We're living in a digital age and nowhere is that clearer than visual communications and graphic design. This program, taught by the best of the best will give you the understanding and the skills you need to take your place in an ad agency, a graphic design or website creation firm, a publishing company or any other related field.
This seven-course program is the perfect opportunity to explore and express your digital creativity:
Learn the basics of graphic design and visual identity
Create digital illustrations, page layouts and multi-page documents
Dive into Graphic user interface (GUI) and user experience (UX)
Prepare for a transition into a career in graphics in 10 weeks
This program is offered via an online virtual classroom with live synchronous learning (Zoom).
In this program, you will learn directly from industry professionals who will share the latest industry insights and real-world challenges. Learn through hands-on projects using the latest software. Did we mention that your projects will be transferred into ready-to-go portfolio pieces? This program is offered via an online virtual classroom with live synchronous learning (Zoom).
Who benefits most?
Anyone who wants to learn the fundamentals of desktop publishing
Students who want to work in advertising, animation, graphic design, illustration, printmaking, page layout and digital publication
Anyone interested in updating their professional portfolio with the latest design trends
Students looking onward to an academic path in design
Employees in marketing, communications or sales who want to refresh their skills or are open new horizons
Small business owners or association members who manage their own communications
Exhibition designers, fine artists, interior designers, landscape architects, multimedia specialists, photographers and UX designers could also greatly benefit from courses in this program
Full-time program details
This full-time program includes an average of 27 hours of classroom time per week, scheduled Monday through Friday, between 9:00 and 18:00 each day. Students should be prepared to invest a minimum of 40 hours per week for class time, study and assignments. A schedule will be provided upon registration. Students can expect to spend approximately $300-$600 on textbooks and supplies.
To apply, you must complete the online application. A non-refundable deposit of $625, which is applied to the tuition fee, must accompany the application. Students will receive confirmation that they have been accepted to the program by e-mail.The remaining tuition fees must be paid no later than fourteen (14) days prior to the commencement of classes in order to guarantee a student’s place in the program.
All course exemptions must be requested in writing at the time of Admission in order to receive a tuition adjustment. To request a course exemption, students must complete a Course Exemption Form and submit it to firstname.lastname@example.org. Any exemptions granted after the admission period will not result in a tuition reduction.