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Editing an Image

Learn online

with an expert

No watching lengthy videos.

No digging around for answers.

Live classes with real people.

Receive a £150 completion bonus when you successfully pass this course

introduction to



now just £95

Was £295


During your 4 weekly online Zoom classes, you will learn how to:

  • Use Adobe Photoshop & Illustrator

  • Create vector shapes and typeface

  • Create branding (logos, social banners, business cards, flyers, posters etc.)

  • Create icons, illustrations and digital art

  • Use tips and tricks from a design expert

course info

This introductory course will allow you to explore the concepts, tools and techniques used in graphic design in order to create a graphic product of your very own. You will be personally guided through your learning journey by a graphic design expert who will assist you in achieving your design goals. This course is aimed at complete beginners but will also benefit those with some design experience as you learn the correct way of creating designs using Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator. Please click on 'Select course dates' on the yellow form at the bottom of this screen to check course dates and times (UK time shown, check here to see the time difference in your zone).

Session 1 (2 hours)

- Introduction to graphic design principles, terms and definitions

- What graphic design products are and their key features (logo, social banners, adverts, flyers, posters etc.)

- Using essential tools and techniques within Illustrator to create a logo

Session 2 - (2 hours)

- What a design brief is and how to write one

- What branding is

- Using essential tools and techniques within Photoshop to create a poster

Session 3 (2 hours)

- An exploration of tools and techniques within Photoshop and Illustrator

- Creating your own design product in response to your design brief under the supervision of your expert

Session 4 (2 hours)

- A further exploration of tools and techniques within Photoshop and Illustrator

- Finalising and publishing your completed design product under the supervision of your expert

  • Classroom videos recorded and uploaded to your Google Classroom to reinforce learning

  • Plenty of slideshows, handouts and other resources that are yours to keep

learner work

A selection of logos, posters and social adverts created on our graphic design courses under the supervision of an expert tutor.

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FINAL - Sustainable Message.gif
Final Logo White w. Copyright.png
Upload Final Design  (1 Dec 2020 at 19_5
York City Mock Logo.png
Final Design Lou Sutterby.jpg


"I very much enjoyed the Graphic Design course. Chrissie is a great teacher and the content was really useful for taking basic design skills to the next level. Each lesson had a good mix of learning new practical skills and personal project development, and despite being hesitant about 'zoom' lessons they worked really well with following 'screen sharing' presentations etc. I would definitely recommend!"

Natalie, London

how to enrol

1. Click on 'Select course dates' on the yellow form below and book your space on the course dates of your choice

2. If you enrolled with a Gmail address, then you'll receive a link to your Google Classroom within 48 hours. (Google Classroom is where the links to your live classes can be found, where you can chat with your tutor and fellow learners and where you'll find lesson videos and further resources. If you do not have a Gmail account, please create one and send it to us ASAP, along with your full name and title of course booked).

3. Attend weekly live Zoom classes with your expert teacher and fellow learners (four in total)


4. Receive your Spotlight Multimedia e-certificate upon completion of the course

important info

  • Please note that you must have an up-to-date version of Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop installed to be able to undertake this course

  • You must be aged 18 or over to undertake this course

  • You must have a Gmail account to be able to access your Google Classroom. If you do not, please create one and use this when booking

  • Please see FAQ for full terms and conditions

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