Desktop Publishing Package_

Evening Short Course
Length of Course: 3 Months
Full Price: R19 800
Next On-Campus Class Starts: TBD
Next Virtual Class Starts: 2 August (InDesign)

The lecturer is great! Very knowledgable and had good insight and experience to share with us.

Andrea Morgan
Course Attendee

All in all a great learning experience and definitely money well spent.

Karien Tolmie
Course Attendee

Learn the software used globally in the branding, marketing and advertising worlds.

Our 3 month Desktop Publishing Course combines all of our print-related short courses, and focuses on hands-on software training to aid you in creating compelling and professional visual communications – think logos, brochures, flyers, posters, packaging and more! Dynamic, experienced trainers will walk you through the concepts and techniques used in crafting these items, and instruct you in the foundation skills needed to explore graphic designs for any field. Alternatively, you are welcome to complete individual short courses, as needed.

Pricing also available for customised, on-site and group training.

In this course you will learn the following skills:

4 Weeks | Adobe Photoshop

4 Weeks | Adobe InDesign

4 Weeks | Adobe Illustrator

Online Course | Finishing Art
Book all 3 courses in the Desktop Publishing Package (Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign), and get our Finishing Art online course for free!

Facts, Figures and FAQ.

Course Requirements
If you’re on-campus, you’ll need to know how to use a computer but, other than that, just bring yourself, a notebook and pen. We provide the machines and the software.

If you’re virtual, You’ll need to have a computer and know how to use it. In addition you will also need a stable internet connection.

What do you receive with the course?
You will receive an Academy of Digital Arts Certificate of Completion.

Adobe Creative Suite All apps licence for the duration of the course, with the option to buy a 1-year licence at 70% discount.

An ADA email address and 1 terabyte of storage.

Whenever you’re ready to get started, simply select the course module you’d like to begin with, and jump on board. From there, you’ll complete the courses consecutively, and finish off with the free online finishing art course.

2021 On-Campus Schedule

18 January (Photoshop)
15 February (Illustrator)
15 March (InDesign)
12 April (Photoshop)
10 May (Illustrator)
7 June (InDesign)
5 July (Photoshop)
2 August (Illustrator)
30 August (InDesign)
27 September (Photoshop)
25 October (Illustrator)
22 November (InDesign)

Monday – Wednesday, 17h30 – 20h30

2021 Virtual Schedule

15 February (InDesign)
15 March (Photoshop)
12 April (Illustrator)
10 May (InDesign)
7 June (Photoshop)
5 July (Illustrator)
2 August (InDesign)
30 August (Photoshop)
27 September (Illustrator)
25 October (InDesign)
22 November (Photoshop)

Monday – Wednesday, 18h00 – 20h30 

Classes on a public holiday will shift to the next available date, arranged by the lecturer.

Payment Options

The full price for the Adobe Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop courses combined is R19 800, but when you enrol for the DTP Package, you receive a discounted rate.

Option One: Full Upfront Payment
Option Two: 3 Monthly Instalments
Option One: Full Upfront Payment

R17 820 (incl 10% discount)

Option Two: 3 Monthly Instalments

R18 810 (incl 5% discount) -
R6267 per month

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