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HOW U offers online design courses that give creative professionals practical, applicable knowledge critical for a successful design career. With HOW U you can learn technical skills—like CSS, HTML and JavaScript—or those business  design management and marketing skills that you might not have learned in design school. You’ll be guided by our expert instructors, and learn alongside—and interact with—other creative pros.

Take a look at our courses below and click on any course name to see a full detailed description and outline. We look forward to seeing you in one of our top-notch design courses soon. Keep in touch with us by signing up for our newsletter. After you’re done with your course please check out our Design Critique Services for additional professional reviews of your work.

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Many courses offer a sample of actual material pulled from the course on the course information page. If you’d like to take a self-guided tour of HOW U, to see how the Blackboard platform works, you can do so by clicking here and using the log-in information provided below.

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Once logged in, you can view a demo of two of our most popular courses: Principles of Web Design and An Introduction to Adobe Digital Publishing Suite.