Are you interested in what Digital Design can do? Are you considering a career as a Digital Designer? If so, MK24 offers a Digital Design course in English.
In this course, you will learn to develop and design a brand strategy for an existing or new brand of your choice. You will also learn the basics of photography, Photoshop, After Effects, Sketch, WordPress, digital typography and graphic design.
Please note: This class is taught in English.
Prior to the course you will be asked to look at different examples of digital design and decide which brand or theme you would like to be working on during the year.
In the first two lessons you will analyse your choice and decide on a strategy which will be implemented during the year using different techniques and software.
In the next six lessons you will explore the possibilities of photography. How to capture an interesting and captivating image for your brand or theme. In Photoshop you will learn all about image size, pixels, color and manipulation if the image.
The images can be further enhanced with movement and music in the next six lessons After Effects. Now you have assembled some content and you are ready for the next six lessons to make a setup for your website and get to know the basics of digital typography and design. What is a good design and why? What about the readability of your text for the website? What fonts do you choose? You will also learn the basics of HTML and CSS and draw wireframes with Sketch.
The following six lessons are dedicated to WordPress and filling your website with your content.
The year will be concluded with four more lessons about design and typography and review if your design fits your idea so you will end up with an elaborate brand strategy.
Is this course for you?
Anyone with an interest in Digital Design can enroll. No prior knowledge of design or the applications used is necessary, but a basic knowledge of computers is required.
Do you have questions about the specifics of this course? If so, send us an email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
What do you need?
A computer with Photoshop, Sketch, and After Effects. If you do not have a laptop, you may borrow a MacBook Air from MK24 during class.
The Digital Design course consists of 36 lessons of 2,5 hours each, which includes a short break.
Each subject is taught by an instructor who is an expert in their field. Subjects offered include:
- 2x Introduction and developing a strategy
- 6x Photography
- 6x Photoshop
- 6x After Effects
- 6x Digital Graphic Design, Typography and Sketch
- 6x WordPress
- 4x Digital Graphic Design, Typography and fine-tuning.