Material Lists

Be prepared for your class!

Find your course below to download the PDF material list for purchase prior to the start of your course. During your first class, your instructor may discuss additional optional materials you might want to purchase to supplement your material kit.

Material lists for the following programs can found on its program webpage or will be emailed to you prior to the start of your course:

  • Communication Design Essentials Certificate (Full-time program)
  • User Experience Design Certificate (Full-time program)
  • Teen's workshops and programs

Opus Art Supplies Discount

Show your Student Statement (registration confirmation receipt) and your material list at an Opus Art Supplies retail location to receive a 10% discount off your items (online purchases not applicable).

Communication Design

Cross Disciplinary

Drawing

History + Theory

CESE 103: New Topics in Contemporary Design

The following courses do not have a material list; however, please ensure you have note taking materials (e.g. paper + pencil) available:

CESE 010: Vancouver Public Art

CESE 015: Land Acknowledgement: Indigenous Cultural Sites

CESE 101: Art History

CESE 102: Contemporary Critical Theory

CESE 204: Indigenous Art Topics

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Illustration

Industrial Design

CEID 120: Basics of Industrial Design

CEID 121: Exploration of 3D Design

CEID 160: Rapid Visualization and Product Rendering

CEID 224: Introduction to Model Making

CEID 260: 3D Design Sketching

CEID 262: Marker Rendering

The following courses does not have a material list; however, please ensure you have note taking materials (e.g. paper + pencil) available:

CEID 231: Introduction to SolidWorks

CEID 235: Introduction to Rhino

CEID 363: 3D Rendering for Design

CEID 390: Critical Topics in Human Centered Design

CEID 420: Independent Projects: 3D Design

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Painting

CEPN 100: Introductory Painting Techniques

CEPN 102: Introductory Acrylic Painting

CEPN 103: Intro to Oil Painting - on campus format (oil paints); online format (waterbased oil paints)

CEPN 104: Introductory Watercolour Painting

CEPN 105: Mixed Media Painting

CEPN 204: Still Life Painting

CEPN 205: Figure Painting

CEPN 206: Painting the Portrait

CEPN 207: Landscape Painting

CEPN 210: Contemporary Painting

CEPN 222: Intermediate Acrylic Painting

CEPN 223 Intermediate Oil Painting

CEPN 224: Intermediate Watercolour Painting

The following courses does not have a material list; however, please ensure you have note taking materials (e.g. paper + pencil) available:

CEPN 400: Independent Projects: Painting

CEPN 401: Independent Projects: Oil Painting

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Photography

Print Media

Professional Practices

CEPD 201: Professional Practices for Designers

The following courses does not have a material list; however, please ensure you have note taking materials (e.g. paper + pencil) available:

CEPD 200: Professional Practices for Artists

CEPD 202: Artist Statements, CV + Portfolio Development

CEPD 203: Artist Websites + Social Media

CEPD 204: Artist Grants, Residencies + Exhibition Applications

CESE 108: Introductory Creative Writing

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Sculpture

The following course do not have a material list; however, please ensure you have note taking materials (e.g. paper + pencil) available:

CESC 180: Introduction to Metal Sculpture

CESC 280: Metal Sculpture Open Studio

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Software + Web Design

Spatial Design

UX/UI Design

The following courses does not have a material list; however, please ensure you have note taking materials (e.g. paper + pencil) available:

CEDA 700: Intro to UI + UX Design

CEDA 710: Into to Web Analytics

CEDA 720: Intermediate UI + UX Design

CEDA 730: Advanced Web Design, CSS and JavaScript Frameworks

CEDA 740: Dynamic Web Art and Design, PHP

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Visual Art