Logo Design Short Course

Logo Design:
Short Course

You have a passion to design logos for yourself and others but are not sure how to begin – you are with the right people now

This short course, which is designed to last 7 weeks, but can be flexible depending on your own commitments. You will be provided with all of the basic skills and knowledge to get you started confidently. This is also a very good short course if you are thinking about progressing onto one of our main diploma course, Brand & Corporate ID Design for example.

COURSE STRUCTURE

There are 6 short modules in this course to be completed. Each module has been designed as progressive steps so that you are learning by doing. You will be presented with Projects and Assignments in each module in which you will be assessed, plus a final exam which is carried online through our eCampus.

MODULE ONE: What is Logo Design
You will start this course by looking at what is Logo Design, which is essential before you start designing or planning logos.

MODULE TWO: Typography
You will now work with you very own one to one Design & Training Coach on the main attributes of a logo, starting with Typography styles in a logo. You will be presented with a project to carry out as part of this module.

MODULE THREE: Shapes & Icons
The next important attribute of a logo is its shape and style. Here again you with work with your one to one design and training coach on a project to help you to build your skills in this area.

MODULE FOUR: Creative Thinking (level 1)
Trying to come up with ideas can sometime be difficult. Here you will look at effective ways of developing your own creative process to help you to come up with those unique logo ideas

MODULE FIVE: Research
Using what you have learnt in module 4, you are now going to cover the area of research, which again is a very important area when coming up with logo design that work.

MODULE SIX: Creating the Logo
Time to start creating your first effective logo. Working with your one to one Design & Training Coach, you will be presented with your first main logo design project, which will allow you to put into practice what you have learnt up to tis point – this module will cover the first part of the main project.

MODULE SIX: Finishing the Logo
Time to finish your logo design. This is the second half and final part of your logo design in which you will complete the design working closely with your one to one Design & Training Coach.