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GRAPHIC DESIGN CERTIFICATE PROGRAM

Now is your change to become an effective and marketable graphic designer for both web and print publication! Build a solid foundation in graphic arts while gaining practical experience within the premium Adobe Creative Suite. Individual track courses focus on industry-specific applications. To earn the certificate, complete all core courses and then all of the courses in your desired track.

CORE COURSES

Foundations of Graphic Design

May 26 - June 9, 2016 / 3 sessions / Thursdays
6-9:30pm / Course# NCGDS-CS001-01 / $205

Color Theory for Graphic Designers

August 22 - 31, 2016 / 4 sessions
Mondays & Wednesdays / 6:30-9:30pm
Course# NCGDS-CS002-01 / $271

Intro to Photoshop CS6

May 16 - June 1, 2016 (no class 5/18 or 5/30)
4 sessions / Mondays & Wednesdays / 6:30-9:30pm
Course# NCWEB-CS005-01 / 6:30-9:30pm / $271

Intro to Illustrator CS6

May 17 - June 7, 2016 / 4 sessions / Tuesdays
6:30-9:30pm / Course# NCGDS-CS005-01 / $271

Advanced Photoshop CS6

Prerequisite: Intro to Photoshop CS6

June 6 - 15, 2016 / 4 sessions / Mondays & Wednesdays / 6:30-9:30pm
Course# NCWEB-CS006-01 / $271

Advanced Illustrator CS6

Prerequisite: Intro to Illustrator CS6

June 21 - July 12, 2016 / 4 sessions / Tuesdays / 6:30-9:30pm
Course# NCGDS-CS006-01 / $271

PRINT/PUBLISHING TRACK

Intro to InDesign CS6

July 14 - 26, 2016 / 4 sessions / Tuesdays & Thursdays / 6-9pm
Course# NCGDS-CS003-01 / $271

Advanced InDesign CS6

Prerequisite: Intro to InDesign CS6

August 8-17, 2016 / 4 sessions / Mondays & Wednesdays / 6-9pm
Course# NCGDS-CS004-01 / $285

WEB TRACK

Essentials of HTML

July 19 - August 30, 2016 (no class August 2) / 6 sessions / Tuesdays / 6:30-9:30pm
Course# NCWEB-CS022-01 / $404

Intro to Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)

Prerequisite: Essentials of HTML

July 6 - 20, 2016 / 4 sessions / Mondays & Wednesdays / 6:30-9:30pm
Course# NCWEB-CS003-01 / $271

Advanced Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)

Prerequisite: Essentials of HTML and Intro to Cascading Style Sheets

July 25 - August 3, 2016 / 4 sessions / Mondays & Wednesdays / 6:30-9:30pm
Course# NCWEB-CS023-01 / $285

Intro to Dreamweaver CS6

Prerequisite: Essentials of HTML and knowledge of Windows

July 28 - August 9, 2016 / 4 sessions / Tuesdays & Thursdays / 6-9pm
Course# NCWEB-CS010-01 / 6-9pm

Advanced Dreamweaver CS6

Prerequisite: Intro to Dreamweaver CS6

August 11 - 23, 2016 / 4 sessions / Tuesdays & Thursdays / 6-9pm
Course# NCWEB-CS011-01 / $271

ADDITIONAL ELECTIVE COURSES

JavaScript/DHTML

Prerequisite: Essentials of HTML. Required: Basic understanding of Windows and MS Office.

June 18 - August 27, 2016 (no class July 2) / 10 sessions / Saturdays / 9am-12:30pm
Course #NCWEB-CS013-01 / $758

 

Intro to WordPress

June 16 - July 7, 2016 / 4 sessions / Thursdays / 6-9pm
Course# NCWEB-CS025-01 / $271

 

 

TO REGISTER: (609) 570-3311 or click HERE.


INTERIOR DESIGN CERTIFICATE PROGRAM

Receive your certificate in Interior Design from The Center for Continuing Studies. Our program not only provides an overview of interior design fundamentals but it also enables you to make the best possible decorating decisions for your home, friends and clients. Professional designers will instruct you on how to create residential interiors that are both functional and beautiful while covering the concepts of color; design elements; design principles; history; fabric and interior materials; window treatments; lighting; basic drafting; blueprint reading; and business practices.

To earn the Interior Design Certificate, you must successfully complete ten required courses. The following chart lists which courses are offered in each semester:

Summer Fall Spring
Basic Interior Design Basic Interior Design Basic Interior Design
Interior Design Business Practice History of Furniture Drafting & Design Studio
Design Studio II & Presentation Skills Design Process for New Homes Color Theory
SketchUp Your Design Lighting in Today's Interiors Window Treatment
SketchUp Your Design SketchUp Your Design

Class details for upcoming courses are:

Window Treatment

April 14 - May 5, 2016 / 7 sessions / Thursdays / 6:30-9pm / Course# NCITD-CS004-01 / $105

History of Furniture

April 12 - April 26, 2016 / 3 sessions / Tuesdays / 6:30-9pm / Course# NCITD-CS009-01 / $108

Basic Interior Design

May 17 - June 28, 2016 / 7 sessions / Tuesdays / 6:30-9pm / Course# NCITD-CS001-01 / $200

Principles of Design

July 11 - August 1, 2016 / 4 sessions / Mondays / 6:30-9pm / Course# NCITD-CS010-01 / $132

SketchUp Your Design

July 6 - August 10, 2016 / 6 sessions / Wednesdays / 6-9pm / Course# NCOST-CS005-01 / $375

Color and Lighting in Today's Interiors

May 16 - June 6, 2016 (no class May 30) / 3 sessions / Mondays / 6:30-9pm
Course# NCITD-CS002-01 / $99

 

TO REGISTER: (609) 570-3311 or click HERE.

 

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