Life After University

Getting Into the Creative Industry

Starting a career in the creative industry can be challenging as there are a lot of choices one has to make. In this course you are guided through these decisions by two creative professionals. Martin, who has been in the industry for more than 10 years and Emily, who graduated only a year ago. Their conversation about the challenges in their career, and their different perspectives provide great insights for anyone planning to start their creative career.

Emily Melling
Emily Melling
Graphic Designer

About the instructors

Emily Melling is a freelance designer who is passionate about the entire creative process and most excited about developing ideas. She strives to build strong, long lasting relationships with clients to enable her to understand the core values of the company and what they do. She is very hands on and like understanding as much as possible about a project or business, as she found this produces the best design solutions being aware of how the design elements will be seen or used day to day. Her main aim is to create branding which can grow with a company as it develops.

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Martin  Perhiniak
Martin Perhiniak
Adobe Certified Instructor

Martin Perhiniak is a Certified Adobe Design Master and Instructor. He was voted to be one of the top 10 Adobe instructors in the world by student feedback. In his online courses besides the technical knowledge you need, Martin will also teach you a lot about design principles, compositional techniques and plenty of best practices that he developed while working as a designer and retoucher on projects such as Pixar’s Cars and Toy Story, BBC’s Dr Who or Mattel’s Team Hot Wheels.

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What others have been saying about this course:

Prabhjot Kaur

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It's been 17 years since I graduated and after 10 years long career in Project Management, I have been on a break for past 6 years or so. This is a good course for people like me as well. It helped me put my thoughts together in terms of the dire...

Simeon Mihaylov


Perfect! Explained like it should be, calm and understandable. Excellent! Thank you!

Abdullah Haggag

Amazing and Helpful

I am still studying but i found it so helpful , inspiring and motivitional ,, really Thank You .

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