Advanced Graphic Design



Advanced Graphic Design Short Course

Course Fee Duration Days*
AED 9,000 18 Sessions Weekends
Starting Date
Qualification Usual Timings*
7 Oct 2017 Advanced Graphic Design
6 Jan 2018 Certificate  
7 Apr 2018     
  Language Age group 
  English Young Creatives/Adults


*These times are based on how the course has been run in the past and are subject to change before each start date.


What you need to know about this course

This course expands the knowledge of students in visual communication by providing the theory and technicalities needed to bridge between the business/marketing strategy and professional standards of design. Students will be introduced to Business and Marketing terminology and tools that will advance their careers as professional graphic designers. The technical aspect of this curse will widen the students skill level and mastery of the industry software. Alongside the Marketing tools and advanced software skills, the course will brush on advertising rhetorics and the bases of creating infographics.


Who it's for

Graphic Designers that wish to expand on their design skills and creative skills. The course will help students to deliver more relevant artwork to the client brief through the theoretical tips and tools provided by the course and with more details and faster pace through the technicalities and shortcuts delivered through the technical sessions.


Entry Requirements

Students should have previous design experience where they know the tools and have worked with the software previously at a basic level, and possess knowledge of the design principles, grid layout, a rule of third, colour theory. Ideally, students should have finished SAE’s Graphic design short course.


Key Facts

Duration: 18 Sessions
Course fee: 9,000 AED
Timings: Saturdays 10am-5pm
Qualifications: Advanced Graphic Design Certificate


Software Packages

  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe InDesign



  • Demonstrate mastery of creative thinking and market relevant ideation
  • Indicate the ability to execute high-end artwork using Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign
  • Establish an understanding of how an identity can be turned in to a brand