If you are looking for Advertising classes in Illinois we have compiled a comprehensive list of courses from schools across the area. Feel free to browse these Advertising classes in IL and search for schools to request information:
American Academy of Art
This program is recommended for students who are interested in Illustration and creation of effective advertising and marketing communications. The advertising industry is an exciting fast-paced environment. Successful people in this field need a strong imagination and superior writing and interpersonal skills.
ILL301 Illustration: Advertising Art
With the instructor serving as art director, buyer or client, this course focuses on illustrative solutions based on art-directed layouts for advertisements done in a variety of sizes. Product development and illustrations for packaging, merchandise and poster design will be covered. Students work in the manner of the freelance illustrator, from contracts, to specific layouts, to realistic deadlines, through billing. In addition to the finished illustration, the working process and its technical products (finished pencils, color comps, corrections and changes) are equally important aspects of each assignment. Throughout, the student is encouraged to develop and work in an individual style and/or medium.
International Academy of Design and Technology
The Advertising Design program is designed to prepare students for careers in advertising; more specifically the design, creation, and implementation of advertising and marketing campaigns. The program examines the graphic, typographic, photographic, audio/video elements of advertising, and supportive advertising copy. The development of marketing and advertising campaigns is covered as well as the roles of e-commerce, branding, project management, media planning, and consumer behavior.
ADVT 480 Advertising Design Internship
This course is designed to provide students with an opportunity to gain industry experience in their chosen career field. The focus of the course will be on the development of practical job skills, industry knowledge, and professional performance.
ADVT 260 Copywriting
This course will examine the role of text in advertising and marketing concept, creation and placement. In order to successfully convey client message and connect with audiences, students will be expected to demonstrate a working command of language, vocabulary, syntax, hidden persuasion and the conventions of text copy within specific media and advertising outlets.
GRAPH 360 Branding and Corporate Identity
This course will focus upon the essential skills necessary for the development of a corporate brand. Research, strategy formulation, design and implementation of a new brand identity and/or a re-branding will be covered in this course.
ADVT 120 Elements of Visual Advertising
This course will address the fundamental elements of Visual Advertising. Students will apply design principles and the design process to positively affect advertising communication.