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Graphic Design Certification Capstone

This course is offered in a convenient online format. In this tutorial-style course, you'll experience the process used by professional freelancers and design firms to create professional quality graphic design pieces. You'll come to understand, in theory and practice, what makes good design - in form and space, in color fundamentals, in translating key messages into design and in utilizing typography and images effectively. With the guidance of a knowledgeable, graphic design professional, you will follow a structured design process throughout the course. Upon completion of the project, you will have created your own creative pieces that can serve as the beginning of a professional portfolio. This course is the capstone requirement for SMU's Graphic Design Certificate program and is exclusively available to certificate enrollees who have completed all other coursework before beginning this course.  

Code:133JGR600A-O
Type:On Line
Dates:May 22 - July 24, 2013    Check for other dates
Meets:Wednesday from 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM, SKIP 7/3, 5 Sessions
Instructor:Mary Zimnik
Fee:$595  

You can receive discounts on this course by becoming a member of Graphic Design Certificate Program--Full Tuition or Graphic Design Certificate Program--Full Tuition or Fall Weekday Certificate Program in Graphic Design
Notes:This class will meet on the following Wednesdays: May 22, June 5 & 19 and July 10 & 24 (No class week of July 4th).


This course requires a textbook (Design Elements: A Graphic Style Manual, 1st Edition).
Textbooks can be picked up at the SMU CAPE Office, Monday through Friday 9am-4:30pm.

SMU Continuing and Professional Education
6116 North Central Expressway
Suite 250
Dallas, TX 75206

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