|School:||Seneca College of Applied Arts and Technology|
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|Description:||The world of art and design is calling. With the Graphic Design advanced diploma program, you’ll turn your passion for design into a career in the visual communications industry. In three years you could enjoy a creative and challenging career as a graphic designer, web designer, in– house designer for a corporation, advertising art director, interactive designer or print production.
Throughout the program, your studies will focus on the creative aspects of designing and producing print, web–based and interactive graphic materials for use by corporate, publishing and advertising clients. You’ll learn the principles, materials, and skills necessary to bring a design problem to a logical solution. In your first year, you’ll concentrate on developing your understanding of design fundamentals. Your second and third years will provide you with the opportunity to apply these principles to a variety of design problems. In your third year you'll design materials for print and the web, and you’ll have the opportunity to participate in a field placement. Your studies will include visual design concepts, colour theory, drawing, typography, print production, advertising, corporate design, publications design, packaging design, website design, interactive design, information design and photography. Computer design skills are integrated into various subjects throughout the program. Upon graduation, you’ll be proficient in computer design applications in both the Mac and PC environments.
|Website:||Graphic Design at Seneca College of Applied Arts and Technology|
These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
International students whose first language is not English must fulfill an English Proficiency requirement in order to qualify for application. English Proficiency requirements are as follows for consideration: A minimum TOEFL score of 550 (paper based) or 80 (internet based with no test below 20) - TOEFL code 9212, OR Academic IELTS with an overall minimum score of 6.0 (with no single test score below 5.5), OR CAEL (Canadian Academic English Language Assessment) with an overall band score of 50
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* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.
Modified on August 2, 2013