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Price:
$2,800 8 seats
Start Date:

Tue, Aug 18, 9:00pm - Oct 08, 11:00pm Eastern Time (16 sessions)

Next start dates (3)

Location:
Online
GA Washington D.C. (Remote Online)
Washington, District of Columbia
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Description
Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 20

Flexible Reschedule Policy: This provider has flexible, free rescheduling for any-in person workshop. Please see the cancellation policy for more details

What you'll learn in this design class:

This is a part time course.

Week 1: Photoshop for Web Design

Orientation & Photoshop for the Web Part 1 
  • Describe how Photoshop fits into a modern web design workflow. 
  • Use Photoshop web–specific tools to create parts of a simple landing page mockup.
Photoshop for the Web Part 2 
  • Use Photoshop web–specific tools to create a simple landing page mockup.
Week 2: The Design Discovery Process

Research 
  • Explain how an objective and strategy defines the purpose for a web project. 
  • Summarize a creative brief into keywords to be explored through design ideation. 
  • Demonstrate how research leads to clear understanding and communication.
Ideation 
  • Explain how design constraints can be used to prompt design ideation. 
  • Create a mood board that expresses a clear potential design direction.
Week 3: Composition Principles for the Web

Contrast & Similarity 
  • Critique and present mood boards from ideation lesson 
  • Demonstrate how contrast and similarity can occur simultaneously to enhance each other’s effects. 
  • Use contrast and similarity to show relationships between a page’s elements.
Gestalt Principles in Web Design 
  • Identify six gestalt principles of perception when encountered in a web composition. 
  • Apply levels of contrast and gestalt principles of perception to create effective hierarchy in a composition.
Week 4: Color Theory for Web Design

Color Theory 
  • Describe the fundamentals of color theory and color schemes. 
  • Choose color schemes to evoke emotions, create hierarchy, and convey meaning.
Color for the Web 
  • Apply color theory and color schemes to the web. 
  • Choose color schemes to evoke emotions, create hierarchy, and convey meaning in your final project.
Week 5: Web Typography

Fonts & Typefaces 
  • Identify qualities and characteristics of fonts and typefaces. 
  • Select typefaces for particular audiences or usages. 
  • Demonstrate an ability to control and manipulate the appearance of type.
Composition with Type 
  • Explain how and why to set up a baseline grid when setting type. 
  • Apply knowledge of contrast and hierarchy to typography. 
  • Demonstrate an ability in basic typesetting on a baseline grid.
Week 6: Designing Interfaces & Interactions

UX Fundamentals 
  • Consider a web design in terms of its capabilities to the user. 
  • Identify affordances and evaluate their effectiveness in a web interface. 
  • Demonstrate a user–centered approach to designing the main interactive areas of a landing page.
Designing for Interaction 
  • Define common UI and Navigation patterns. 
  • Apply best–practice UI patterns and navigation to design a multi–state system of interactions.
Week 7: Responsive Design

Responsive Design 
  • Illustrate how a responsive grid folds to accommodate content at different breakpoints. 
  • Design mobile and tablet compositions on a responsive grid.
Flexible Session 
  • This session is designed to allow your instructor to tailor the topic based on the needs of your class. Suggested topics include, designing for mobile, motion design, style guides, etc.
Week 8: Final Presentations

Final Presentations 
  • Present the decision-making process of your design work. 
  • Give and receive feedback and suggestions for improvement.

Remote Learning

This course is available for "remote" learning and will be available to anyone with access to an internet device with a microphone (this includes most models of computers, tablets). Classes will take place with a "Live" instructor at the date/times listed below.

Upon registration, the instructor will send along additional information about how to log-on and participate in the class.

School Notes:
For students enrolling in 12 week part time and immersive classes, it is not recommended that you book more than one class simultaneously.

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Refund Policy
If you can't make it to a class/workshop, please email us at [email protected] at least 7 days before the scheduled event date. No refunds will be given after this timeframe.

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Registered students will be notified 48 hours in advance of this program with information on how to log in to the Zoom webinar and Slack messaging apps.

Start Dates (4)
Start Date Time Teacher # Sessions Price
9:00pm - 11:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script 16 $2,800
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Thu, Aug 20 9:00pm - 11:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Tue, Aug 25 9:00pm - 11:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Thu, Aug 27 9:00pm - 11:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Tue, Sep 01 9:00pm - 11:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Thu, Sep 03 9:00pm - 11:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Tue, Sep 08 9:00pm - 11:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Thu, Sep 10 9:00pm - 11:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Tue, Sep 15 9:00pm - 11:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Thu, Sep 17 9:00pm - 11:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Tue, Sep 22 9:00pm - 11:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Thu, Sep 24 9:00pm - 11:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Tue, Sep 29 9:00pm - 11:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Thu, Oct 01 9:00pm - 11:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Tue, Oct 06 9:00pm - 11:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Thu, Oct 08 9:00pm - 11:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
1:00pm - 3:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script 16 $2,800
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Wed, Aug 26 1:00pm - 3:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Mon, Aug 31 1:00pm - 3:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Wed, Sep 02 1:00pm - 3:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Wed, Sep 09 1:00pm - 3:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Mon, Sep 14 1:00pm - 3:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Wed, Sep 16 1:00pm - 3:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Mon, Sep 21 1:00pm - 3:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Wed, Sep 23 1:00pm - 3:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Mon, Sep 28 1:00pm - 3:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Wed, Sep 30 1:00pm - 3:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Mon, Oct 05 1:00pm - 3:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Wed, Oct 07 1:00pm - 3:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Mon, Oct 12 1:00pm - 3:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Wed, Oct 14 1:00pm - 3:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Mon, Oct 19 1:00pm - 3:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
9:30pm - 11:30pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script 16 $2,800
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Wed, Sep 16 9:30pm - 11:30pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Mon, Sep 21 9:30pm - 11:30pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Wed, Sep 23 9:30pm - 11:30pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Mon, Sep 28 9:30pm - 11:30pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Wed, Sep 30 9:30pm - 11:30pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Mon, Oct 05 9:30pm - 11:30pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Wed, Oct 07 9:30pm - 11:30pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Mon, Oct 12 9:30pm - 11:30pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Wed, Oct 14 9:30pm - 11:30pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Mon, Oct 19 9:30pm - 11:30pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Wed, Oct 21 9:30pm - 11:30pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Mon, Oct 26 9:30pm - 11:30pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Wed, Oct 28 9:30pm - 11:30pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Mon, Nov 02 9:30pm - 11:30pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Wed, Nov 04 9:30pm - 11:30pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
8:00pm - 10:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script 16 $2,800
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Wed, Sep 30 8:00pm - 10:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Mon, Oct 05 8:00pm - 10:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Wed, Oct 07 8:00pm - 10:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Mon, Oct 12 8:00pm - 10:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Wed, Oct 14 8:00pm - 10:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Mon, Oct 19 8:00pm - 10:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Wed, Oct 21 8:00pm - 10:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Mon, Oct 26 8:00pm - 10:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Wed, Oct 28 8:00pm - 10:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Mon, Nov 02 8:00pm - 10:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Wed, Nov 04 8:00pm - 10:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Mon, Nov 09 8:00pm - 10:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Mon, Nov 16 8:00pm - 10:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Wed, Nov 18 8:00pm - 10:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script
Mon, Nov 23 8:00pm - 10:00pm Eastern Time Brayden Varr, Ken Disbennett & Silvia Script

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