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Graphic Design

Do you love your laptop? Do you get a kick out of colour, text and crazy designs? Do you flip through magazines and secretly smile at designs and cool graphics?

Are you wanting to design and produce visual communication to a professional level, relevant to the formal market sector?

Our graphic design course offers a wide range of designing. You will be taught Product design, Animation design, Business design, Logo design, Marketing designs such as billboards, brand and advertising –  there are no limits to designing – so it doesn’t stop there.

We teach you from the basics, how to turn on the computer to using the different designing programmes to creating awesome works of art to a professional level.

Ultimately, we teach you to develop your own distinct creative voice. We teach you how to employ strategic thinking for different styles and client requirements. At the end of the year you will also walk away with a professional design portfolio for your prospective clients.

You will learn to use the industry standard Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and After Effects. This will provide you with the necessary skills in order to follow a career in web design, advertising, book design, poster design etc.

Your future career possibilities:

  • Creative Director
  • Brand Identity Developer
  • Digital Illustrator
  • Layout Artist
  • Multimedia Artist/Animator
  • Web Designer
  • Logo Designer

Ultimately, we teach you to develop your own distinct creative voice

Courses Available

Full Time - 1 Year

Our 1-year graphic design course teaches students a wide range of designing as well as industry standard design software to build confidence as a graphic designer. The 1-year course is a full time program. Your year will consist of weekly classes (Monday to Friday), from 09:00 – 13:00, lessons are a mixture of, in class theory and loads of creative, practical work on your laptop.

Required Equipment

Laptop
Internet Access
Adobe Creative Suite
Art Supplies

Course fees

R75 000

Deposit
R15 000

Application Fee
R2 500

NOTE: Deposit and Application fees are non-refundable

Part Time

Course fees

ONCE OFF PAYMENT

Photoshop for Designers
R3 600

Illustrator
R3 400

InDesign
R3 400

CorelDraw
R3 400

NOTE: Private tuition and onsite tuition available. Advanced Photography courses on request

Our part time courses, comprise of 4 lessons of 4 hours each, once a week, for a duration of a month. We cover the important theory without you having to go through the boredom of reading the manual. The practical work during classes will keep you on your toes and seeing objects from a different perspective.

Required Equipment

Laptop
Software Package

Getpix was amazing and surprised me at the same time, We hope the college will produce more students for the better future, because education is a key to success.

Neo Maifo (Full Time Graphic Design – Parent)

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Getpix Creative College