Course Description

Illustrator CC 2018 Essentials

Study 365


Illustrator CC is a vector graphics editor which is available in the Adobe systems package. Adobe illustrator was developed in 1985 and is considered as the best vector graphics editing program in 2018 by PC magazine. Illustrator is mainly used to design and edit vector graphics images. it can also be used to create logos for organizations, to draw cartoons, icons, objects and maps. Organizations use illustrator to create and present statics and data that are to be published in websites, newspapers and posters as well. The latest version of Adobe illustrator is the Illustrator CC 2018.

Adobe illustrator is considered to be the most popular editing program for vector graphics in the modern world. Therefore, it is important for you to be well acquainted with illustrator in order to embark on a successful career in vector graphics. This diploma in Illustrator CC 2018 essentials is aimed at people new to Illustrator and design in general. You will learn about the techniques needed to create just about everything in Illustrator – including icons, logos, postcards, and hand-drawn illustrations. You will also master how to use and manipulate type through this diploma. You will learn how to push, pull, cut, repeat artwork and how to redraw real-world examples of famous logos through this diploma. The essentials of illustrator like correct saving and exporting, and so much more will also be covered through this diploma.

Course Curriculum

01: Overview

02: Drawing

03: Type And Fonts

04: Color

05: Masking

06: Cc Libraries

07: Effects And Patterns

08: Capture App

09: Free Templates

10: Exporting

11: Real World Exercises

12: Next Steps

Learning outcomes

  • Learn about the techniques used in Illustrator such as icons, logos, postcards, and hand-drawn illustrations.
  • Understand how to use and manipulate type
  • Learn how to push, pull, cut, and repeat artwork.
  • Understand how to redraw real-world examples of famous logos.
  • Gain an insight into the essentials like correct saving and exporting, and so much more

Access duration

The course will be directly delivered to you, and you have 12 months access to the online learning platform from the date you joined the course.  The course is self-paced and you can complete it in stages, revisiting the lectures at any time.

Who is this course aimed at?

  • Students
  • Anyone interested in learning the essentials of illustrator CC 2018

Method of assessment

At the end of the course, you will have one assignment to be submitted (you need a mark of 65% to pass) and you can submit the assignment at any time. You will only need to pay £19 for assessment and certification when you submit the assignment. You will receive the results within 72 hours of submittal, and will be sent a certificate in 7-14 days if you have successfully passed.

Certification and awarding body

Those who successfully complete the course will be awarded the Illustrator CC 2018 essentials certificate by CPD & iAP. The qualification will make you valuable to employers, and your motivation at gaining new skills will be recognised.

Tutor info

Daniel Scott is a Microsoft Trainer and Adobe® Certified Instructor. He’s been teaching for more than 14 years – covering topics such as print, digital publishing, web, and video. He loves to see how it all connects, and how we can share those connections. He prides himself on delivering the best service to his clients and making sure all his students learn to their fullest potential. He is currently the lead trainer at Bring Your Own Laptop Training Center in New Zealand.

Other benefits

  • Written and designed by the industry’s finest expert instructors with over 15 years of experience
  • Repeat and rewind all your lectures and enjoy a personalised learning experience
  • Gain access to quality video tutorials
  • Unlimited 12 months access from anywhere, anytime
  • Save time and money on travel
  • Learn at your convenience and leisure
  • Eligible for a NUS discount card
  • Free Career Support Service
  • 25% Discount on personal Statement and covering letter writing service
  • Free Access to Over 150 courses for 2 days (48 hours)
  • Free access to course before you purchase (For selected courses only)

Course Code S 0921
College Name Study 365
Course Category Computers & IT (Information Technology)
Course Type Online Learning
Course Qualification CPD
Course Location Athlone, Westmeath, Dublin, Ireland
Course Fee 33
Course Duration 365 Days
Entry Requirements Learners must be age 16 or over and should have a basic understanding of the English Language, numeracy, literacy, and ICT.
Career Path • Graphic designer – £21,865 per annum • Illustrator – £20,462 per annum • Software engineer – £34,671 per annum • Web designer – £22,780 per annum
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New Broad Street House, 35 New Broad Street, London. EC2M 1NH, United Kingdom, Dublin, United Kingdom

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