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Advertising Design

Arts, A/V Technology and Communications/Marketing


State Qualifying Event: 





National Competition

Competition Type: 

Skilled and Technical

This competition tests technical skills and creative aptitude as though competitors worked for an ad agency. In addition to a written test, competitors will recreate a provided advertisement on the computer. Competitors are judged on their accuracy, proficiency with industry software, and ability to meet a deadline. Competitors also compete in a creative portion of the competition. The creative portion involves the application of creative thinking and a design challenge. Layout, drawing, and illustration skills are used, as well as the ability to create vibrant, effective designs using the computer.

Advertising Design

The career competitions of the SkillsUSA Illinois Championships follow the current edition of the SkillsUSA Technical Standards. These are available to professional members (advisors and teachers) as a membership benefit following their submission of membership.

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