Computer Essentials for Graphic Design
Not all courses are offered every semester.
Links direct you to current offerings.
All courses listed are required in order to complete the certificate program, unless otherwise noted.
Courses can be taken in any order if there are no prerequisites.
CTB 002 The Mac: Basics and Beyond (or similar experience)
CTB 040 Managing the Design Process
CTD 100 Illustrator I
CTD 111 Illustrator II: Graphic Design
CTD 121 Illustrator III: Graphic Design
CTD 200 Photoshop I
CTD 211 Photoshop II: Graphic Design
CTD 250 Power User
CTD 520 InDesign I
CTD 525 Interactive Design for Tablets and Smartphones
Students interested in a Professional Development Certificate of completion must file an affidavit form after completing the first course in the certificate. This will also enable you to obtain your official FIT ID. To access the form log into your account at https://myfit.fitnyc.edu, in your student tab click on Online Information System, in the Main Menu click on Student, then click Online Certificate Declaration and proceed to declare your non-credit certificate.