Certificate in Freelance Cartooning and Illustrating

Qualification: Short Course
Study mode: Online
Duration: Approx 180 hours
Start date: Anytime – start today!
Awarded by: Open Colleges (RTO 90796)

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About this course

The Open Colleges Certificate in Freelance Cartooning and Illustrating will give you the chance to formalise your drawing skills with quality education and training.

In this online course you will learn the many drawing styles for all different mediums and publications. You will also gain training in using studio technology and digital techniques.

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Eligibility

To be eligible for this course you need to meet the basic English language requirements.

Areas of study

The subjects you’ll study in this online illustration course include:

  • Introduction to your course
  • Drawing: proportion and perspective
  • About the marketplace: how to draw people and animals
  • Drawing: expression, action and balance
  • Character style design: caricature, Manga art and animation
  • Cartooning: comic books, comic strips and press art
  • Illustrating: books, magazines and covers
  • Style: shading, lettering, texture, backgrounds
  • Copywriting, philosophy and tabloids
  • Computer technology applied
  • Merchandising: greeting cards, calendars and posters
  • Freelancing: your portfolio

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This course is delivered by Open Colleges, RTO Code: 90796

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How will this course advance my career?

This online illustration course will give you the power to harness your illustrating talent and turn it into a profitable career. You will become adept in drawing for a variety of mediums, thereby expanding your professional opportunities. You will be given guidance by an industry professional who will help you to reach your career potential.

This course is ideal for both those who are looking to take their skills into the professional market and those looking to develop their talent with formal education and training.

How else will I benefit from this certificate course?

  • Upon completion of this course you will receive a Certificate in Freelance Cartooning and Illustrating.
  • Flexible study: studying by correspondence means you study on your terms – at a time and place that suits you.
  • FREE one-year subscription to the Australian Cartoonists Association.
  • FREE 12-month media pass on completion of this course.
  • Extra learning materials provided, including textbook and CD

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This course is delivered by Open Colleges, RTO Code: 90796

RTO 90796
Open Colleges is one of the largest private education providers in Australia. It offers a wide variety of courses, from leisure courses to vocational and higher education courses, many of which are government-accredited and employer-recognised. Most courses are delivered online or via blended learning, allowing you to work at your own pace and around your own schedule. Studying with Open Colleges is perfect for people with busy lifestyles, and those wishing to work and learn for themselves.
As a student of Open Colleges, you will have access to a range of student and administrative support options. Your course trainers are available via email, messaging and through your online course forums in OpenSpace. You will also have access to help with study skills such as time management, essay writing and referencing.

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