Learn Graphic Design


We have 7 resources for learning Graphic Design including educational Online Classes and Websites, from providers such as Lynda.com, California Institute of the Arts, and The University of Tokyo.


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Become a 3D Visual Design Specialist


College | Online resource

Get the basic skills you need to begin your career as a 3D visual design specialist. Learn to take 2D designs and visualize them in 3D. Develop a strong understanding of how design, form,...

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Become a Graphic Designer


College | Online class

Graphic designers create visual concepts that inspire, inform, and transform. Learn how to use industry-leading software to build innovative design projects, and discover the skills you need to...

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Become a Motion Graphics Artist


College | Online class

Take graphic design to the next level using motion. Learn how to use visual effects, animation, and cinematic techniques to bring designs to life. Discover how to develop innovative ideas for...

Free

Fundamentals of Graphic Design


College | Online class

About this Course Graphic Design is all around us! Words and pictures—the building blocks of graphic design—are the elements that carry the majority of the content in both the digital world and the...

Free

Interactive Computer Graphics


College | Online class

About this Course Computer graphics can be a powerful tool for supporting visual problem solving, and interactivity plays a central role in harnessing the users’ creativity. This course will...

Free

Introduction to Typography


College | Online class

About this Course Typography is the art of manipulating the visual form of language to enrich and control its meaning. It’s an essential area of skill and knowledge for graphic designers....

Free

Make Compelling Design

College | Online class

Graphic design is all around us, in a myriad of forms, both on screen and in print, yet it is always made up of images and words to create a communication goal. This four-course sequence exposes...

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