Your take-away

This program is a great way to help you:

  • Learn how to use the latest drawing tools, professional colour and type controls;
  • Discover how to create gradient meshes, live trace, live colour and advanced drawing techniques;
  • Understand the tricks of the trade, from the basics of image manipulation through the creation of sophisticated multilayered images.

Program courses

To get this certificate, students must complete the 2 courses listed below.  

*Click the blue links to get information about each course.

Create your program path

If you want to complete this program as efficiently as possible, or if you are looking to build a schedule that best suits your needs, please contact us at; we will be happy to have a discussion with you. For course descriptions, schedules and registration click on the above course links.

Our approach

In this program, you'll gain real-world experience by working with a seasoned pro who'll show you the ropes. More excitingly, you'll learn through hands-on projects using the most powerful equipment and the very latest software. You can't get skills like this on YouTube.


Who benefits most?

  • Anyone who wants to manipulate digital images using Adobe Photoshop.
  • Artists who want to expand their creative horizons.
  • Art students who want to broaden their capacity for creative expression.
  • Anyone who is contemplating a career in photography, graphic design and visual communications.
  • Anyone working in advertising, marketing, promotions, sales or communications.

CCE General inquiries

Phone: 514-848-3600
Fax: 514-848-2806

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Mailing address

Concordia Continuing Education
1455 De Maisonneuve Blvd. W.
Montreal, Que.

Visit CCE

1600 Ste-Catherine St. W.
FB-117 (1st floor)
Montreal, Que.


Monday–Friday9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

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