Graphic Design- Colour Theory

Graphic Design- Colour Theory

Learning Outcome


The Graphic Design- Colour Theory is the best way for you to gain deep insight and knowledge of this topic. You will learn from industry experts and obtain an endorsed certificate after completing the course. Enrol now for a limited-time discounted price.

Like all the courses of One Education, this Graphic Design- Colour Theory is designed with the utmost attention and thorough research. All the topics are broken down into easy to understand bite-sized modules that help our learners to understand each lesson very easily.

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After completing the Graphic Design- Colour Theory, you will instantly get an e-certificate that will help you get jobs in the relevant field and will enrich your CV.

If you want to learn about this topic and achieve a certificate, you should consider this Graphic Design- Colour Theory from One Education.

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Course design

The course is delivered through our online learning platform, accessible through any internet-connected device. There are no formal deadlines or teaching schedules, meaning you are free to study the course at your own pace.

You are taught through a combination of

Certificate of Achievement

Endorsed Certificate of Achievement from the Quality Licence Scheme

After successfully completing the course, learners will be able to order an endorsed certificate as proof of their new achievement. Endorsed certificates can be ordered and get delivered to your home by post for only £79. There is an additional £10 postage charge for international students.

CPD Certification from One Education

After successfully completing the assessment of this course, you will qualify for the CPD Certificate from One Education as proof of your continued skill development. Certification is available in PDF format, at the cost of £9, or a hard copy can be sent to you via post, at the cost of £15.


This course has been endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This course is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an endorsed lesson. One Education will be able to advise you on any further recognition, for example, progression routes into further and/or higher education. For further information, please visit the Learner FAQs on the Quality Licence Scheme website.

Method of Assessment

To assess your learning, you have to complete the assignment questions provided at the end of the course. You have to score at least 60% to pass the exam and to qualify for Quality Licence Scheme endorsed, and CPD endorsed certificates. 

After submitting the assignment, our expert tutor will assess your assignment and will give you feedback on your performance.

After passing the assignment exam, you will be able to apply for a certificate.

Why Study This Course

Whether you’re an existing practitioner or aspiring expert, this course will enhance your expertise and boost your CV with key skills and an endorsed lesson attesting to your knowledge.

The Graphic Design- Colour Theory is open to all, with no formal entry requirements. All you need is a passion for learning, a good understanding of the English language, numeracy and IT, and to be over the age of 16.

Course Curriculum

Module 01: Colour Theory- Basic Terms 00:03:00
Module 02: Use Values to Establish Hierarchy in Photoshop CC 00:04:00
Module 03: Class Exercise: Value 00:01:00
Module 04: Colour Fundamentals: Colour Wheel 00:02:00
Module 05: Colour Combinations 00:05:00
How to Work with Colours in Adobe Illustrator CC 2020
Module 06: Colour Modes in Adobe Illustrator CC 00:01:00
Module 07: Working with Existing Colours 00:02:00
Module 08: Customising Colours 00:01:00
Module 09: Save Colour Swatches 00:01:00
Module 10: Global Colours 00:01:00
Module 11: Duplicate Global Colours 00:01:00
Module 12: Adobe Colour Themes 00:04:00
Module 13: Colour Guides 00:01:00
Module 14: Recolour Artwork 00:03:00
Module 15: Colouring the Line Art 00:03:00
Module 16: Save as Template 00:03:00
Colour Systems
Module 17: CMYK Colour System 00:02:00
Module 18: RGB Colour System 00:01:00
Module 19: Pantone Colour System 00:01:00
Different Techniques to Develop Successful Colour Palettes
Module 20: Colour Technique- The Subordinate, Dominant and Accent Technique 00:01:00
Module 21: Colour Technique- Meaning Based Technique for Harmonising Colours 00:01:00
Module 22: Colour Technique- Meaning Based Colour Technique Exercise 00:03:00
Module 23: Colour Technique- One Colour Palette Technique 00:01:00
Module 24: Colour Technique- Two Colour Palette Technique 00:01:00
Module 25: Colour Technique- Progressive Colour Technique 00:01:00
Module 26: Colour Technique-Repetition or Reoccurrence or Gradient Technique 00:01:00
Module 27: Colour Progression and Repetition Exercise 00:08:00
Module 28: Colour Technique- Black and White Technique 00:02:00
Module 29: Colour as Provocateur 00:01:00
Module 30: Excessive Colour Solutions 00:02:00
Module 31: Colour Overlap Technique 00:01:00
Colour Interaction and Proximity
Module 32: Introduction 00:01:00
Module 33: Colour Interaction 00:01:00
Module 34: Different Colour Types 00:04:00
Module 35: Class Exercise: Colour Interaction 00:03:00
Module 36: How Light Affect Your Colours 00:01:00
Module 37: Interaction and Proximity 00:01:00
Module 38: Colour Proximity Exercise 00:02:00
Module 39: How to Make that Geometric Grid Design to Practice Your Colour 00:08:00
Colour and Imagery
Module 40:Colour in Images, Illustrations and Type 00:01:00
Module 41:Colour and Imagery 00:01:00
Module 42:Best Royalty-free Images Websites 00:02:00
Module 43: Apply Colour to Your Images in Photoshop CC 00:06:00
Module 44: Images as Element of the Composition 00:04:00
Module 45: Proofing Colours 00:05:00
Module 46: Save for Printing 00:02:00
Module 47: Class Project- Colour and Texture 00:03:00
Colours and Illustration
Module 48: Colour and Illustration 00:02:00
Module 49: Best Resources to Get Customisable Illustration 00:02:00
Colour and Type
Module 50: How to Use Colours and Type 00:01:00
Module 51: Colour and Hierarchy 00:01:00
Module 52: Display text 00:02:00
Module 53: Specific Fonts 00:01:00
Module 54: Body Text and Colour 00:02:00
Module 55: Apply Effects to Display Text in Adobe Illustrator 00:04:00
Module 56: Best Fonts Resources Websites 00:02:00
Module 57: Class Project- Magazine Mock-up 00:07:00
Colours in Data Visualisation
Module 58: Introduction to Colours in Data Visualisation 00:01:00
Module 59: Colours in Data Visualisation 00:03:00
Module 60: Different Ways to Import Charts 00:04:00
Module 61: The Process of Decluttering 00:09:00
Colours in Brand Identity Basics
Module 62: Introduction to Colours in Branding 00:01:00
Module 63: Colours in Brand Identity- Part 1 00:10:00
Module 64: Colours in Brand Identity- Part 2 00:06:00
Module 65: Class Project- Logo 00:01:00
Assignment -Graphic Design- Colour Theory 6 days, 3 hours
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