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Communication and Graphic Design

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    SKETCH3Rdx_Sketching_With_Wacom_tablet_weekend.j

    Sketching With Wacom Tablet (Weekend)

    If you already have some experience of Photoshop but want to push your skills to learn how to sketch up ideas using a Wacom tablet, this is the course to take your skills to the next level.

    During the course you will undertake some warm

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Student working on project, typography projects pinned to wall behind her.

    Graphic Design for 16 to 18 Year Olds (Weekend)

    This weekend course is aimed at enthusiastic and open-minded students seeking a brief but rigorous introduction to the world of graphic design. Through a series of lectures and short practical exercises, important areas within the subject are

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    MAXIMUg1Sv_MaximumPhotoshop

    Maximum Photoshop

    Adobe Photoshop has become the most powerful and popular computer application for image making for designers and artists alike. Photoshop is the software that is now used for a huge range of applications from webdesign and product illustration to

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Student drawing a motorbike

    100 Design Projects

    You will undertake 100 projects in five days. The projects are fast and varied. They will encourage you not to be precious but to think in a free-ranging, open-minded manner. You will explore several aspects of design. All projects are

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    GRAPHI08A2_GraphicDesignBeginners

    Graphic Design - Beginners

    Graphic design is about thinking and making. This computer-free course offers students a chance to jump right into the creative process. It is an introductory programme designed for those who are eager to learn and get to grips with the

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    ENHANCXemN_EnhancedIllustrationPenPencilPaint&Pixels

    Enhanced Illustration - Pencil, Pen, Paint and Pixels

    How do you make strong ideas a visual reality? By hand is always a great starting point - drawing, painting, etc. - but today illustrators often take hand-created work a step further, using digital tools to mix, layer and manipulate their

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Art direction students looking at fashion photographs

    Art Direction For Fashion

    An Art Director is a visionary who looks at the big picture across multiple media productions and usages.

    On this course the job of an Art Director in the fashion industry will be explored, how to create compelling commercial images to

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • Student working on project, class work displayed on wall behind.
    Student working on project, class work displayed on wall behind.

    Graphic Design for 16 to 18 Year Olds

    A practical and intensive course suitable for enthusiastic and open-minded beginners with a keen interest in graphic design. By engaging with projects, you will develop and improve fundamental graphic design skills. You

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    CREATIlA7V_CreativeDirection

    Creative Direction

    This course will teach students from a range of backgrounds including Fashion, Architecture and Advertising, how to become Creative Directors.

    Creative Directors play a key role in design and advertising agencies, as well as in brands and

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Students working on Mac

    Branding - Design Your Identity

    A strong brand identity has a huge impact on a business. Learn how to create a successful brand identity that will communicate your offer clearly to your customers and differentiate you from your competitors. Whether you're creating your own

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    GRAPHI94VR_Graphic_Design_Intermediate

    Graphic Design - Intermediate

    This course has been specifically designed as a follow-up to our Graphics Design - Beginners short course. The emphasis is on the generation of ideas and creative thinking, rather than just studio techniques. It is a computer-free course

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    STRATEh3RC_Stategic_branding_identity_and_brand_experience

    Strategic Branding, Identity and Brand Experience

    Behind every successful brand, there is usually a well-defined, coherent strategy. In all reputable branding agencies, before a brand identity is created, and before any work begins on designing the brand expressions and envisioning the brand

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    TYPOGR2877_typography

    Typography

    Discover how the visual manipulation of words can bring great insight into text functions, enhance clarity and produce really successful visual communication. Whether you are a beginner or a professional designer, if you want

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    GRAPHIjqkY_Graphic_Design_Portfolio_Course

    Graphic Design Portfolio Course

    Congratulations on being accepted to the Graphic Design Portfolio Course. You can book your place by adding the course to your basket below and following the prompts to payment.

    Please only book a space on the course if you have been offered

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • Print Production For Beginners

    Whether you are a graphic design student about to embark on your career, a project manager in design agency, a corporate communications professional charged with overseeing the production of your company's literature, a marketing specialist or a

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • Student work being made upon the Introduction To Traditional Hand Lettering And Typography Workshop course
    Student work being made upon the Introduction To Traditional Hand Lettering And Typography Workshop course

    Introduction To Traditional Hand Lettering And Typography Workshop

    In recent times there has been a renaissance of hands-on skills, particularly those involving the lettering arts. This unique six week course gives beginners and some with previous experience an opportunity to try out three different aspects of

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    INTRODdkPG_Introductory_photoshop_and_illustrator

    Introductory Photoshop And Illustrator

    An introductory level course for beginners and anyone wishing to use image making/ manipulation software. Students will work with Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop. You will develop your understanding of this software to a good working standard.

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    DIGITAieXw_DigitalIllustration_Online.jpg

    Digital Illustration (Online)

    This practical and inspiring six week course on Digital Illustration provides an overview to wide variety of digital illustration techniques. You will learn the basics of digital illustration and explore different techniques including digital

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    COMPUTb091_ComputerGraphicsForBeginners

    Computer Graphics For Beginners

    An introduction for anyone wishing to use Apple Mac computers for creative work. Students will work with InDesign, Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop. Beginners will be welcomed and computer-phobics given help and understanding. The course is

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • ARTDIRd5dt Art Direction For FIlm
    ARTDIRd5dt Art Direction For FIlm

    Art Direction For Film

    Production designers make a vital contribution towards creating a tangible world through visual storytelling. They need to be able to develop their own ideas, work independently, and also in collaboration with others. You will explore key aspects

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Graphic Design 2

    Graphic Design For Beginners (Online)

    Graphic design begins with ideas, and this course encourages the development of ideas through observation and research as well as introducing students to layout and typography. The course includes six diverse but related projects, inspired by the BA

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Branding Online 3

    Branding and Packaging (Online)

    This course aims to give you an insight into the packaging design process from initial research to developing brand concepts and the brand personality, through to the design concept, mock ups and presentation. During the course you will look at

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Infographics Online

    Infographics Design (Online)

    Infographics work visually - conveying complex information quickly, persuasively and in an engaging way. This course takes you through the process of turning your raw data into a compelling visual story which speaks clearly to your audiences. You

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Student using drawing tablet

    Working with layers and compositing in Adobe Photoshop (Weekend)

    Learning the full capabilities of layers and compositing with Adobe Photoshop

    This two day intermediate course is for those with some experience of working with Adobe Photoshop software but who haven't had the chance to learn the full power

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • ADVANCwQmm Advanced Retouching With Photoshop (Weekend)
    ADVANCwQmm Advanced Retouching With Photoshop (Weekend)

    Advanced Retouching With Photoshop (Weekend)

    An advanced course on retouching techniques from seamlessly repairing vintage images to commercial retouching and compositing.

    This course is for those who already use Photoshop and would like to learn advanced professional techniques.

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Student writing

    Story Structure for Visual Artists (Weekend)

    This workshop introduces participants to story structures that are at the core of the visual communication industries. It is a fun two-day course that includes plenty of examples from illustration, film, and other visual practices. It will

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • Student work with Adobe software
    Student work with Adobe software

    Maximum Illustrator

    Adobe Illustrator is a program that is used for a large variety of purposes from illustration, crating logos, to textile and packaging designs and cartography etc. It also works well in conjunction with other adobe applications. This course will

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    COWORKyJvU_DesigningWorkCreatingCollaborativeEmployee&Wor

    Designing Work: Creating Collaborative Employee and Work Experiences

    A workplace is both a socio-cultural and a tangible experience.

    This multidisciplinary short program provides a holistic process for Employee Experience design (EX). This program leads participants to design innovative worker and team

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Students and tutor working around Mac

    Introduction To Indesign

    Adobe InDesign is a powerful page layout program and is becoming more and more popular with designers, challenging QuarkXpress in the domain of print design. Adobe InDesign provides the designer with all the tools for page-layout with no limits. <

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    CREATE8z32_Letterpress

    Letterpress

    In recent times letterpress has enjoyed a big revival along with a host of other traditional skills. Industry trained tutor Helen Ingham has been at the forefront of this revival and has featured in numerous design publications while continuing

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    People interacting with art

    Introduction To Digital Arts - Physical Computing

    This course covers everything required to get started in the emerging fields of Physical Computing and Arduino - Processing programming. Creatives are increasingly borrowing techniques from electronics, computing, and programming to create

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Kasia Rust looking at student work

    Introduction To Packaging Design

    In this beginners course you will discover what makes packaging design such a vibrant, energetic and buoyant field of the design industry. You'll learn the fundamentals of what packaging design is about, what makes it different and why

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    DIGITABrcI_DigitalGraphic Design_Print

    Digital Graphic Design - Print

    This course teaches the basics of professionally used graphic design software and how to turn ideas into reality, including getting files ready for output. It focuses on Adobe InDesign software for page layout, and will also include Adobe

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    ADVERT77ZW Advertising Now

    Advertising Now

    Advertising is changing. The lines drawn between graphic design and advertising, which were clear, are becoming blurred. The constant evolution of New Media platforms create an exciting culture for the budding graphic design / advertising creative

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    PARTICJ5Yf_ParticipatoryDesign&Facilitation_Online

    Participatory Design and Facilitation (Online)

    A course based on design sprints to learn how to plan co-design workshops and facilitate design thinking sessions for mixed audiences. When developing a new product-service, initiating a new research project or engaging a community in decision

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Student holding design product

    Packaging the Brand

    This course aims to give you an insight into the packaging design process from initial research to developing brand concepts and the brand personality, through to the design concept, mock ups and presentation.

    During the course you will

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Student working on Mac

    Introduction to Magazine Layout

    This Mac-based course is aimed at beginners with an interest in print-based independent magazine design and requires a working knowledge of Adobe InDesign. Utilising InDesign, you will learn about the main aspects of magazine layout, working with

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    DIGITAmPkm_DigitalImageCourseAdobeCreativeCloud

    Digital Image Course – Adobe Creative Cloud

    Explore the maximum potential of the digital image and move on to a more professional level with a course in the most widely used creative software in the art and design industry. Covering digital photography, design, illustration and filmmaking,

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    ZBrush work created by Nilly Brook

    Zbrush for Designers


    ZBrush is a digital sculpting tool that combines 3D and 2D modelling, including texturing and painting, that is widely used in a number of industries ranging from animation to furniture design.

    This course will cover many aspects of

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    ESSENTdfSa_Essential_Illustrator_Weekend

    Essential Illustrator (Weekend)

    An essential course for anyone needing a quick introduction to Adobe Illustrator. Illustrator is a large and powerful software, it has a wide variety of industrial applications from logo and packaging design to fashion/ textile design and even

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    GRAPHIC28w_Graphic_Design_Beginners_Summer_evenings

    Graphic Design - Beginners (Summer Evenings)

    Graphic design is about thinking and making. This computer free course offers students a chance to jump right into the creative process. This introductory course covers areas such as typography, layout and image-making, all backed up by

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    TYPOGRMByL_Typography_summer_evenings

    Typography (Summer Evenings)

    Typography is simply the visual manipulation of the printed or digital word. Yet, while typography can bring great insight into how text functions, can enhance clarity within project management and cultivate the skills required to produce really

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    COMPUT2rjk_Graphic_Design_And_Computers_Summer_school.

    Graphic Design And Computers Summer School

    This intensive four-week course offers a broad grounding in many of the key design software packages used by professional designers and illustrators. Uniquely for a software course the tuition offers a strong emphasis on creative

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    HOWTOBN1F7_Introduction_to_advertising_art_direction

    Advertising Art Direction

    This introductory course provides a practical understanding of what it takes to art direct multi-media advertising campaigns.  

    At the beginning of the course you will develop concepts in response to a brief. Once you have

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    STRATEINIh_Strategic and graphic design for 16-18yo

    Strategic Thinking For 16 to 18 Year Olds

    An introduction to the conceptual skills you will need to give you the advantage.

    This lively, fast moving course moves away from the more structured school curriculum.College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    GRAPHI2Q18_GraphicsSummerSchool

    Graphics Summer School

    Contemporary graphic design includes four major areas; typography and design, art illustration, advertising and photography. This course offers students the chance to explore all four on a carousel basis with project links forged between the

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    MAGRAPRxaX_Typography_Intensive_Prep_Postgrad_Study

    Typography Intensive (Preparation for postgraduate study in Graphic Communication Design)

    Aimed at students applying to MA Graphic Communication Design with experience from outside of the discipline, this course will help you to bridge the gap between your knowledge and experiences and the requirements of MAGCD. This is a three-week,

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Student presenting in front of class

    Designing Presentations With Word and Powerpoint (Weekend)

    Complex messages do not necessarily have to be complicated.

    This two-day weekend course will concentrate on visual display of information using Microsoft Word and PowerPoint software.

    Participants will be introduced to fundamentals

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

  • ESSENT5ka1_EssentialPhotoshop_Weekend
    ESSENT5ka1_EssentialPhotoshop_Weekend

    Essential Photoshop (Weekend)

    This is a beginner course for those who don’t have the time to do the week long max Photoshop course and who do not need to know all that the software can cover. In two days, we will practically cover the basics of working with Photoshop.

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    PORTFOtdYc_Portfolio_Preparation_Foundation_Graphic_design

    Portfolio Preparation For Foundation - Graphic Design

    Are you applying for a Foundation course? Do you want to improve your graphics portfolio? Do you need advice from a tutor who understands the application process? In this course you will get the opportunity to sample a taste

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    DRAWINcpIM_DrawingPainting&TheDance_Weekend

    Drawing, Painting and The Dance (Weekend)

    Immerse yourself in a world of music, dance and art-making in this class devoted to capturing - with pencil, pen and brush - dance's movement, body language, gesture, style, line, grace and energy.

    Our dancers - contemporary, hip-hop,

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    MAKINGvVkl_Making_Zines_The_Art_of_DIY_And_Self_Publication_For_16-18_Year_olds

    Making Zines: The Art of DIY And Self publication for 16 to 18 Year Olds

    A zine (short for Magazine or fanzine - pronounced “zeen”)  is usually a self made publication that can showcase anything.

    Zines can be traced back to science fiction fans in the ‘50’s and the British punk movement of the

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    ADOBECUOPc_AdobeCreativeCloud-DesignEssentials

    Adobe Creative Cloud - Design Essentials

    Adobe Creative Cloud - Design Essentials will get you up to speed quickly and easily with some of the essential components of the Adobe Creative Cloud for Graphic Design. This one week course will focus primarily on Adobe Photoshop, Adobe

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    Drawing of people

    Drawing People in Cafes, Pubs and other Popular Places (Weekend)

    Improve your ability to authentically portray people and their surroundings through a weekend focused on drawing in cafes, pubs and other popular gathering places. We’ll find them in neighbourhoods like Soho, Camden Town, Covent Garden and

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course

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    BRANDIQwfO_BrandingFor16-18YO

    Branding For 16 to 18 Year Olds

    Do you want to stand out from the crowd? In this one-week design course, students design a logo for themselves or subject matter of their choice. Branding and logos are evaluated and explored through extensive visual research. Basic theories of

    College: Central Saint Martins
    Level: Short Course