Media and Photography

Adobe Illustrator (An Introduction) Foundation Short Course

In Brief

Start Date / Duration

This course has various start dates throughout the year and will run for 6 weeks from 6pm until 8pm.

Entry requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for this course.

You will achieve

This is a non accredited course.

Course overview

Interested in Illustration or looking to develop visually appealing assets? Then join our Introductory course in Adobe Illustrator

Adobe Illustrator is an industry standard vector based drawing program – making it great for both print, web and illustration.

For those that want to create infographics, basic/complex shapes, learn typography and become a more confident illustrator, this six-week introductory course is perfect for you.

Discover high quality drawing and illustration within Adobe Illustrator – start with an overview of Illustrator and work on lessons that will enable you to learn the basics of the program and its workflow management.

Course content

Learn the basics that can help you get started on your journey to becoming a competent designer

On this short introductory course you will learn the following skills:

  • Workflow management
  • RGB vs CMYK
  • Typography
  • Vector Graphics
  • Creating logos
  • Creating icons
  • Illustrating for print web, interactive, video and mobile

All equipment will be provided.

Old Mill Lane campus
Church Street
S70 2AX

Progression onto an intermediate Illustrator course or equivalent course of further study.

How much does the course cost?

Course Fees: £200 Full Fee Payable.

Extra information

If the course is listed as full fee payable, you will have to pay for the course.

For further information please contact our friendly Information Team on +44 (0)1226 216 123 or email

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Adobe Illustrator (An Introduction) Foundation Short Course

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