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About the course:
This course is the first and only comprehensive video tutorial guide on how to become a designer. You can learn a lot about the creative industry and the best way to start your career as a designer. It will answer questions like:
- Is it enough to be creative to be a designer?
- Is it better to be a freelancer or work full time?
- How much can you earn as a designer?
- How to find jobs in the creative industry?
- Which areas of design are recommend for you?
- How to enter and win design contests and so much more.
Join Martin and learn from his years of experience in the creative industry. This course provides a well structured and to-the-point guide to anyone who is planning to get into the creative industry.
The course includes:
- 56 instructional video tutorials
- Essential Skills for Designers & Career Guide PDF
- Design Terminology PDF
- Useful Keyboard Shortcuts PDF
- Collection of Useful websites for Designers PDF.
How long will the course take to complete?
This course will take only 2 hours to complete. It will save you a lot of time finding out everything you need to know about becoming a designer.
How the course is structured?
The course is structured into 56 videos, each explaining a specific topic important for a designer. It is recommended to watch the videos in order of the outline but you can also choose to watch them individually.
Why take this course?
This course will help you greatly if you ever considered to become a designer. It will help you to decide whether you are cut out for this career or not and it will show you the right way to get into the creative industry.
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Desktop, iOS and Android.
Certificate of completion.
|Section 1: Should I be a Designer?|
What do I need to become a Designer?Preview
What is it like to be a Designer?Preview
How much can I earn as a Designer?Preview
Costs of being a Designer
Freelancing vs Full time job
Where should I work?
|Section 2: Workspace|
|Section 3: Tools|
Computer and Screen
Storage and Backup
Wacom tablets and Pen displays
Mobile phones and Tablets
|Section 4: Applications|
|Section 5: Essential Skills|
Composition and Layout
Digital Image Theory
Image Editing and Filters
Images in InDesign
|Section 6: Specialization|
Web, Tablet and Mobile design
|Section 7: Getting Recognized|
Keep track of your tasks
Crowd-sourcing and contests
Sharing your work
Screen-casting and Blogging
Applying for jobs and attending Interviews
|Section 8: Conclusion|
|Section 9: Useful Resources for Designers|
Skills for Designers
Useful Design Terms
Useful websites for Designers
Martin Perhiniak is a Certified Adobe Design Master and Instructor, and an incredibly talented teacher and one of the most popular author on Tuts+ Network. He has been teaching Adobe applications for several years in classrooms, online courses, seminars and shows around the World. Martin has worked as a designer with companies like Disney, Warner Brothers, Cartoon Network, Sony Pictures, Mattel, and DC Comics. He feels it his mission to share his insights of the design industry and its latest trends with beginners and creative professionals around the World.
Visit Martin's website and watch his Design Tip of the Week tutorials and you can follow him on Facebook and Twitter to be updated about his latest projects.