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Visual Arts and Design Interactive Digital Design

Northwestern Polytechnic

Northwestern Polytechnic
The Fine Arts Department at Northwestern Polytechnic is a great place to start a career in the visual arts. The Visual Arts and Design program offers a balance of hands-on studio and lecture-based courses. Curriculum focuses on the basics of visual communication used in art and design. The courses are designed to develop your ability to think critically and creatively, and to enhance your written and oral communication skills. Potential careers include fine artist, graphic designer, illustrator, art educator, animator, storyboard artist, web designer and media design. Many graduates have found work in public and private galleries as education coordinators, curators, and installation preparators.

Office of the Registrar
10726 - 106 Avenue
Grande Prairie, Alberta, T8V 4C4, Canada

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  • Program Type Standard
  • Credential Type Diploma
  • Length 2 Years
  • Part Time Only
  • Cooperative Education
  • Continuing Education
  • Distance Learning
Admission Requirements
High school diploma with English 30-1 or equivalent. Mature students must have English 30-1 (or equivalent) or are admissible to EN 0130 as determined by College placement tests.

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Updated May 24, 2024. The information contained in this profile is current as of the date shown.

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