Catch the creative spirit.
Explore courses at every level of art, design, and media including certificate programs.
Continuing Studies at Emily Carr University of Art + Design is geared for beginners to advanced students and offers a variety of programs and courses for creative individuals with various skills, passions, experience, and goals. We make art, design, and media accessible by creating a community space where people of all backgrounds can express their creative spirit and/or explore the new knowledge economy through lifelong learning.
Continuing Studies is flexible and part-time, providing excellent preparation and laddering for some undergraduate programs. Our faculty are professional and dedicated instructors with active art, design, and media practices. Use your creativity and curiosity to build your skills and confidence with access to state-of-the-art instruction and studio spaces.
Classes + Programs
Be creative with inspired lifelong studies in art, design, and media arts.
Academics: from here you can navigate to any of our programs from one place or jump to one of your interests:
- Art + design courses offered daytime, weekends and evenings
- Custom training for organizations
- Full-time intensive interaction design certificate
- Individual Classes and Workshops
- Membership-based studio space
- Part-time Advanced or Introductory art, design and media certificates
- Professional Development for individuals
- Teen Programs
- Welcome Lab for students accepted into undergraduate studies at Emily Carr
We're here to help!
Ask questions, submit forms, and share your comments with our team.
- Phone: 604-844-3810
- Fax: 604 630 4535
Come to the University.
- 8:30 am to 4:00 pm (Mon - Thurs)
- 8:30 am to 12:30 pm (Fri)
Email our program contacts.
- General classes: csinfo[at]ecuad.ca
- Teen programs: teens[at]ecuad.ca
- Part-time certificates: cscertificates[at]ecuad.ca
- Design certificates: essentials[at]ecuad.ca
- Studio space membership: The Leeway Studio, theleeway[at]ecuad.ca
- Professional development and one-on-one feedback: consult[at]ecuad.ca