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The exceptional art and design programs you expect from Continuing Studies are now available online and on campus.

Take control of your learning path with our diverse menu of online and on campus options. Learn new creative skills and achieve your artistic and professional goals. Choose from dozens of individual courses and workshops, or sign up for one of our full- or part-time certificate programs.

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Communication Design

Course NoCourse NameTuitionCurrent OfferCourse Format
Summer 2021
CECD 100
SU02
Introductory Communication Design$432.50Wednesdays
Aug 4 - Sept 22
Online
CECD 102
SU01
Colour Theory for Designers$432.50Saturdays
June 12 - Aug 7
Online
CECD 103
SU01
Introductory Typography$432.50Sundays
June 27 - Aug 22
Online
CECD 202
SU01
Publication Design$432.50Thursdays
July 8 - Aug 26
Online
Fall 2021
CECD 100
F001
Introductory Communication Design$432.50Mondays
Sept 20 - Nov 15
Online
CECD 100
F002
Introductory Communication Design$432.50Tuesdays
Oct 21 - Dec 16
Online
CECD 101
F001
Drawing for Designers$432.50Wednesdays
Oct 13 - Dec 1
Online
CECD 102
F001
Colour Theory for Designers$432.50Sundays
Oct 17 - Dec 5
Online
CECD 103
F001
Introductory Typography$432.50Wednesdays
Oct 13 - Dec 1
Online
CECD 201
F001
Visualizing Information$432.50Saturdays
Oct 23 - Dec 11
Online
CECD 203
F001
Intermediate Typography$432.50Tuesdays
Oct 26 - Dec 14
Online

Drawing

Course NoCourse NameTuitionCurrent OfferCourse Format
Summer 2021
CEDR 100
SU02
Introductory Drawing$432.50Sundays
Jun 13 - Aug 8
Registration is closed
Online
CEDR 100
SU03
Introductory Drawing$432.50Tuesdays
Jun 22 - Aug 10
Online
CEDR 102
SU01
Perspective Drawing: Visual Art$432.50Saturdays
Jun 26 - Aug 21
Online
CEDR 105
SU01
Drawing + Collage$432.50Mondays
Jun 21 - Aug 16
Online
CEDR 121
SU01
Drawing Into Painting$432.50Tuesdays
May 25 - Jul 13
Online
CEDR 163
SU01
Creative Drawing and Architecture$321.50Tuesdays
Jun 15 - Aug 3
Online
CEDR 204
SU01
Still Life Drawing$432.50Saturdays
Jul 3 - Aug 28
Online
CEDR 205
SU01
Life Drawing$432.50Saturdays
Jun 19 - Aug 14
Online
CEDR 206
SU01
Drawing the Portrait$432.50Mondays
Jun 14 - Aug 19
Online
CEDR 211
SU01
Cognitive + Critical Drawing$432.50Sundays
Jun 20 - Aug 15
Online
CEDR 221
SU01
Intermediate Pen + Ink$432.50Wednesdays
Jun 30 - Aug 18
Online
Fall 2021
CEDR 100
F001
Introductory Drawing$432.50Wednesdays
Sept 29 - Nov 17
Online
CEDR 100
F002
Introductory Drawing$432.50Mondays
Oct 18 - Dec 6
Online
CEDR 100
F003
Introductory Drawing$432.50Saturdays
Oct 23 - Dec 11
On campus
CEDR 101
F001
Introductory Pen + Ink$432.50Tuesdays
Oct 19 - Dec 7
Online
CEDR 102
F001
Perspective Drawing$432.50Thursdays
Oct 14 - Dec 9
Online
CEDR 121
F001
Drawing into Painting$432.50Wednesdays
Oct 27 - Dec 15
Online
CEDR 163
F001
Creative Drawing + Architecture$321.50Mondays
Oct 18 - Dec 6
Online
CEDR 205
F001
Figure Drawing$432.50Mondays
Oct 18 - Dec 6
Online
CEDR 401
F001
Independent Projects: Drawing + Mixed Media$649.00Wednesdays
Oct 13 - Dec 8
On campus

Fine Art

Course NoCourse NameTuitionCurrent OfferCourse Format
Summer 2021
CEFA 100
SU02
2D Composition + Form$432.50Mondays
Jun 28 - Aug 23
Online
CEFA 101
SU01
3D Materials + Media$432.50Wednesdays
Jun 9 - Jul 28
Online
CEFA 101
SU02
3D Materials + Media$432.50Sundays
Jun 20 - Aug 15
Online
CEFA 102
SU02
Colour Theory$432.50Mondays
Jun 21 - Aug 16
Online
CEFA 010
SU01
En Plein Air: Discovering Nature$216.50Saturdays
Aug 7 - Aug 28
Online
CEFA 011
SU01
En Plein Air: Discovering the City$216.50Sundays
Aug 8 - Aug 29
Online
Fall 2021
CEFA 100
F001
2D Composition + Form$432.50Mondays
Sept 20 - Nov 15
Online
CEFA 100
F002
2D Composition + Form$432.50Thursdays
Oct 7 - Dec 2
Online
CEFA 100
F003
2D Composition + Form$432.50Saturdays
Oct 16 - Dec 4
On campus
CEFA 101
F001
3D Materials + Media$432.50Thursdays
Oct 7 - Dec 2
Online
CEFA 101
F002
3D Materials + Media$432.50Tuesdays
Nov 2 - Dec 7
On campus
CEFA 102
F001
Colour Theory$432.50Thursdays
Oct 14 - Dec 9
Online
CEFA 102
F002
Colour Theory$432.50Sundays
Oct 24 - Dec 12
On campus

Illustration

Course NoCourse NameTuitionCurrent OfferCourse Format
Summer 2021
CEIL 100
SU02
Introductory Illustration$432.50Mondays
Jun 21 - Aug 16
Online
CEIL 102
SU01
Introductory Digital Illustration: Illustrator$432.50Saturdays
Jun 26 - Aug 21
Online
CEIL 201
SU01
Intermediate Digital Illustration$432.50Tuesdays
Jun 29 - Aug 17
Online
CEIL 202
SU01
Illustrating Nature$432.50Wednesdays
Jun 23 - Aug 11
Online
CEIL 206
SU01
Narrative Illustration$432.50Thursdays
Jun 24 - Aug 19
Online
CEIL 221
SU01
Illustration Concepts + Context$432.50Sundays
Jun 27 - Aug 22
Online
Fall 2021
CEIL 100
F001
Introductory Illustration$432.50Wednesdays
Sept 29 - Nov 17
Online
CEIL 100
F002
Introductory Illustration$432.50Saturdays
Oct 23 - Dec 11
On campus
CEIL 101
F001
Introductory Digital Illustration:

Photoshop
$432.50Thursdays
Oct 7 - Dec 2
Online
CEIL 101
F002
Introductory Digital Illustration:
Photoshop
$432.50Sundays
Oct 24 - Dec 12
On campus
CEIL 102
F001
Introductory Digital Illustration:

Illustrator
$432.50Tuesdays
Oct 26 -Dec 14
Online
CEIL 125
F001
Writing For Picture Books$432.50Wednesdays
Oct 27 - Dec 15
Online
CEIL 203
F001
Commercial Illustration$432.50Sundays
Oct 24 - Dec 12
Online
CEIL 204
F001
Editorial Illustration$432.50Mondays
Oct 25 - Dec 13
Online
CEGN 120
F001
The Graphic Novel$432.50Thursdays
Oct 21 - Dec 16
Online

Industrial Design

Course NoCourseTuitionCurrent OfferCourse Format
Summer 2021
CEID 120
SU01
Basics of Industrial Design$322.50Wednesdays
Jun 16 - Jul 21
Online
CEID 122
SU01
Basics of Architectural Design$344Thursdays
Jun 10 - Aug 5
Online
CEID 235
SU01
Introduction to Rhino$219.50Mondays
Jul 5 - Jul 26
Online
CEID 260
SU01
3D Design Sketching$296Saturdays
Jun 19 - Aug 14
Online
CEID 420
SU01
3D Design Studio$347Sundays
Jun 27 - Aug 22
Online
Fall 2021
CEID 120
F001
Basics of Industrial Design$322.50Saturdays
Oct 16 - Nov 20
Online
CEID 121
F001
Exploration of 3D Design$322.50Mondays
Oct 25 - Dec 13
Online
CEID 122
F001
Basics of Architectural Design$344Thursdays
Oct 7 - Dec 2
Online
CEID 160
F001
Rapid Visualization and Product Rendering$354Wednesdays
Oct 27 - Dec 15
Online
CEID 223
F001
Architectural Modeling and Maquettes$354Sundays
Oct 24 - Dec 12
On campus
CEID 262
F001
Marker Rendering$327.50Tuesdays
Oct 19 - Dec 7
Online

Painting

Course NoCourse NameTuitionCurrent OfferCourse Format
Summer 2021
CEPN 100
SU02
Introductory Painting Techniques$432.50Wednesdays
Jun 16 - Aug 4
Online
CEPN 105
SU01
Mixed Media Painting$432.50Thursdays
Jun 10 - Aug 5
Online
CEPN 205
SU01
Figure Painting$432.50Wednesdays
Jul 7 - Aug 25
Online
CEPN 206
SU01
Painting the Portrait$432.50Saturdays
Jun 26 - Aug 21
Online
CEPN 207
SU01
Landscape Painting$432.50Thursdays
July 8 - Aug 26
Online
CEPN 210
SU01
Contemporary Painting$432.50Sundays
Jun 13 - Aug 8
Online
CEPN 223
SU01
Intermediate Oil Painting$432.50Mondays
Jun 28 - Aug 23
Online
CEPN 224
SU01
Intermediate Watercolour Painting$432.50Tuesdays
Jul 6 - Aug 24
Online
Fall 2021
CEPN 100
F001
Introductory Painting Techniques$432.50Thursdays
Sept 30 - Nov 25
Online
CEPN 100
F002
Introductory Painting Techniques$432.50Sundays
Oct 24 - Dec 12
Online
CEPN 102
F001
Introductory Acrylic Painting$432.50Mondays
Oct 4 - Nov 29
Online
CEPN 102
F002
Introductory Acrylic Painting$432.50Sundays
Oct 24 - Dec 12
On campus
CEPN 103
F001
Introduction to Oil Painting
$432.50Tuesdays
Oct 12 - Nov 30
On campus
CEPN 104
F001
Introductory Watercolour Painting$432.50Thursdays
Oct 7 - Dec 2
Online
CEPN 104
F002
Introductory Watercolour Painting$432.50Mondays
Oct 25 - Dec 13
On campus
CEPN 205
F001
Figure Painting$432.50Saturdays
Oct 23 - Nov 27
On campus
CEPN 210
F001
Contemporary Painting$432.50Tuesdays
Oct 12 - Nov 30
Online
CEPN 400
F001
Independent Projects: Painting$649Wednesdays
Oct 13 - Dec 8
On campus

Photography

Course NoCourse NameTuitionCurrent OfferCourse Format
Summer 2021
CEPH 100
SU02
Introductory Digital Photography$432.50Saturdays
Jun 26 - Aug 21
Online
CEPH 200
SU01
Intermediate Digital Photography$432.50Mondays
Jun 21 - Aug 16
Online
CEPH 204
SU01
Architectural Photography$432.50Sundays
Jun 13 - Jul 25
Online
CEPH 010
SU01
Photo Story: Spaces, Places + the Everyday$216.50Saturdays
Aug 7 - Aug 28
Online
Fall 2021
CEPH 100
F001
Introductory Digital Photography$432.50Sundays
Sept 26 - Nov 21
Online
CEPH 100
F002
Introductory Digital Photography$432.50Mondays
Oct 18 - Dec 6
Online
CEPH 101
F001
Photographic Composition$432.50Wednesdays
Oct 27 - Dec 15
Online
CEPH 201
F001
Studio Lighting$432.50Mondays
Nov 8 - Dec 13
On campus
CEPH 203
F001
Commercial Photography$432.50Sundays
Oct 31 - Dec 5
On campus
CEPH 204
F001
Architectural Photography$432.50Saturdays
Oct 23 - Nov 27
Online

Print Media

Course NoCourse NameTuitionCurrent OfferNotes
Fall 2021
CEPR 100
F001
Introductory Printmaking Techniques$696.75Tuesdays
Oct 5 - Nov 30
On campus
CEPR 103
F001
DIY Printmaking Techniques$432.50Mon + Wed
Nov 8 - Dec 1
Online
CEPR 104
F001
Introductory Screen Printing$432.50Sundays
Sept 19 - Oct 17
On campus
CEPR 108
F001
Introduction to Book Media$432.50Saturdays
Nov 6 - Dec 11
On campus

Professional Practice + Theory + History

Course NoCourse NameTuitionCurrent OfferCourse Format
Summer 2021
CEPD 201
SU01
Professional Practices for Designers$432.50Wednesdays
Jun 23 - Aug 11
Online
CEPD 202
SU01
Artist Statements, CV + Portfolio Development$216.50Mondays
Jul 5 - Jul 26
Online
CEPD 203
SU01
Artist Websites + Social Media$216.50Sat + Sun
Aug 7 - Aug 15
Online
CEPD 204
SU01
Artist Grants, Residencies + Exhibition Applications + Finances$216.50Thursdays
Jul 15 - Aug 5
Online
CESE 101
SU01
Art History$432.50Wednesdays
Jun 16 - Aug 4
Online
CESE 102
SU01
Contemporary Critical Theory$432.50Thursdays
Jun 17 - Aug 12
Online
CESE 103
SU01
New Topics in Contemporary Design$432.50Tuesdays
Jun 15 - Aug 3
Online
CESE 204
SU01
Indigenous Art Topics$432.50Sundays
Jun 20 - Aug 15
Online
CESE 108
SU01
Introductory Creative Writing$432.50Tuesdays
Jun 29 - Aug 17
Online
CESE 010
SU01
Vancouver Public Art$216.50Sat + Sun
Jul 17 - Jul 25
Online
CEXD 105
SU01
Cross Disciplinary Theory + Practice$432.50Wednesdays
July 7 - Aug 25
Online
Fall 2021
CESE 101
F001
Art History
$432.50
Tuesdays
Oct 12 - Nov 30
Online
CESE 102
F001
Contemporary Critical Theory$432.50Wednesdays
Oct 6 - Nov 24
Online
CESE 103
F001
New Topics in Contemporary Design$432.50Thursdays
Oct 14 - Dec 9
Online
CEPD 200
F001
Professional Practices for Artists$432.50Sundays
Oct 17 - Dec 5
Online
CEPD 201
F001
Professional Practices for Designers$432.50Mondays
Oct 18 - Dec 6
Online
CEXD 105
F001
Cross Disciplinary Theory + Practice$432.50Wednesdays
Sept 15 - Nov 3
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Online
CEXD 225 F001
Self-Directed Project$216.50Tuesdays
Nov 23 - Dec 14
Online

Sculpture

Course No
Course Name
TuitionCurrent Offer
Course Format
Fall 2021
CESC 280
F001
Metal Sculpture Open Studio$696.75Tuesdays
Sept 21 - Dec 7
On campus

Software + Web Design Courses

Course NoCourse NameTuitionCurrent OfferCourse Format
Summer 2021
CECS 110
SU01
Introductory Adobe Photoshop$216.50Wednesdays
Aug 4 - Aug 25
Online
CECS 111
SU01
Introductory Adobe Illustrator$216.50Mondays
Jul 5 - Jul 25
Online
CECS 120
SU02
Adobe CC for Design + Production$649Sunday
Jun 20 - Aug 22
Online
Fall 2021
CECS 112
F001
Introductory Adobe InDesign$216.50Saturdays
Nov 13 - Dec 4
Online
CECS 113 F001Adobe Lightroom$432.50Tuesdays
Oct 26 - Dec 14
Online
CECS 115 F001Adobe Photoshop: Photographic Editing
$432.50
Thursdays
Oct 14 - Dec 9
Online
CECS 120
F001
Adobe CC for Design + Production$649Tuesdays
Sept 21 - Nov 16
Online
CECS 120 F002Adobe CC for Design + Production$649Wednesdays
Oct 13 - Dec 8
Online

UX/UI Design Courses

Course NoCourse NameTuitionCurrent OfferCourse Format
Summer 2021
CEDA 150
SU01
Introductory Wordpress$216.50Sundays
Jul 4 - Jul 25
Online
CEDA 200
SU01
Intermediate Web Design$432.50Sundays
Jun 27 - Aug 22
Online
CEDA 700
SU02
Introduction to UI + UX Design$445Thursdays
Jul 15 -Aug 19
Online
In partnership with OCAD University
CEDA 720
SU02
Intermediate UI + UX Design$503Jun 23 - Jul 28Online
In partnership with OCAD University
CEDA 730
SU01
Advanced Web Design, CSS and JavaScript Frameworks$445Tuesdays
Jul 13 - Aug 17
Online
In partnership with OCAD University
Fall 2021
CEDA 100 F001Introductory Web Design$432.50Sundays
Oct 17 - Dec 5
Online
CEDA 150 F001
Introductory Wordpress$216.50Saturdays
Nov 6 - Nov 27
Online