Getting started with Adobe Illustrator

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Tuition fees per individual £150*
Available courses


30th May 10-4pm online


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*If you're a student or staff different fees apply. Please visit our dedicated student and staff areas for specific information.

Who's the course for?

This two-part course is for individuals wanting to grow their skills in Adobe Illustrator and learn handy functions to create logos and master vector graphics. Adobe Illustrator software is the industry's premier vector-drawing application for creating scalable graphics for many outputs from TV graphics to material patterns to logos. It's used for creating logos, wireframes and technical illustrations as well as for a wide range of additional design tasks.

Covering creative concepts and fundamentals, with hands-on practice, this course is an ideal foundation to get you up and running in Adobe Illustrator.

What you'll learn

  • Vector vs Raster
  • Basics of colour – RGB & CMYK
  • Document setup
  • Creating vector shapes
  • Transform tools and menus
  • Fill & Stroke
  • Editing tools
  • Type tools
  • Exporting and Saving
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Susannah Travis

Susannah Travis - Course Lead

Susannah is the Digital Skills Team Lead and delivers a range of courses. She has over a decade of experience delivering Adobe and Microsoft courses on an individual and tailored group basis. Her aim is to enable students to achieve a high level of digital literacy to help their work and everyday lives.