PG Diploma in Graphic design is a one year course custom-made for individuals from various backgrounds of specialisation who aims at developing the art or skill of combining pictures and text in order to make effective communication. The course is framed in a non-semester pattern. Students get to learn the basic and intermediate skills needed to visualise a concept, convert that into a visual graphical representation. They will be introduced to the basic idea of design & aesthetics, followed by the intermediate level of skills on conceptualization, exploration and design development. Students are supposed to finish with a diploma project which showcases their skills & knowledge that they learnt via the course.
As we are all part of an image-laden society, there is no industry that is not using Visual Communication, making Graphic Design an indispensable part of every industry. PG diploma in Graphic Design from DOT provides the students boundless scope to use their skills in a variety of organizations ranging from a publishing house to an advertising agency, digital media agencies, to a human centred research organization or a non-profit. They can engage in a wide array of projects in the area of Art Direction, Branding and Identity Design, Packaging Design, Social Media Design, Illustration, Publication Design, Book and Book Cover Design, Film Title Design, Motion Graphics,, Signage Design, Interaction Design, Website Design, User Interface and User Experience Design (UI/UX), Design for Exhibitions and Museum Spaces, Design Education, Design for Social Good and Design Research. They can even venture out into the market as an independent design consultant or entrepreneur.