Helps build a strong online presence in LinkedIn, Git, Stack Overflow and many more.
Resume Sharing With Top Employers
Your resume is shared with top employers, so that you find your dream job.
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Customers Feedback
Graphic design/ UX is the art of creating visual concepts, using computer software or by hand, to communicate ideas that inspire, inform, and captivate consumers. A Graphic designer develop the overall layout and production design for various applications such as for advertisements, brochures, magazines, and corporate reports. In this course you will learn about:
  • Principles of Design and Colour Theory
  • Photoshop Interface and Elements of Design
  • Vector & Raster based Graphics and Motion Graphics
  • Desktop Publication
  • Develop User Persona and User Flows After Conducting Research
  • Paper Prototype and Wireframes
As the internet has grown and become pervasive in our lives, the world has gotten smaller. For a company, great experiences can be a competitive advantage. They can keep your customers loyal and turn them into your biggest cheerleaders. On the flip side, terrible experiences can stop you in your tracks very quickly. Building great user experiences requires listening and empathy. In this course you’ll learn the tools and techniques to make your products delightful for users.
With AcadGild’s Design maestro, you’ll become a problem solver. You’ll focus on user-centred design and apply research methods to isolate user goals. You’ll learn to create personas, user flows, wireframes, and visual mock-ups.
This course is an introduction to User Experience with a focus on Information Architecture. Mentees create a complete UX brief, from ideation to annotated wireframes that could be handed off to a developer to be built. They will also learn to conduct the research necessary and create all the supporting documentation required to defend their design decisions. There is a large focus on how to dissect and analyse common design patterns.
AcadGild will ensure that you:
  • Have the confidence and knowledge to start designing own websites
  • Develop portfolio with 5 design projects to flaunt your newly acquired skills
  • Get trained to face tough technical interviews
  • Have an online presence on GitHub, StackOverflow & Quora to impress
  • prospective employer
  • Receive dedicated mentorship from top UI/UX experts

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