- Program Description
- Program of Studies / Mandatory Courses
- Admission and Registration
- Learning Outcomes
- Next Steps
- Frequently Asked Questions
- College Resources
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The practical value of an arts education is realized daily in advertising, commercial and industrial design, textiles, teaching, recreation, gallery work or self-employment as a painter, potter, or jeweller. This program provides a solid base of theory and practice which, with additional training and experience, could lead you to employment in one of these occupations.
- Prepare for self-employment
- Enhance your cultural awareness
- Gain skill and knowledge related to the fields of arts and crafts
Admission and Registration
You do not need to apply to begin this program. Simply ensure you meet the requirements listed on the Admission Requirements webpage prior to registering.
Successful completion of the Visual Arts - Foundation Certificate (041) is required.
Interested in taking a single course? Provided you have the appropriate prerequisites, the courses in this program can be taken individually.
Bursary funding may be available. Learn more about Financial Assistance Options for Continuing Education Students.
- Gain skills and knowledge related to design practices, the history of arts, and a variety of mediums and materials.
Further your studies in the Visual Arts - Advanced program.
Industries of Employment
- Arts organization
For details on related occupations, job market information and career opportunities, visit the Government of Canada Job Bank (opens in new window).
Frequently Asked Questions
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