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Graphic Design Certificate (Level 5)

Africa Digital Media Institute (ADMI), Kenya


Next enrollment cycle

September 2023

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Total Course Fee

USD 2,590

Course Accredited By


  • 9 Months
  • Blended
  • Vocational Training
  • Certificate

This foundational Graphic Design course equips you with the competencies you need to apply design elements and principles, conceptualize graphic design, produce graphic illustration, create graphic artwork, and produce graphic design.

  • Learners will explore the design process from brainstorming and conceptual thinking to presenting a finished piece. The course will be assessed both internally and externally.
  • Internal assessment will be conducted by your trainer as a continuous assessment while external assessment will be conducted by external assessors appointed by TVET CDACC.
  • Upon successful completion of the course the student will be issued with a national certificate of competency by TVET CDACC in conjunction with the training institution.
  • Our labs are fully equipped with five computer labs with Macs and PCs.

In order to ensure that you have access to the best software in the world, ADMI has invested in the following industry standard software:

  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Indesign
  • Adobe Dreamweaver
  • Fontlab studio

Enrollment Cycles

  • September 2023
  • January 2024
  • May 2024
  • Attained KCSE with a mean grade of D (plain) OR Graphic design National Certificate Qualification Level 4 OR Equivalent qualifications in a related field as determined by Kenya National Qualifications Authority (KNQA)

Term 1

  • Communication skills
  • Digital Literacy
  • Numeracy Skills
  • Hand drawing
  • Elements and Principles of Design

Term 2

  • Entrepreneurship Skills
  • Environmental Skills
  • Graphic Design Conceptualization
  • Digital Graphic Design
  • Graphic Illustration
  • Graphic Design Artwork I

Term 3

  • Employability Skills
  • Occupation Safety and Health Practices
  • Design Ethics and Law
  • Graphic Design Artwork II
  • Graphic Design Artwork Production

Term 4

  • Field Attachment (7 weeks)
  • Fee per term : KSHs. 93,100
  • A non refundable application fee of KES 2,000 will be paid
  • INTERNSHIP PROGRAMME: 2 Months Long Placement with Industry Partners Kshs. 35,000
  • certification for professional courses: Amount: Kshs. 2,500
  • Compulsory School Based Accident Emergency Insurance (Annual): Kshs. 1,500

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