Advanced Graphic Design (Adobe Illustrator, InDesign & Photoshop), Level 3

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Using Adobe Creative Suite, Level 3 will introduce you to the rigours and rewards of exploring Graphic Design. Understanding and implementing the use of Adobe Creative Suite software to develop engaging and exciting concepts and outcomes.

Graphic designers have an evermore sophisticated range of tools with which to develop and explore their ideas and visions. This course will provide the opportunity for you to develop an understanding of the principles of design and explore visual communication techniques. You will be involved in structured workshops that will challenge and expand your knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign to an advanced level.

The course, whilst allowing you to build on prior experience, will require you to approach new challenges to produce a personal project for your final assessment.

On completion, students will acheive a Level 3 Certificate in Creative Craft - Advanced Graphic Design.

Next: What will I learn?

What will I learn?

The course aims to:

- Extend learners graphic design skills to an advanced level.

- Extend creative and intellectual abilities, eg communication, innovation and critical evaluation.

- Provide the opportunity for personal development through an independent project.

- Provide a basis for progression onto further study or employment.

Next: Assessment

How will I be assessed?

This course has a formal assessment, learners will be working towards an NCFE Level 3 Certificate in Graphic Creative Craft. Learners are required to successfully complete 3 mandatory units which will be delivered through structured sessions, ongoing feedback will be provided by the tutor. To achieve the NCFE Level 3 Certificate in Graphic Creative Craft learners must successfully demonstrate their achievement of all learning outcomes and assessment criteria.

Next: Career Opportunities?

Career Opportunities

After completing this course, you may wish to progress onto:

Part-Time Courses:
- Introduction to Film Making
- Create a Website for your Business
- Photography, Level 1, 2 or 3

Full-Time Courses (3 days a week):
- Art & Design, Level 2
- Art & Design, Level 3
- Art & Design, Foundation Diploma
- HNC/ D Film & Photography

Next: Entry requirements

Entry requirements

You will need some experience in graphic design and using Adobe Creative Suite.

You will need to discuss this with the course tutor, Mike Howard, before enrolment. Please contact Mike via email at:

Next: Fees

Adult fees


Please note: If you are an adult student you may be entitled to financial support to cover the cost of your course, dependent on your circumstances. Please contact Student Services on for details. More about Student Finance.

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