With the information overload in today’s world, a basic knowledge of design is necessary no matter what field you work in. Apps and softwares offer ready made solutions, but to use them effectively you need insights into the technicalities of graphic design. This core will demonstrate how to translate ideas into aesthetically pleasing execution. It will include topics like typography, logo design, layouts, info-graphics etc. It will also touch upon graphic design history and how various genres affect design styles and communication today.