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Level 3

Web Design | Professional Development Course in Digital Design for Web

COURSE OVERVIEW

This in-depth, year-long course offers those wishing to enhance their career potential a practical look at current web design software and practices including: User Interface (UI) and User Experience (UX) design, coding in HTML and CS and mainstream web creation tools such as WordPress, Wix and Squarespace; eCommerce and much more. On completion, you will have created six websites including an online portfolio.
Look at logo design, branding and web graphics creation in Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator, and gain knowledge of UI (user interface), UX (user experience) design and various methods for creating web pages including Adobe Dreamweaver, coding in HTML and CSS. You will use WordPress and learn how to make animation, photography and video for the web for websites, Instagram and vlogging purposes. The course also covers posting and domain names and project management for web design including writing proposals and costing.
It differs from our shorter courses in web design, offering a more complete and comprehensive practical look at current web design practices, and culminates in creating an online portfolio to promote the projects created on the course.

FURTHER INFORMATION

Anyone who meets these requirements:

  • An interest in web and graphic design
  • Access to a computer with Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and Dreamweaver
  • An interview with a course tutor may be required

*FREE* Online short courses

Make the most of these extraordinary times and gain a nationally-recognised qualification. A short online course is a significant first step to improving your skills and achieving your career goals.

Financial support

The applicable fees for this course, including any available discounts, will be listed in the information above.

How to apply

Once you have created an account, you can easily apply to your chosen course and track the status of your application at any time.

HOW THE APPLICATION PROCESS WORKS

Step 1

Set Up Your Account

You’ll be prompted to create an account which will allow you to log in to our Application Tracker website whenever you wish. This will provide you with important information and you can also track the progress of your application.

Step 2

Apply

Complete each step of the application form and then submit your completed form. We’ll let you know when we’ve safely received it with an acknowledgement email.

Step 3

Application Review Meeting

Before offering you a place at college, we’ll meet with you (either in person, by telephone or online). We’ll send you a link to our booking page where you can select a time that’s convenient for you.

Step 4

Accept Your Place

Offers will be sent to you via the email address you have provided. The offer will be conditional, based on predicted GCSE grades. You’ll need to accept your offer within 14 days to secure your place.

Step 5

What next?

Once you receive your GCSE results, you’ll need to get in touch with the college to inform us of them and start your enrolment process.

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