Course Overview Summary

Advanced Course in Graphic Design - Distance Learning

Course Code
Study Options

1 Year Distance Learning


Distance Learning course structure

A natural progression from the 6 month fundamental course in Graphic Design, this course explores further skillsets required of a junior graphic designer including; more advanced software training, presentation and public speaking, modern influences and starting your own business. Students who have completed this course typically enter the sector as junior graphic designers at advertising agencies, design consultancies, design studios, commercial printers, repro houses and in-house design studios or offer services as freelance graphic designers. Modules that will be covered include:

  • Starting Your Own Business

  • Advanced Drawing Skills

  • Modern Influences

  • Presentation and Public Speaking

  • Advanced Applied Creativity

  • Meeting a client and Taking a Brief

  • Communication Studies

  • Adobe Software Intermediate

  • Final Adobe Software

  • Advanced Portfolio


Students should have access to a computer which meets the minimum specifications of a Tier 1 device (see Student Fees Guide 2020 – Device Packages), and at least 2GB of data a month.

Distance Learning includes