Unlock Your Creative Potential: Dive into the Graphic Design Course at EMPAC


Are you seeking a pathway to unleash your artistic flair? Want to master the intricacies of visual storytelling? Look no further than the graphic design course at EMPAC!

A Comprehensive Dive into Graphic Design

At EMPAC, we understand the evolving dynamics of today's design world. We live in an era where visual representation holds unprecedented power, shaping perceptions and driving decisions. This is why our graphic design course isn't just another academic endeavor—it's a journey from understanding the essence of design to mastering the tools that bring concepts to life.

Beginning with the Basics

Ever felt overwhelmed diving into a new field? Worry not! At EMPAC, we believe in building a strong foundation. Our course is meticulously designed to guide students from the very basics. Whether you're someone who's never opened a design software or you're just looking to revisit fundamental concepts, we've got you covered.

Progressing to Advanced Mastery

One of EMPAC's unique strengths lies in its forward-thinking curriculum. As you gain confidence in the basic concepts, the course evolves, introducing you to the complexities of contemporary design. From advanced software techniques to intricate design philosophies, EMPAC ensures you're always on the cutting edge.

Why Choose EMPAC?

  • Experienced Faculty: Our team comprises seasoned professionals who bring real-world experience to the classroom, ensuring you gain both theoretical knowledge and practical insights.
  • State-of-the-Art Resources: From high-end software to an expansive digital library, students have access to top-notch resources, facilitating an enriched learning experience.
  • Community & Networking: Enrolling at EMPAC isn't just about attending a course; it's about becoming a part of a vibrant community. The connections you make here could be the springboard for your future career.
  • Career Guidance: Beyond just teaching, we mentor. Our dedicated career services team is committed to guiding students through portfolio development, internship placements, and potential job opportunities.

A Bright Future in Graphic Design Awaits

The digital era beckons, and the need for skilled graphic designers is more pressing than ever. From branding to entertainment and from tech to advertising, every industry is on the lookout for design visionaries. With the comprehensive training from EMPAC, you won't just be answering this call—you'll be leading the charge.


Embarking on a journey in graphic design at EMPAC promises more than just skill acquisition—it's about molding your future, refining your vision, and elevating your potential. Let your creativity find its true north. Dive deep, explore, and let each design tell its tale. For those keen on understanding the depth of our curriculum, look no further. 


The detailed curriculum is provided below.

Graphic Design Curriculum using Photoshop

I. Introduction to Graphic Design, Art, and Visual Communication

1.    History and Evolution of Graphic Design

2.    The Role of Art in Communication

3.    Basic Visual Literacy

II. Graphic Design Principles

1.    Elements of Design:

·        Line

·        Shape

·        Form

·        Color

·        Texture

·        Space

·        Value

2.    Principles of Design:

·        Balance

·        Contrast

·        Emphasis

·        Movement

·        Pattern

·        Rhythm

·        Unity

III. The Science and Psychology of Colors

1.    Introduction to Color Theory

·        Basics of the Color Wheel: Primary, Secondary, Tertiary Colors

·        Warm vs. Cool Colors

2.    Color Psychology and Emotional Impact

·        How Colors Evoke Feelings and Moods

·        Cultural and Societal Associations with Colors

3.    Color Combinations and Harmony

·        Complementary

·        Analogous

·        Triadic

·        Split-Complementary

·        Creating Mood with Color Combinations

4.    Colors in Branding

·        The Importance of Consistency in Brand Colors

·        Case Studies: Successful Brand Colors and their Psychological Impact

5.    Color Accessibility

·        Importance of Color Contrast

·        Designing for Color Blindness and Other Visual Impairments

6.    Colors in Digital vs. Print

·        RGB vs. CMYK: Differences and Best Practices

·        Screen Calibrations and its Impact on Color Display

7.    Strategic Use of Colors in Marketing and Advertising

·        Influencing Purchases and Perceptions

·        Colors in Call-to-Actions and Conversion Optimization

IV. Introduction to Photoshop

1.    Introduction to Adobe Photoshop

2.    Navigating the Photoshop Workspace

3.    Understanding the Photoshop Interface

V. Typography and Its Role in Design

1.    History of Typography

2.    Anatomy of Type

3.    Font Categories

4.    Type Pairing

5.    Readability vs. Legibility

6.    Designing with Text in Photoshop

VI. Visual Storytelling and Narratives

1.    The Role of Imagery in Storytelling

2.    Sequential Design: Storyboards & Comics

3.    Iconography and Symbolism in Design

VII. Graphic Design Principles in Photoshop

1.    Fundamentals of Photoshop

·        Basic Tools & Their Functions

·        Working with Layers

·        Working with Colors

·        Resizing and Cropping Images

·        Understanding Resolution & Image Size

2.    Basic Image Manipulation

·        Retouching Techniques

·        Adjustment Layers

·        Filters & Effects Basics

3.    Text and Typography in Photoshop

·        Adding Text to Images

·        Formatting and Styling Text

·        Working with Type Layers

VIII. Advanced Image Manipulation in Photoshop

1.    Masks & Channels

2.    Advanced Retouching & Restoration

3.    Smart Objects & Smart Filters

4.    Advanced Compositing Techniques

IX. Digital Illustration in Photoshop

1.    Using Pen Tool for Illustrations

2.    Vector vs. Raster in Photoshop

3.    Advanced Brush Techniques

X. 3D Elements in Photoshop

1.    Introduction to 3D Layer

2.    Creating 3D Objects

3.    Rendering and Lighting in 3D

XI. Real-world Applications & Special Effects in Photoshop

1.    Poster Design

2.    Web & App Design Basics

3.    Photo to Art (E.g., Turning Photos into Watercolor or Sketch)

4.    Cinemagraph Creation

XII. Advanced Photoshop Techniques

1.    Automation: Actions & Batch Processing

2.    Advanced Color Correction Techniques

3.    Panoramic Photo Merging

4.    HDR Imaging

XIII. User Experience (UX) & User Interface (UI) Design Basics

1.    Introduction to UX/UI Principles

2.    Role of Graphic Design in User Experience

3.    Wireframing and Prototyping in Photoshop

XIV. Contextual Understanding in Graphic Design

1.    Socio-cultural Influences on Design

2.    Ethical Implications in Graphic Design

3.    Audience and Target Market Analysis

XV. Branding and Identity in Photoshop

1.    Branding Basics: Logo, Typography, Colors, Imagery

2.    Designing for Different Media: Print, Digital, Environmental

3.    Brand Consistency and Style Guides

XVI. Preparing for a Graphic Design Career

1.    Building a Portfolio

2.    Working with Clients: Communication, Briefs, Feedback

3.    Industry Trends and Staying Updated

XVII. Output, Export & Post-production in Photoshop

1.    Preparing Files for Print

2.    Exporting for Web & Digital Media

3.    Asset Generation for UI Design




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