Certificate In Getting Started with Illustrator CC Online Course

Basics, the environment, advamced techniques

Certificate In Getting Started with Illustrator CC Online Course

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Basics, the environment, advamced techniques

In the Getting Started With Illustrator CC online course, award-winning veteran trainer Geoff Blake walks you through the fundamentals of Adobe's flagship vector graphics editor. You'll start with the basics: Understanding vector artwork and how it differs from raster images, and how to navigate through and customize Illustrator's interface. Then, it's on to making precise, masterful selections with Illustrator's variety of commands and tools. Next, you'll create and manage your own vector artwork, and learn how to scale, align, and adjust your objects with ease. Typography, including handing text objects and create text along a path comes next, followed by more advanced Illustrator techniques like special effects, Pathfinders, and exporting your work into a variety of file formats. All this and more awaits in Getting Started With Illustrator CC!

Course Fast Facts:

  1. Learn the fundamentals of Illustrator CC
  2. Comprehensive 10 module Accredited Certificate In Getting Started with Illustrator CC Online Course
  3. Study along with simple instructions & demonstrations
  4. Written and developed by leading Illustrator CC experts
  5. Receive one-on-one online help & support
  6. Unlimited, lifetime access to online course
  7. Certificate of completion
  8. Study at your own pace with no rigid class timetables, 24/7 from any computer or smart device

Course Delivery

Courses are accessed online  by any device including PC, tablet or Smart Phone. Upon purchase an automated welcome email will be sent to you (please check your junk email inbox if not received as this is an automated email), in order for you to access your online course, which is Available 24/7 on any computer or smart mobile device. 

Recognition & Accreditation

All students who complete this course, receive a certificate of completion and will be issued a certificate via email.

Getting Started

  •     Welcome, Here's What We'll Learn
  •     Understanding Raster & Vector Graphics
  •     A Crash Course In Graphic File Formats


Getting Comfortable in the Illustrator Environment

  •     Opening, Creating & Working With Multiple Documents
  •     A Tour Of The Illustrator Interface
  •     Customizing The Illustrator Environment
  •     Saving Interface Workspaces
  •     Zooming and Navigation Techniques
  •     Using Illustrator's Outline Mode


Working With Selections

  •     Using the Selection Tool
  •     Using the Direct Selection Tool
  •     Free-Handing Selections With The Lasso Tool
  •     Selecting Objects Based On Colour
  •     Advanced Selection Techniques
  •     Saving & Reloading Selections


Drawing Shapes & Paths

  •     Drawing Rectangles & Squares
  •     Drawing Ovals & Circles
  •     Drawing Rounded Rectangles, Polygons & Stars
  •     Drawing Lines, Arcs & Grids
  •     Drawing With The Pencil Tool (And Erasing Mistakes)
  •     Understanding Vector Paths
  •     Introducing Illustrator Brushes
  •     Using The Blob Brush


Managing Objects

  •     Moving And Duplicating Objects
  •     Aligning And Spacing Objects Apart
  •     Grouping And Ungrouping Objects
  •     Locking And Hiding
  •     Controlling Stacking Order
  •     Rotating, Reflecting, And Transforming Shapes
  •     Precise Positioning Using The Transform Panel
  •     Precisely Transforming And Positioning Objects
  •     Automatically Calculating In The Transform Panel
  •     Aligning To A Key Object


Working With Colour

  •     Methods For Applying Fills And Strokes
  •     Setting Stroke Options
  •     Creating A Dashed Outline Effect
  •     Exploring Illustrator's Swatch Libraries
  •     Mixing And Saving Custom Colours
  •     Creating, Saving, And Using Custom Gradients
  •     Filling Objects With Patterns
  •     Copying Fills And Strokes


Working With Type

  •     Creating Point And Area Type
  •     Importing Large Amounts Of Text
  •     Formatting Text
  •     Area Type Options
  •     Creating Type on a Path
  •     Converting Text To Shapes


Going Further With Illustrator

  •     Introducing Layers
  •     Using Illustrator's Pathfinders
  •     Applying Special Effects
  •     Exploring The Appearance Panel


Saving & Exporting Your Work

  •     Saving Your Work In Different File Formats
  •     Saving Your Work For The Web


Wrapping Up

  •     Where to Go From Here
  •     Certificate Exam Access

Entry requirements

Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum education

Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements

Students will need access to a computer and the internet. 

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:

  • Microsoft Windows XP, or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS

  • OSX/iOS 6 or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems

  • Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster
  • Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities(Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

Students will also need access the following applications:

Adobe Acrobat Reader

About this Course

Basics, the environment, advamced techniques

In the Getting Started With Illustrator CC online course, award-winning veteran trainer Geoff Blake walks you through the fundamentals of Adobe's flagship vector graphics editor. You'll start with the basics: Understanding vector artwork and how it differs from raster images, and how to navigate through and customize Illustrator's interface. Then, it's on to making precise, masterful selections with Illustrator's variety of commands and tools. Next, you'll create and manage your own vector artwork, and learn how to scale, align, and adjust your objects with ease. Typography, including handing text objects and create text along a path comes next, followed by more advanced Illustrator techniques like special effects, Pathfinders, and exporting your work into a variety of file formats. All this and more awaits in Getting Started With Illustrator CC!

Course Fast Facts:

  1. Learn the fundamentals of Illustrator CC
  2. Comprehensive 10 module Accredited Certificate In Getting Started with Illustrator CC Online Course
  3. Study along with simple instructions & demonstrations
  4. Written and developed by leading Illustrator CC experts
  5. Receive one-on-one online help & support
  6. Unlimited, lifetime access to online course
  7. Certificate of completion
  8. Study at your own pace with no rigid class timetables, 24/7 from any computer or smart device

Course Delivery

Courses are accessed online  by any device including PC, tablet or Smart Phone. Upon purchase an automated welcome email will be sent to you (please check your junk email inbox if not received as this is an automated email), in order for you to access your online course, which is Available 24/7 on any computer or smart mobile device. 

Recognition & Accreditation

All students who complete this course, receive a certificate of completion and will be issued a certificate via email.

Getting Started

  •     Welcome, Here's What We'll Learn
  •     Understanding Raster & Vector Graphics
  •     A Crash Course In Graphic File Formats


Getting Comfortable in the Illustrator Environment

  •     Opening, Creating & Working With Multiple Documents
  •     A Tour Of The Illustrator Interface
  •     Customizing The Illustrator Environment
  •     Saving Interface Workspaces
  •     Zooming and Navigation Techniques
  •     Using Illustrator's Outline Mode


Working With Selections

  •     Using the Selection Tool
  •     Using the Direct Selection Tool
  •     Free-Handing Selections With The Lasso Tool
  •     Selecting Objects Based On Colour
  •     Advanced Selection Techniques
  •     Saving & Reloading Selections


Drawing Shapes & Paths

  •     Drawing Rectangles & Squares
  •     Drawing Ovals & Circles
  •     Drawing Rounded Rectangles, Polygons & Stars
  •     Drawing Lines, Arcs & Grids
  •     Drawing With The Pencil Tool (And Erasing Mistakes)
  •     Understanding Vector Paths
  •     Introducing Illustrator Brushes
  •     Using The Blob Brush


Managing Objects

  •     Moving And Duplicating Objects
  •     Aligning And Spacing Objects Apart
  •     Grouping And Ungrouping Objects
  •     Locking And Hiding
  •     Controlling Stacking Order
  •     Rotating, Reflecting, And Transforming Shapes
  •     Precise Positioning Using The Transform Panel
  •     Precisely Transforming And Positioning Objects
  •     Automatically Calculating In The Transform Panel
  •     Aligning To A Key Object


Working With Colour

  •     Methods For Applying Fills And Strokes
  •     Setting Stroke Options
  •     Creating A Dashed Outline Effect
  •     Exploring Illustrator's Swatch Libraries
  •     Mixing And Saving Custom Colours
  •     Creating, Saving, And Using Custom Gradients
  •     Filling Objects With Patterns
  •     Copying Fills And Strokes


Working With Type

  •     Creating Point And Area Type
  •     Importing Large Amounts Of Text
  •     Formatting Text
  •     Area Type Options
  •     Creating Type on a Path
  •     Converting Text To Shapes


Going Further With Illustrator

  •     Introducing Layers
  •     Using Illustrator's Pathfinders
  •     Applying Special Effects
  •     Exploring The Appearance Panel


Saving & Exporting Your Work

  •     Saving Your Work In Different File Formats
  •     Saving Your Work For The Web


Wrapping Up

  •     Where to Go From Here
  •     Certificate Exam Access

Entry requirements

Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum education

Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements

Students will need access to a computer and the internet. 

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:

  • Microsoft Windows XP, or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS

  • OSX/iOS 6 or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems

  • Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster
  • Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities(Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

Students will also need access the following applications:

Adobe Acrobat Reader

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Course Summary

Course ID No.: 009SRGSWI
Delivery Mode: Online
Course Access: Unlimited lifetime
Tutor Support: Yes
Time required: Study at your own pace
Course Duration: 6 Hours
Assessments: Yes
Qualification: Certificate of Completion

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