Graphic Design

The Graphic Design program is an 8 week, non -credit course, focuses on a creative career track in visual communication and problem-solving utilizing typography, space, image and color resulting in the creation and production of promotional materials for print, multimedia and the web.

Photo of a graphic designer working on the computer

Skills Learned

  • Learn how to use page layout, illustration & photo editing software
  • Learn how to use video editing & motion graphics software
  • Learn graphic design theory and principles
  • Learn about production of studio projects
  • Learn about printing processes and graphic arts
  • Learn to design web pages and web sites

Employment Opportunities

  • Graphic designers
  • Web developers
  • Multimedia Artists
  • Animators
  • Film editors

Industry Certifications

  • ACA Photoshop
  • ACA Illustrator
  • ACA InDesign
  • ACA Premiere Pro
  • ACA Dreamweaver
  • ACA After Effects

ACA = Adobe Certified Associate

Class Start Date for Adobe Premier Pro

Spring 2020

  • No prerequisites required

Lecture Dates

  • 01/27/2020 – 03/18/2020 (Mondays and Thursdays) from 9:00 AM – 12:20 PM

Professional Development Training

  • 01/27/2020 – 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Certification Exams

  • 03/18/2020

Location

MDC Eduardo J. Padron Campus
627 SW 27th Ave.
Miami, FL, 33135

Class Start Date for Adobe Photoshop

Spring 2020

  • No prerequisites required

Lecture Dates

  • 01/27/2020 – 03/18/2020 (Tuesdays and Thursdays) from 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM

Professional Development Training

  • TBA

Certification Exams

  • 03/18/2020

Location

MDC Wolfson Campus
300 NE Second Ave.
Miami, FL 33132

Class Start Date for Adobe Photoshop

Spring 2020

  • No prerequisites required

Lecture Dates

  • 03/23/2020 – 04/29/2020 (Tuesdays and Thursdays) from 6:00 PM – 08:30 PM

Professional Development Training

  • 03/24/2020 – 03:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Certification Exams

  • 04/29/2020

Location

TBA

 

Class Start Date for Adobe After Effects

Spring 2020

  • No prerequisites required

Lecture Dates

  • 01/27/2020 – 03/18/2020 (Mondays and Thursdays) from 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM

Professional Development Training

  • TBA

Certification Exam

  • 03/18/2020

Location
MDC Eduardo J. Padron Campus
627 SW 27th Ave.
Miami, FL, 33135

Class Start Date for Illustrate

Spring 2020

  • No prerequisites required

Lecture Dates

  • 01/24/2020 – 04/23/2020 (Mondays and Thursdays) from 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM

Professional Development Training

  • TBA

Certification Exam

  • 03/18/2020

Location
MDC Wolfson Campus
300 NE Second Ave.
Miami, FL 33132