A wide range of programs allow you to take your passion for the arts and design and build a career you will love. We also offer adult-learner opportunities to upgrade your academics to gain admission into a full-time program.
PROGRAM OVERVIEWS 2020-2021
Become a visual communicator and creative problem solver. Learn how to make information visually appealing and meaningful by studying core design principles and their application to emerging technologies and interactive media applications. Apply real world learning experiences by working with external clients, producing a comprehensive design portfolio, and completing a final capstone project and field placement.
Credential: Advanced Diploma
Program Code: 0309
Media Arts Fundamentals
Explore media, design, and the arts with courses in professional communications, digital media applications and arts electives. You’ll be prepared for and have credits toward diploma programs in Graphic Design, Visual & Creative Arts – Fine Arts, Music and Digital Media, Advertising and Marketing Communications, and General Arts and Science.
Program Code: 0981
Music and Digital Media
MDM connects music to other artistic disciplines, enhancing your development as a musician and as flexible professionals in the arts through an integrated arts approach. Studies in music theory and form combine with digital media courses in video production, recording, and sound design. Study your primary instrument/voice and participate in a variety of ensembles and gain experience in composition, entrepreneurial skills, and integrated arts project work.
Program Code: 0965
Music Theatre - Performance
Develop your skills as a music theatre performer by studying a combination of dance, music, and acting. You will perform in a variety of music theatre productions with industry guest artists to develop their professional skills. Courses include integration of skills, one-on-one mentoring and rehearsals for simulated professional experiences.
Credential: Advanced Diploma
Program Code: 1012
User Experience Design (Graduate Certificate)
As a UX designer, you’ll consult with target audiences (users) to create technology, products, and services that meet their needs, are functional and pleasurable to use, and meet the strategic objectives of businesses and organizations. UX designers come from a wide variety of backgrounds, including graphic design, interaction design, business, marketing, communication, psychology, and computer science.
Credential: Graduate Certificate
Program Code: 1103
Visual & Creative Arts - Fine Arts (Suspended for Fall 2020)
Showcase your artwork and polish your curatorial practices in one of four exhibition spaces on campus, including a graduate exhibition in the Marianne van Silfhout Gallery. Combine theory and studio practices in a variety of areas within visual arts such as art history, painting, drawing, mixed media, printmaking, digital photography, business of art, and more
Program Code: 1038