Duration: 2 days
Time: 9am to 5.30pm

What Will Be Taught For This Powerpoint Based Infographics Course?

  • Key Techniques in conceptualizing graphic representation of information or data
  • Acquire the correct graphic designing techniques to create visually attractive infographics for presentation of complex information
  • How to adopt different visual elements (such as line, shape, mass, light, colour, texture, space, time and motion) and images to maximise the visual impact of the graphics
  • To use appropriate software and tools to develop the graphics
  • Key knowledge on various innovative methods adopted by international media to extend the reach of their infographics.
Module 1. Introduction to Infographics
  • What is Infographics?
  • Components of an Infographic
  • Effectiveness of Using Infographics
  • Basic Steps for Creating Infographics
  • Using Essential PowerPoint Elements
    • Text
    • Picture
    • Shape
  • Formatting with Essential PowerPoint Tools
    • Fill
    • Line
    • Effects
    • Styles
  • Managing Slide Page Setup
Module 2. Creating a Colour Scheme
  • Create a Four Colour Infographic
  • Create Colours using Colour Scheme Generators
  • Generate Colours from Online Photos
  • Set Shape’s Default Colour
  • Save a Colour Scheme in PowerPoint
Module 3. Using Clip Arts and Custom Shapes
  • Insert Clip Arts
  • Source for Free Clip Arts
  • Use Symbol-Based Fonts
  • Create Custom Shapes
  • Break Up Sections by Changing Style
Module 4. Fonts for Design
  • Choose Appropriate Fonts
  • Convey Statistics
  • Download and Install Free Fonts
  • Create Word Clouds
  • Create a picture based infographics
Module 5. Showcasing Information
  • Emphasizing Data
  • Showing People
  • Mixing and Matching Shapes
  • Showing Time and Timelines
  • Using Charts
  • Create an icon based inforgraphics
Module 6. Comparing Two Sides Of The Same Coin
  • Design Tips for Comparing Data
  • Shapes and Icons Use
  • Colour Considerations
  • Creating a comparison infographics
Module 7. What Makes A Good Infographic?
  • Utility
  • Soundness
  • Beauty
Module 8. Importance And Efficacy: Why Our Brains Love Infographics
  • Varied Perspectives On Information Design: A Brief History
  • Objectives Of Visualization
    • Appeal
    • Comprehension
    • Retention
Module 9. Infographic Formats: Choosing The Right Vehicle For Your Message
  • Static Infographics
  • Motion Graphics
  • Interactive Infographics
  • Applying The Right Format To Your Business
Module 10. Brand-Centric Infographics
  • Product Instructions
  • Product Instructions
  • Visual Press Releases
  • Presentation Design
  • Annual Reports

Module 11. Pinterest Inspired Infographic: Tiles!

Module 12. Conclusion & Resources

Who Should Attend This Powerpoint Based Infographics Training?

  • Marketers
  • Designers
  • Public Relations
  • Content Strategy


A basic working knowledge of previous versions of Microsoft Office would be an added advantage.

  w/o GST w GST
Course Fee $430 $460.10

This course is applicable for Skills Development Fund (SDF).


COMAT is a business centre of e-Services, Electronics, ST Engineering.

Individual Sponsored

  • Eligible Singapore Citizens can use their SkillsFuture Credit to offset course fee payable after funding.
  • This course is supported under UTAP funding.
  • This course is eligible for using PSEA funds.

Terms & Conditions

  • All prices stated above are in Singapore Dollars (SGD). This funding support is only applicable for Singapore Citizen and Permanent Residents.
  • Trainee must attain minimum 75% attendance in order to qualify for Funding.
  • Trainee undertakes to reimburse e-Services, Electronics, ST Engineering FULL course fees should he/she be ineligible for course fee grant. e-Services, Electronics, ST Engineering is not liable for any other funding not approved by WSG.
  • e-Services, Electronics, ST Engineering reserves the right to change the date or venue without prior notice.
  • e-Services, Electronics, ST Engineering reserves the right to cancel or reschedule the course due to class size or unforeseen circumstances.

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