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Graphic Design and Interactive Media Opening Doors – Free Courses for Jobseekers


A fun and practical, introductory 4 week course, taught by industry professionals. Applicants must have an interest in design, basic IT skills and be comfortable using computers.
Full attendance is required to complete this course: 4 weeks full-time, Monday – Thursday 9.30am – 3.30pm.
  • Learn the principles of graphic design; how to combine typography and image; create logos and brand identity; understand the difference between using colour in print (CMYK) and digital (RGB) designs.
  • Learn how to use Adobe InDesign and Photoshop.
  • Learn how to create and embed QR codes, hyperlinks and pop-ups in interactive pdfs.
You will create an A4 print portfolio of design work which is assessed by the tutor at the end of the course.
On successful completion of the course, you will receive 2 accredited Ncfe qualifications:
Level 1 Award in Graphic Design and
Level 1 Certificate in Interactive Media.


If the following criteria apply, you qualify for one our FREE Opening Doors programmes
  • 19+
  • Unemployed and claiming a means tested benefit*
  • Employed and earning less than £20,319 per annum*
  • If English is not your first language, your language will be at Entry Level 3 or above
  • If you are not UK citizen, you will need to provide a confirmation of EU settlement status or a valid visa
  • An interview with the course tutor


If you want to find out more about what Brigton MET has to offer why not join us at our next open day.
Visit our one of our specialist campuses to see our industry-standard facilities and meet our expert tutors.