We are glad to let you know, all courses start after Sept 1 2016 will use Adobe Photoshop CC & Adobe Illustrator CC as the training software version, to provide the best & latest learning experience.
CEF Course Code: 22C01788-7
CEF Institution Code: 548 (Welkin Computer Training)
CEF Course Name: DIPLOMA IN GRAPHIC DESIGN WITH ADOBE ILLUSTRATOR & ADOBE PHOTOSHOP

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Course Features

  • The design profession always has a mesmerizing appeal. Not matter it is professional artwork originated from the designer’s boundless imagination, or amateur creation for sharing over the Internet, there is always some kind of glamour in the work of a designer.
  • Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator are industry standard, pioneer software tools for professional graphic design. The powerful integration between Photoshop and Illustration enhances greatly efficiency and productivity, allowing designers to put more of their time in creativity development.
  • You can choose PC (Windows) or Mac (OSX) platform class to fit your training needs
  • Students will get the Adobe Official Course Completion Certificate upon course completion.
  • You can get a free account of itacademia.com for extra learning resources and out of classroom support.

Cert of completion

Mac/PC Ready

CC & CS6 Compatibility

 Introduction Video

Course Duration

42 hrs

Course Fee

Full course fee is $6300, payable by monthly instalments according to CEF’s instruction. After subsidies, the total lowest cost fee is just

$0

Prerequisites

  • Applicants should be computer-literate with a sound working knowledge of the Windows/Mac operating systems. Previous knowledge of Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop is not necessary.
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You can now get Adobe Creative Cloud Student & Teacher Edition at Form.Welkin!

Enjoy 60% off and get started with your Adobe Creative Cloud membership today. Get access to the complete set of CC application including Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver, and more. The CC membership enables the best learning outcome and engages you in boundless creative design.

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The full course fee is $6,300, payable by instalments as shown below. For courses payable by instalments, you will only be charged the first instalment at online enrolment.

(B) Course completed within 2 months, course fee $6,300 payable in two instalments

COURSE INFODATES(dd/mm)TIMEDURATIONDAY(S)AMOUNT
CIPB-24C3C
 Central
 Cantonese / PC
3/1~21/2
1900-220042 hrs/
14 sessions
TUE, THU3,150.00
CIPB-35A4A
 Central
 English / Mac
4/1~17/2
0945-124542 hrs/
14 sessions
WED, FRI3,150.00
CIPB-13D9K
 Mongkok
 Cantonese / PC
9/1~1/2
0945-1245
1400-1700
42 hrs/
14 sessions
MON, WED3,150.00
CIPB-24C38E
 Central
 English / PC
10/1~28/2
1900-220042 hrs/
14 sessions
TUE, THU3,150.00
CIPB-24C43E
 Central
 English / PC
10/1~28/2
1900-220042 hrs/
14 sessions
TUE, THU3,150.00
CIPB-24D17M
 Central
 Cantonese / Mac
17/1~9/2
0945-1245
1400-1700
42 hrs/
14 sessions
TUE, THU3,150.00
CIPB-11D6M
 Central
 Cantonese / Mac
11/2~25/3
1000-1300
1400-1700
42 hrs/
14 sessions
SAT3,150.00
CIPB-14A13E
 Central
 English / PC
13/2~30/3
0945-124542 hrs/
14 sessions
MON, THU3,150.00
CIPB-24A14M
 Central
 Cantonese / Mac
14/2~30/3
0945-124542 hrs/
14 sessions
TUE, THU3,150.00
CIPB-25D14K
 Mongkok
 Cantonese / PC
14/2~7/3
0945-1245
1400-1700
42 hrs/
14 sessions
TUE, FRI3,150.00
CIPB-35C15C
 Central
 Cantonese / PC
15/2~31/3
1900-220042 hrs/
14 sessions
WED, FRI3,150.00
CIPB-6D4K
 Mongkok
 Cantonese / PC
25/2~8/4
1000-1300
1400-1700
42 hrs/
14 sessions
SAT3,150.00
CIPB-35C1A
 Central
 English / Mac
1/3~19/4
1900-220042 hrs/
14 sessions
WED, FRI3,150.00
CIPB-42C2M
 Central
 Cantonese / Mac
2/3~20/4
1900-220042 hrs/
14 sessions
TUE, THU3,150.00
Diploma in Graphic Design with Adobe Illustrator & Adobe Photoshop (CEF Approved)

Complete Enrolment
How to Enrol Online?
(C) Course completed within 3 months, course fee $6300 payable in three instalments
COURSE INFODATES(dd/mm)TIMEDURATIONDAY(S)AMOUNT
CIPC-13C35K
 Mongkok
 Cantonese / PC
12/12~8/2
1900-220042 hrs/
14 sessions
MON, WED2,100.00
CIPC-53A63E
 Central
 English / PC
23/12~8/2
0945-124542 hrs/
14 sessions
WED, FRI2,100.00
CIPC-35A28M
 Central
 Cantonese / Mac
28/12~10/2
0945-124542 hrs/
14 sessions
WED, FRI2,100.00
CIPC-14C16A
 Central
 English / Mac
16/1~6/3
1900-220042 hrs/
14 sessions
MON, THU2,100.00
CIPC-24C41K
 Mongkok
 Cantonese / PC
17/1~7/3
1900-220042 hrs/
14 sessions
TUE, THU2,100.00
CIPC-35C18M
 Central
 Cantonese / Mac
18/1~8/3
1900-220042 hrs/
14 sessions
WED, FRI2,100.00
CIPC-25C21E
 Central
 English / PC
21/2~11/4
1900-220042 hrs/
14 sessions
TUE, FRI2,100.00
CIPC-13C27K
 Mongkok
 Cantonese / PC
27/2~12/4
1900-220042 hrs/
14 sessions
MON, WED2,100.00
Diploma in Graphic Design with Adobe Illustrator & Adobe Photoshop (CEF Approved)

Complete Enrolment
How to Enrol Online?
(D) Course completed within 4 months, course fee $6300 payable in four instalments
COURSE INFODATES(dd/mm)TIMEDURATIONDAY(S)AMOUNT
CIPD-7A56K
 Mongkok
 Cantonese / PC
8/1~16/4
1015-131542 hrs/
14 sessions
SUN1,575.00
CIPD-6B60K
 Mongkok
 Cantonese / PC
14/1~6/5
1400-170042 hrs/
14 sessions
SAT1,575.00
CIPD-7A19K
 Mongkok
 Cantonese / PC
19/2~28/5
1015-131542 hrs/
14 sessions
SUN1,575.00
CIPD-6B61K
 Mongkok
 Cantonese / PC
4/3~17/6
1400-170042 hrs/
14 sessions
SAT1,575.00
Diploma in Graphic Design with Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop (CEF Approved)

Complete Enrolment
How to Enrol Online?
(A) Course completed within 1 month, course fee $6,300 in one payment
COURSE INFODATES(dd/mm)TIMEDURATIONDAY(S)AMOUNT
CIP-35D1M
 Central
 Cantonese / Mac
1/3~22/3
0945-1245
1400-1700
42 hrs/
14 sessions
WED, FRI6,300.00
Diploma in Graphic Design with Adobe Illustrator & Adobe Photoshop (CEF Approved)

Complete Enrolment
How to Enrol Online?
This program provides thorough training in the skills and techniques of using Photoshop and Illustrator in professional digital design. It is designed for those who require more focused software training to complement existing education or work credentials. The lectures and hands-on activity will cover all the important features of the software tools and students will learn how the capabilities of these tools interact with each other in the design process. Upon course completion, students will be able to produce professionally executed visual designs for printing and web purposes. Students can also opt for sitting for the Adobe Certified Expert exam to gain professional recognition.

Five elements in Course

Adobe Photoshop Photoshop

Colour Enchancment

This lesson will teach you to correct and enhance photos tone quality

Photo Retouch

Learning photo correction. Although the world is not perfect, Photoshop can make you to repair photo perfectly

Design Photo

Do you want to combine to make a wonderful design image Bitmap and Vector images?

Adobe Photoshop Illustrator

Artistic Illustration

Important to painting skills, and practice to use basic drawing tools

Layout design

Illustrator can make you competent covers, posters, business cards design, prepress work

Class Demonstration

The following Illustrator classroom demonstration video will demonstrate “How to use Adobe Illustrator to draw a green apple”

(Use full-screen to view in order to get a better quality)

Module I: Image Editing and Design with Adobe Photoshop
Understanding Graphic format
About pixel dimensions and resolution
About monitor resolution
About printer resolution
Resampling
Color modes
Convert an image to another color mode
Getting Start With Photoshop
About tools
Use a tool
Move a selection
Transform freely
Content-aware scalingTransform freely
Zoom in or out
About selecting pixels
Select with the marquee tools
Adobe Color Picker overview
About layers
About type and type layers
Saving image files
Save large documents
Select Bitmap
Select, deselect, and reselect pixels
Select with the Lasso tool
Select with the Magnetic Lasso tool
Select with the Quick Selection tool
Select with the Magic Wand tool
Select a color range
Adjust selections manually
Refine selection edges
Soften the edges of selections
Extract an object from its background
Save and load selections
Create a temporary quick mask
Refine Edge
Before making color and tonal adjustments
Adjustments panel overview
Correcting Colors in CMYK and RGB
About histograms
Adjust tonal range using Levels
Adjust color and tonality with Curves
Adjust hue and saturation
Adjust color saturation using Vibrance
Improve shadow and highlight detail
Apply the Color Balance adjustment
Apply a gradient map to an image
Crop images
Sharpen using Unsharp Mask
Blur filters
Reduce image noise and JPEG artifacts
Noise filters
Retouching tools gallery
Retouch with the Clone Stamp tool
Retouch with the Healing Brush tool
Red Eye Tool
Dodge or burn areas
About blending modes
Content Aware Fill
Content-aware scaling
Blending mode examples
About Smart Objects
Edit the content of a Smart Object
Apply a Smart Filter
Group and ungroup layers
Link and unlink layers
Align objects on different layers
Automatically align image layers
Auto blend layers
Specify a tonal range for blending layers
Create a knockout
About layer and vector masks
Add layer masks
Unlinking layers and masks
Load a layer or layer mask’s boundaries as a selection
Combine multiple images into a group portrait
Add and edit vector masks
Mask layers with clipping masks
Drawing shapes and paths
Create a shape on a shape layer
Shape tool options
Paths panel overview
Character panel overview
Paragraph panel overview
Create and edit type on a path
Warp and unwarp type
Create a work path from type
Convert type to shapes
Using filters
Filter Gallery overview
Tips for creating special effects
Liquify filter overview
Create panoramic images
Correct lens distortion and adjust perspective
Correcting wide-angle lenses
Vanishing Point
About layer effects and styles
Layer Style dialog box overview
Create and manage preset styles
Scale a layer effect
Convert a layer style to image layers
About patterns
Define an image as a preset pattern
About layer comps
Apply and view layer comps
About actions
Actions panel overview
Play an action on a file
Record an action
Puppet tools
Apply the Lighting Effects filter
Brush presets
Mixer Brush
Repoussé
Create 3-D image
Merge To HDR
Animation Gif

Module II: Graphic Design with Adobe Illustrator

Tools panel overview
About templates
Drawing basics
About path
About direction lines and direction points
About color
CMYK
About fills and strokes
About swatches
Add colors from artwork to Swatches panel
Apply or edit a gradient
Gradient panel and Gradient tool overview
About effects
Apply an effect
Create a drop shadow
About saving artwork
Save artwork for Microsoft Office
Drawing simple lines and shapes
Draw rectangles and squares
Draw polygons
Drawing with the Pen tool
Rulers, grids, guides, and crop marks
Change the unit of measurement
Use guides
Smart Guides
Measure the distance between objects
Editing paths
Adding and deleting anchor points
Smooth and simplify paths
Convert between smooth points and corner points
Erase artwork
Selecting and arranging objects
Select objects with the Selection tool
Group or ungroup objects
Transforming
Transform panel overview
Move objects
Align and distribute objects
Rotate objects
Reflect objects
Duplicate objects by dragging
Offset duplicate objects
Reshaping objects with effects
Methods of combining objects
Pathfinder panel overview
Summary of Pathfinder effects
About compound shapes
About compound paths
Methods for cutting, dividing, and trimming objects
Clipping masks
Create 3D objects
Map artwork to a 3D object
About Live Paint
Trace artwork
Change the opacity of artwork
Draw and merge paths with the Blob Brush tool
About brushes
Work with brush libraries
Apply brush strokes
Draw paths and apply brush strokes simultaneously
Convert brush strokes to outlines
Calligraphic brush options
Colorization options for scatter, art, and pattern brushes
Scatter brush options
Art brush options
Pattern brush options
About patterns
Guidelines for constructing pattern tiles
Create pattern swatches
Create corner tiles for brush patterns
About symbols
Create a symbol
Symbol libraries
About symbol sets
Modify symbol instances in a symbol set
About appearance
Edit or add an appearance attribute
Copy appearance attributes between objects
Enter text at a point
Enter text in an area
Wrap text around an object
Enter text along a path
Move or flip text along a path
Convert type to outlines
About linked and embedded artwork
Place (import) files
Links panel overview
Specify document setup options
Setting up documents for printing
Using multiple artboards
Print multiple artboards
Specify crop marks for trimming or aligning
About printer’s marks
About bleed
About Adobe PDF
Create Adobe PDF files
TIFF export options
About web graphics
About slices
Web graphic formats
Appearance panel overview
About effects
Apply an effect
About graphic styles
Graphic Styles panel overview
Create a graphic style
Gradient Mesh Tool, Gradients & Blends
About blended objects
Create a blend with the Blend tool
Blend options
Meshes
Create mesh objects
Edit mesh objects
Width Tool
Change the caps or joins of a line
Add arrowheads
Shape Builder Tool
Gap Detection
Bristle Brush
Drawing Mode
Perspective Drawing

What can I create when I finished this course?

This course sure benefit your graphic design technique. May be you are not a graphic designer, but most of the job position require the candidate have related skills to prepare posters, book cover, logo design, etc. This is the right course to learn these workflow.

Can I attend either Photoshop or Illustrator class?

Yes, we have class for specific Photoshop and Illustrator skills. However, those courses are not covered in CEF scheme. As Photoshop and Illustrator are pair up to work in graphic design, we recommend you can join this course for the best learning outcome

Why the course takes 48 hours?

This is the best duration for learning Photoshop and Illustrator. In this 48 teaching hours, there will be 24 hours for Photoshop and 18 hours for Illustrator. And don’t forget to practice and complete your assignment to achieve the best learning outcome

I am using Mac platform, is it ok to join this course?

Yes, you are welcome to join our course. We provide both PC and Mac platform class. Although there is a bit different from PC and Mac version (mainly the different in shortcut). Our trainer will explain this different and help you to familiar both PC and Mac operation.

I am using the Mac version, what is its difference from the PC version? Am I able adapt to the training?

We are glad to let you know that, both PC and iMac are provided for the course. Basically, the interface of Adobe softwares are pretty much the same for both PC and Mac version, except a few shortcuts operation. Our students who has completed the training can operate the software in both panels, shall you have such requirement, our trainer is happy to provide appropriate training. We recommend you to choose the panel you are currently using, in order to learn with the best effect.

What software version will be used in the course?

The Creative Cloud (abbreviated as CC) is used in the course. It is the latest version of the Adobe software series (after CS6). However the course content will be compatible with both CC and CS6. In other words, students can master the new features Creative Cloud, while the teacher will mention CS6/CC similarities and differences in class. Students should be able to adapt to both versions, where they should not find any difficulties using any one of these versions after their learning.

Which software version should I use, CC or CS6 to work on my homework?

All CC/CS6 or any earlier homework file versions will be accepted.

I do not have Photoshop/Illustrator installed on my computer, how do I manage to work on my homework?

CC software is available for download as a 30-day free trial. If students are qualified school/institution students and educational staff, he may consider buying the educational version of CS6. Please see Adobe Educational Store and Student, Teachers and Institution eligibility guide for detail. Else, student can call us at 3605 3322 | 3605 3377 to reserve a computer room from us for homework purposes. Students need not to worry about software problems.