Develop your ability to realize creative concepts and create design solutions through research and the core principles of design. Understand the theories of graphic design, colour, copy and typography, and how users interact with your designs.
LEARN GRAPHIC DESIGN. BUILD THE WORLD’S BRANDS.
Get ready to shape the way we see the world. Your in-depth graphic design education will go beyond mastering graphic design for web, print, and marketing. You’ll develop the professional confidence needed to succeed in the real world, work with clients, and pitch campaigns. After 6 months of hands-on graphic design courses, you will have an eye-catching, tailored portfolio to take to design firms and the ability to build your own brand identity. The Graphic and Digital Design Program allows you to study from home with 20 hours per week of live and interactive online classes. Delivered in the evenings and on weekends, you have the ability to maintain your current career while you study.
NEXT START DATE
NOT YOUR AVERAGE GRAPHIC DESIGN SCHOOL
TRAINING THAT FITS YOUR SCHEDULE
Finally, a professional graphic design course that respects your busy schedule. The Graphic and Digital Design program is an online course livestreamed in evenings and on weekends. Totaling 20 hours of instruction per week, this light school schedule frees time for you to work a part-time job, build your skills, make industry contacts, or simply enjoy life.
ONE-ON-ONE MENTORSHIP FROM PROS
Learn from some of the best graphic designers in Canada. Instructors in the Graphic and Digital Design program are actively working in the industry and have worked for clients including Ford, NHL and NFL teams, Honda, Disney and more. Small class sizes emphasize personalized learning and ensure one-on-one attention from instructors at every stage.
BUILD A PROFESSIONAL PORTFOLIO
Our rigorous, six-month, program is taught purely online and culminates in a marketable design portfolio of 10, high-quality projects, as well as an accredited certificate, your own personal brand (including a personal logo, business cards, and resume), networking skills, and business development knowledge gained through the program.
GRAPHIC DESIGN SKILLS TO PAY THE BILLS
Gain the fundamental skills needed to succeed as a graphic designer with courses in typography, branding, colour theory and more. Master Adobe CC programs including Photoshop, InDesign, and Illustrator. Learn layout for both print and digital formats, including web design and social media. But professional graphic designers know the industry just as well as the craft. You’ll also learn how to work with clients, implement business goals in designs, implement and run marketing campaigns, showcase a tailored portfolio, and more.
DESIGN AND CRITICAL THINKING
Employers want data-driven marketing. Learn how to use research and analytics to build strategies for branding, marketing, advertising, web, and social media. Learn to design experiences that will keep users engaged.
A versatile graphic designer is capable in all the standard tools of the industry. Train and develop advanced skills in Adobe CC programs—Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign. Master marketing tools for web design and digital advertising such as WordPress, Google Ads, Google Analytics, and Facebook Ads.
Elevate your professional value with practical knowledge. Understand the process of both print and digital production, working with other industry professionals, and the ethics of advertising including sustainable selection of materials. Execute your vision and build a professional portfolio to launch your career.
To be accepted into the Graphic + Digital Design Program, students must:
- Meet the terms of InFocus Film School’s English Proficiency Policy
- If under the age of 19, submit proof of successful completion of grade 12 (or equivalent)
This program requires software including Adobe CC. Instructions for obtaining a license at a reduced cost will be provided in class, however, students must have access to a computer with strong graphics processing capabilities. Contact us for full system requirement details.
Class GR-23: September 19, 2022– March 31, 2023
Class Full | Contact us for waitlist details
Class GR-24: February 6, 2023 – August 11, 2023
Class GR-25: September 19, 2023 – April 5, 2024
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