Course description

  • What are the course objectives?

    This Visual Design Course provides a great entry point for those who want to pursue a career in user interface design and development. You’ll learn the core principles of visual design, including building storyboards, choosing color schemes and visualizing the ideal user interface to improve the user experience. Simplilearn’s Visual Design Course will help you create intuitive and great-looking software products that users will love, and boost your company’s ability to persuade audiences into becoming buyers. 

  • What skills will you learn?

    At the end of this Visual Design Course, you will be able to:

    • Understand visual design principles, UI patterns and the concepts of visual hierarchy
    • Master tools and techniques for sketching and Photoshop
    • Build impactful storyboards
    • Create innovative, usable and great-looking products
    • Choose color schemes to evoke emotions and communicate effectively
    • Use customer-centered design principles to develop high-quality visuals

  • Who should take this course?

    This Visual Design Certification course is best suited for:

    • Graphic designers
    • UI designers
    • Product managers
    • Project managers
    • Interaction designers
    • Web designers
    • Visual designers
    • Front end developer
    • Entrepreneurs
    • Brand managers
    • Marketers

  • Why learn Visual Design?

    A career in visual design will put you on the cutting edge of  a discipline that is always in high demand in the digital era. Great design goes far beyond making visually appealing products; it plays a key role in defining a brand’s unique style and giving it a compelling presence. Learning how to create meaning through color, shape and graphic form will engage users and help them develop more trust and interest in your brand.

Course preview

    • Introduction to Visual Design

      • Overview
      • The difference between Visual Design & UX
      • UI design trends
      • Roles of a UI designer
      • Imagin 6D process of UX design
    • Elements & principles of design

      • Elements & principles of design
      • Real examples
    • Visual conceptualization

      • What is visualization?
      • Why do we use information visualization?
      • Facts about human perception & cognition
      • Canonic perspective
      • Gestalt principles
      • Introduction to Photoshop
      • Create elements of design in Photoshop
    • Introduction to fundamentals of Visual design & Visual Design patterns

      • Overview
      • Design principles
      • UI patterns
    • Storyboarding

      • What is storyboarding
      • Examples of story in current UI trends
      • Elements of story
      • Hands on
    • Illustration & animation

      • Basics of illustrations and introduction to animation, motion graphics
      • Trends in animation
      • Hands on
    • Introduction to Grid

      • What is Grid?
      • Types of grid
      • Ratios
      • Photoshop Grids & Plugins
      • Designing for responsive
      • Pros & Cons
      • Hands on
    • Interface design

      • Device constraints, guidelines
      • Examples
      • Hands on
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Exam & certification

  • How do I earn my Simplilearn certificate?

    To earn your Simplilearn certificate, you must attend one batch of Live Virtual Classes and complete one project of Visual Design training.

  • What are the prerequisites of this Visual Design Certification course?

    There are no prerequisites for this Visual Design Certification program.

Course advisor

Prasad Khose
Prasad Khose Expert Visual Designer, Curriculum Head ImaginXP, Founder at Crayomi Edu

He is the Curriculum Head of ImaginXP and Founder of Crayomi Edu. With over 15 years of experience in Usability, Visual Design and Front-end development, he teaches and mentors students and professionals in the field of design. He is also a renowned speaker at the UX India Conference.


  • How do I enroll for the online training?

    You can enroll for this training on our website and make an online payment using any of the following options:

    • Visa Credit or Debit Card
    • MasterCard
    • American Express
    • Diner’s Club
    • PayPal

    Once payment is received you will automatically receive a payment receipt and access information via email.

  • If I need to cancel my enrollment, can I get a refund?

    Yes, you can cancel your enrollment if necessary. We will refund the course price after deducting an administration fee. To learn more, please read our Refund Policy.

  • Who are the instructors and how are they selected?

    All of our highly-qualified trainers are certified industry experts with more than 15 years of experience in training and working professionally in the field. Each of them has gone through a rigorous selection process that includes profile screening, technical evaluation and live training demonstration before they are certified to train for us. We also ensure that only those trainers who maintain a high alumni rating continue to train for us.

  • How can I learn more about this Visual Design training program?

    Contact us using the form on the right of any page on the Simplilearn website, or select the Live Chat link. Our customer service representatives can provide you with more details.

  • What is covered under the 24/7 Support promise?

    We offer 24/7 support through email, chat and telephone. We also have a dedicated team that provides on-demand assistance through our community forum. What’s more, you will have lifetime access to the community forum, even after completion of your course with us.

  • Do you provide a money back guarantee for the training programs?

    Yes. We do offer a money-back guarantee for many of our training programs. Refer to our Refund Policy and submit refund requests via our Help and Support portal.

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