Graphic design

INTRO TO PROCREATE

Overview

** 2022 GRAPHIC DESIGN: INTRO TO PROCREATE APPLICATIONS ARE OPEN.**

 

PLEASE CAREFULLY READ THE PROGRAM DETAILS BELOW BEFORE APPLYING

 

*NOTE:  This program will be held online (virtual).

MISSION

The Next IT Girl is a technology education nonprofit changing the face of technology. We're bridging the gap by connecting students and businesses to create an ecosystem of innovation and drive the change we need to see in tech.

 

OVERVIEW

Digital Design meshes technology and creativity together. Students will learn and apply design tools and techniques in Procreate. This curriculum will show students not only the many different possible career opportunities in technology, but how they can express themselves creatively while incorporating technology as well. During this three week course, we will learn the history of digital design and understand how to use the program Procreate that includes: Procreate tools, Sketches, and Poses. Students will also get the opportunity to understand and apply design briefs and be able to create projects for clients.

FEES

Registration Fee - $25

 

WHO MAY APPLY

Our graphic design program is open to young women of color ages 16-22. No design experience necessary! We accept students based on a number of criteria including their interest level in technology. Although this program serves young women of color The Next IT Girl does not discriminate based on gender, race, or nationality.

 

Technology Requirements:

  • PC or Mac Computer/Laptop with Webcam
  • iPad
  • High speed Broadband Internet Connection is Required
  • Most recent release of Chrome or Firefox web browser
  • Ability to download and install software
  • Zoom

 

Students are required to be present at all scheduled sessions every Saturday. Therefore, please schedule other appointments for times outside of the Intro to Graphic Design hours

 

The goal of this program will be to support aspiring and early-stage technology students ages 16-22, will encourage growth through education, mentorship, and exposure. Students will use technology applications and receive real-world in-demand technology skills that can be translated into any technical role and company of their choice.

 

PROGRAM DETAILS

Students ARE required to be present during the scheduled session on Saturdays. Therefore, please schedule appointments for times outside of the program hours. Please note that the program duration is for 1.5 hours; 11:00AM - 12:30PM EST, Saturday. Any required resources will be shipped individually to each student.

 

2022 PROGRAM DATES:  

Session:

Saturday, July 16th, 2022 - Saturday, July 30th 2022 (Saturdays)

11:00AM - 12:30PM

 

APPLICATION PROCESS

Applications must be completed entirely to be considered for this program.

CANCELLATION POLICY

We understand that circumstances change, if you must cancel then please be aware of these policies and dates:

  • Before June 18th, full refund of registration fees will be issued.
  • Before June 30th, only a 50% refund of tuition fees will be issued.

  • After July 1st, there will be NO refund of tuition fees.*

*In the event of illness or family emergency we will review each refund request on a case by case basis*

2022 Program Application Deadlines

  • Program applications open: Monday, May 16th, 2022

  • Program applications close: Friday, July 15th, 2022

For more information on our programs, please email our team at info@thenextitgirl.org.