Online Certificates in Design Studies 2020

Online certificates are a wonderful choice if you have a busy lifestyle.  Attend classes at your own pace and work from home, the library, the coffee shop or anywhere with Wi-Fi when you choose an online program.  You’ll have nearly limitless options and possibilities without the strictures of a traditional classroom. What is an online certificate in design studies? An online certi… Read more

Online certificates are a wonderful choice if you have a busy lifestyle.  Attend classes at your own pace and work from home, the library, the coffee shop or anywhere with Wi-Fi when you choose an online program.  You’ll have nearly limitless options and possibilities without the strictures of a traditional classroom.

What is an online certificate in design studies? An online certificate in design can allow you to explore graphic design, using programs such as Photoshop and Illustrator. You may refine your skills in areas such as photo editing, poster design, logo design and magazine layout. While creating a foundation in the fundamentals of design, students can hone the technical skills that make design a marketable career choice.

Understanding the principles of design can help you refine your artistic interests and learning the technology to apply these principles can provide real-world experience. If you are interested in the visual arts, learning practical design skills can set you up for professional success.

The cost to students to complete a certificate in design online can vary widely depending on the program. However, the array of available certificate programs means that you should be able to find a program that works for you. Financial aid may be available.

Earning a certificate in design can create many career options. There may be opportunities to work in website creation and design, newspaper and magazine layout, book illustrations and layout and video production. This is a certificate that can open many doors for individuals interested in the visual arts. Many institutions will even allow you to use your course credits toward a full associate’s or bachelor’s degree.

If you are seeking an online certificate in design, there are many schools and programs from which to choose. This means you can find a program that works for you. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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George Washington University - Graduate School of Education and Human Development Online
Washington, USA

With a Graduate Certificate in Instructional Design from the George Washington University (GW), you'll develop foundational knowledge and skills to design and implement effect ... +

With a Graduate Certificate in Instructional Design from the George Washington University (GW), you'll develop foundational knowledge and skills to design and implement effective instruction. This online certificate prepares you to lead instructional design from the beginning stages of defining your organization's learning needs to determining the appropriate instructional format to designing materials and implementing them. -
Certificate
Full-time
18 months
English
Online
 
American University Online
Washington, USA

American University's online Graduate Certificate in Instructional Design and Learning Analytics builds the foundational skills you need to manage these programs by applying a ... +

American University's online Graduate Certificate in Instructional Design and Learning Analytics builds the foundational skills you need to manage these programs by applying and adapting proven analytic methodologies to improve learning. -
Graduate Certificate
Part-time
9 - 15 months
English
Sep 2020
Online
 
The Design Ecademy - Online Design Courses

Accredited Interior Decorator Course - be a CERTIFIED Interior Decorator & maybe continue up to BA Interior Design. No experience or qualifications required. Online 24/7

Accredited Interior Decorator Course - be a CERTIFIED Interior Decorator & maybe continue up to BA Interior Design. No experience or qualifications required. Online 24/7 -
Certificate
Full-time
Part-time
18 months
English
Online
 
edX
Cambridge, USA

Master design knowledge required to improve the patient experience in healthcare systems

Master design knowledge required to improve the patient experience in healthcare systems -
Certificate
Full-time
Part-time
10 - 14 weeks
English
Online
 
UMaineOnline (University of Maine)
Orono, USA

The University of Maine Graduate Certificate in Instructional Design helps students become leaders in effective and innovative uses of current and emerging technology. The req ... +

The University of Maine Graduate Certificate in Instructional Design helps students become leaders in effective and innovative uses of current and emerging technology. The required coursework, research, and clinical experiences are designed for educators working in a variety of contexts. -
Graduate Certificate
Full-time
Part-time
English
Sep 2020
Online
 
Academy Class
London, United Kingdom +4 More

This course is intended for graphic designers, creative professionals, print professionals, publishers, prepress professionals, and marketing communications professionals. It’ ... +

This course is intended for graphic designers, creative professionals, print professionals, publishers, prepress professionals, and marketing communications professionals. It’s focused on those creating layouts for print. -
Certificate
Part-time
English
Aug 2020
Campus
Online
 
VCampus Global
Los Angeles, USA +2 More

The Certificate in 3D Design places emphasis on contemporary issues in design, exploration, and experimentation through the experience of a variety of design methods, techniqu ... +

The Certificate in 3D Design places emphasis on contemporary issues in design, exploration, and experimentation through the experience of a variety of design methods, techniques, processes, and materials. -
Certificate
Full-time
Part-time
Sep 2020
Online
 
The Design Ecademy - Online Design Courses

Accredited Color Consultant course - a CERTIFIED Colour Consultant earns more in Color Consultant industry. Online courses, no experience or qualifications required

Accredited Color Consultant course - a CERTIFIED Colour Consultant earns more in Color Consultant industry. Online courses, no experience or qualifications required -
Certificate
Full-time
Part-time
8 months
English
Online
 
The Design Ecademy - Online Design Courses
Richmond, United Kingdom

Designer curtains and soft furnishings are an essential element of any interior design project. A good interior designer will design curtains so they co-ordinate and complemen ... +

Designer curtains and soft furnishings are an essential element of any interior design project. A good interior designer will design curtains so they co-ordinate and complement the interior design style in a way that is unique and individual. But it’s not just about how they look. -
Certificate
Full-time
Part-time
8 months
English
Aug 2020
Online
 
edX
Cambridge, USA

Learn how to visualize architectural spaces to effectively communicate design ideas using Blender, a free and open-source tool.

Learn how to visualize architectural spaces to effectively communicate design ideas using Blender, a free and open-source tool. -
Certificate
Full-time
Part-time
8 weeks
English
Online
 
Academy Class
London, United Kingdom +4 More

In this course, you will learn about the most advanced techniques in Adobe InDesign. We will teach you how to integrate Photoshop and Illustrator artwork into your InDesign do ... +

In this course, you will learn about the most advanced techniques in Adobe InDesign. We will teach you how to integrate Photoshop and Illustrator artwork into your InDesign documents, creating interactive PDFs with a table of contents. -
Certificate
Part-time
English
Aug 2020
Campus
Online
 
Academy Class
London, United Kingdom +4 More

During this course, you will learn about advanced vector drawing concepts and techniques, enabling you to create more complex illustrations. You will have the opportunity to a ... +

During this course, you will learn about advanced vector drawing concepts and techniques, enabling you to create more complex illustrations. You will have the opportunity to apply techniques demonstrated including the most commonly used effects and transformations to modify and improve your designs. -
Certificate
Part-time
English
Aug 2020
Campus
Online
 
Academy Class
London, United Kingdom +4 More

This fast-track Illustrator course is for designers and budding developers new to the Illustrator environment, or those that have not had formal training.

This fast-track Illustrator course is for designers and budding developers new to the Illustrator environment, or those that have not had formal training. -
Certificate
Part-time
5 days
English
Aug 2020
Campus
Online
 
Academy Class
London, United Kingdom +4 More

This Photoshop course provides you with the concepts and skills to use Adobe Photoshop effectively. You get hands-on practice working with basic through to intermediate techni ... +

This Photoshop course provides you with the concepts and skills to use Adobe Photoshop effectively. You get hands-on practice working with basic through to intermediate techniques to get the most out of your experience. You will use Adobe Photoshop tools for painting, retouching and enhancing images. -
Certificate
Part-time
English
Aug 2020
Campus
Online
 
Academy Class
London, United Kingdom +4 More

Imagine how understanding how to use Captivate’s advanced features will revolutionize the way you work. Take your Captivate skills to the next level.

Imagine how understanding how to use Captivate’s advanced features will revolutionize the way you work. Take your Captivate skills to the next level. -
Certificate
Part-time
English
Aug 2020
Campus
Online
 

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