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    NYU Summer Programs: Exploring Visual and Graphic Design


    • Listing Type: Summer Programs
    • Program Delivery: Residential, Online
    • Provided By: College
    • Session Start: August
    • Session Length: One Week
    • Category: Career Exploration
    • Sub-Categories: Filmmaking and Digital Media, Design, Web Design
    • Selective: No
    • Minimum Cost: $1,500 - $2,999
    • Credit Awarded: No
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    Are you interested in pursuing a major in visual arts or graphic design? Do you see yourself pursuing a future career in design? This one-week pre-college experience will provide a thorough understanding of graphic design, with a special emphasis on its use in media across multiple platforms.

    Learn with like-minded students from around the country and around the world by working through the creative process on a series of brand, print, social, and digital design projects. Each interactive session will include an in-class project that is centered around one of the three Adobe Creative Suite programs: Photoshop, Illustrator, or InDesign - industry-standard programs used by professionals. Not only will you gain a strong knowledge of design principles, but you’ll also learn how to apply them to future careers in publishing, media, graphic design, and more. You’ll walk away with polished projects that can be used in an application portfolio and skills that can be immediately applied to school projects, work opportunities, and even building your own brand or website.

    Ideal For:

    • High school students who have completed grades 9, 10, or 11
    • High school students who are interested in exploring careers in design


    You'll Walk Away With

    • A foundational understanding of basic skills in Adobe Creative Suite
    • Knowledge of brand, print, and digital design as well as an understanding of how design is used to enhance business goals


    Cost and Session Information

    Tuition & Program Fees: $2,495 per course

    Housing & Dining Fees: $607 per week

    Housing & Dining Fees are still being finalized

    Please visit our website for more information on costs and sessions!