4. Skilled Up
Skilled Up is a website that provides a lot of different courses. Each course costs a different amount, but fortunately there is a free course called Visual and Graphic Design. Many of the other courses are very affordable, with $19.99 being the average cost of a class through Skilled Up. If you like the style of courses on the site, these might be worth checking out.
Typography is key to the work of a graphic designer. In almost all instances of graphic design you will see some use of type. Each font adds a different feeling and style to a design. In this document, you can find a comprehensive but simple introduction to the history and nuances of typography. It’s a great introduction for any aspiring beginner graphic designer.
In this article, Sean Hodge outlines all the resources you need to create a self-taught course on graphic design to replace a traditional education. The article lists books, online resources, and is broken down into helpful subtopics. It’s an incredibly comprehensive list of information that could be the primary basis for learning graphic design. It is at the very least a helpful supplemental resource.