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Graphic Design for the Non-Designer: Design Principles - PDC73058

Do you want to gain an introductory understanding of the foundations of graphic design? Keen to know more? Look no further than this online micro-credential. You will explore design principles of alignment, proximity, contrast and repetition within design and develop an understanding of how to apply these design principles to create an effective design. As a micro-credential, this course gives you a certificate of completion and a digital badge to display in your profile or share on social media.

DOMESTICINTERNATIONAL
STUDY MODES

Online

Fee

$75

DURATION

3 hours online self-paced learning. Students can access the micro-credential for one year from enrolment.

This online micro-credential will provide an introduction to the foundations of graphic design - design principles. It explores the design principles of alignment, proximity, contrast and repetition within your design.

Our micro-credentials are aligned to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.

What is a Digital Badge?

 

 

Micro-credential

Duration:

3 hours online self-paced learning.

Students can access the micro-credential for one year from enrolment.

  1. Understand how to apply design principles to create effective designs
  2. Identify appropriate use of the following design principles: alignment, proximity, contrast and repetition.

Assessment

Online Quiz

Award

Digital Badge via Credly

Students can also download a Certificate of Completion, share to social media or add to a professional portfolio. 

There are no entry requirements to enrol in this course, however, it is recommended for people interested in design.

Our micro-credentials are available for anyone to access. You do not have to be a CQUniversity student. 

Undertaking this micro-credential enables students to meet their Continuing Professional Development obligations and industry update requirements in their profession. Upon successful completion of the micro-credential, students will be awarded Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours, a non-creditable micro-credential (Digital Badge) and a Certificate of Completion. 

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