Certificate in Graphic Design


NIIT's program in Graphic Design is the first step towards understanding design thinking and applying principles of design to develop amazing visuals. In today’s world, organizations make a global presence through the Internet. Having a presence on the Internet involves the creation and enhancement of various graphic items, such as logos, illustrations, and advertisements as per client requirements.

Therefore, it is essential for designers to create appealing and aesthetic images to be used on the Internet and for branding purposes such as billboards, flyers, posters, etc. Content creation and advertising have become a key industry in Ghana; and principles of vector design, minimalism, flat design, and use of fonts are ever more applicable to mobile web apps and smartphone apps. This course prepares you for an immediate job in Graphic Design or become a freelancer and work from anywhere.

Adobe Photoshop CS6

  • Exploring the working area of Photoshop
  • Basic Photo Correction – Retouching
  • Working with Selections
  • Understanding Layers and working with mask and channels
  • Creating Typographic Designs
  • Vector drawing techniques
  • Editing Videos
  • Working with 3D images
  • Working with Files for the Web


Adobe Illustrator CS6

  • Introduction to Adobe Illustrator Workspace
  • Designing Type and Layout
  • Rethinking Construction and the use of Expressive Strokes
  • Color transitions
  • Reshaping Dimensions
  • Mastering Complexity
  • Understanding Linking and Embedding in Illustrator


CorelDRAW X7

  • Getting started with CorelDRAW
  • Drawing Shapes and Managing Objects
  • Working with Colors and Bitmap
  • Working with Text and using Layers
  • Using Special Effects
  • Printing and Exporting Drawings

Graphic Designer
Content Developer
Art Director
Poster Development
Ad Design
Content Design

Be comfortable using Windows, a keyboard and mouse.

Program Cost

2,650 GHC


Program Length

6 Months


3 Days A Week; 2 Hours Per Day

Admission Cycle

Throughout Year

Payment Plan

600 GHC per month



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