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Pre-College Adobe Essential Design Certificate


Program Description
Calling all Creatives! This year, master the design tools essential for today's world of digital graphics. If you like to create, and would like to take your design and computer skills to the next level, our Adobe Essential Design Certificates will help you reach your goals! With these certificates you can:

• Develop your design sense and build your digital toolkit
• Create stellar presentations for school projects, clubs, associations and more
• Strengthen your resume
• Boost your marketability in high-demand fields
• Gain skills for freelance work
• Enjoy the satisfaction of creating along the way!

Basic Adobe Essentials Certificate (4 courses):

This certificate is for both beginners and for those with some background in Adobe tools. The program will focus on design rather than programming.

Includes: Visual Design for Everyone, InDesign 1, Photoshop 1 and Illustrator 1.

Advanced Adobe Essentials Certificate (4 courses):

For students who have completed the Basic Adobe Essentials Certificate, or can demonstrate proficiency in both the software and design fundamentals. In the Advanced Certificate Program, students will learn higher-level techniques, new features of Photoshop and Illustrator that are not-so-widely-known, and see how these integrate with InDesign. In addition, they will learn how to shoot video using smart phones or digital cameras, and will cover the basics of editing using Adobe Premiere and Adobe After Effects (which are part of Adobe Creative Cloud).

Includes: InDesign 2, Photoshop 2, Illustrator 2 and Producing Video for Digital Publications.

Subscription to Adobe Creative Cloud Once you registered for a class, please go to adobe subscription and get the Adobe Creative Cloud for students

Duration of the program: Each certificate takes two semesters to complete. The minimum passing grade is Pass/Fail
  • Basic Adobe Essentials: 4 courses
  • Advanced Adobe Essentials: 4 courses

Tuition: $1,500 per certificate
Payment Plans: Down payment of $1035 + 1 payments of $500.


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