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Preparatory Skill Set for Professional Graphic Design Practice Skill Set

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South Regional TAFE’s graphic design preparatory skills course can offer you the freedom and flexibility you need to unleash your creative potential. In just 18 weeks you can learn how to make your print and screen publications look professional. This training is perfect for those intending to pursue a career in graphic design but have little or no design experience, or you just want to gain some design skills to help make your designs look professional.

The preparatory skills training will allow you to:

  • Explore fundamental design skills using Adobe InDesign and Illustrator
  • Understand principles of layout, typography and colour
  • Learn skills and techniques for graphic design, digital media and publishing
  • Learn how to communicate with clients and charge for your creative skills

The skills set gives you the  pre-requisite skill requirements to Apply to Enrol for the Diploma of Graphic Design at South Regional TAFE.

Start your creative journey today.



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  • Graphic Design
  • Advertising and Multimedia Industries

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Available Semester 1 & Semester 2

Margaret River - Fully Online - Duration one semester, commencing February

When Available Semester 1 & Semester 2
Where Margaret River
How Graphic Design Skill Set

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