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Certificate in Graphic Design

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Graphics Design Class

Programme Summary

BIT’s Certificate in Graphic Design programme offers students an in-depth understanding of design principles, techniques, and industry software.

By providing students with an in-depth understanding of Design principles, and techniques as well as a mastery of industry-standard software packages, the training ensures that graduates are able to produce top-quality materials for both print and digital media.

Considering the huge numbers of individuals that desktop publishing currently employs within Cameroon and the ever-increasing demand for publicity materials such as brochures, flyers, posters, etc., this programme is designed to provide world-class graphic design training to the traditional secretary and persons wishing to pursue a career in the graphic design industry.

This course will take any student from absolute zero knowledge in graphic design to a fully-fledged professional who masters basic and industry-standard software, as well as actively engage him or her in the use of professional equipment to produce top-quality published materials. 

Our Graphic Design Course Outline

This certificate programme consists of the following 7 courses (modules):


01GDP203C6Adobe Photoshop
02GDP211C6Graphic and Multimedia Design
03GDP206C6Graphic Illustration – Adobe Illustrator
04GDP308C6Computer-Assisted Publication
05MPA307C6Video Editing
06OAS202C6Microsoft Publisher
07GDP290C12 Academic Project I
Total Credits: 48

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Entry Requirement

  • Secondary School Education at least form 4
  • Good Knowledge of Windows or Linux
  • Good Laptop at least an Intel core i5 or core i7


  • Four (4) months including the submission of a supervised project.


  • Registration: 10,000frs
  • Tuition: 200,000frs

Certificate To Be Obtained

Training Sessions

June to September / October to January / February to May (All year round)

Online Application

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