Outcomes & Objectives

Outcomes & Objectives

The objectives for students who access courses in this program can vary widely. For students who are new to the applied arts, this offers an opportunity to truly see how these various software packages integrate to create infinite creative possibilities. Whether you are a hobbyist photographer or illustrator, or simply want to create your own website or videos (perhaps for a blog), you will find many courses in this division that will help you to pursue your creative endeavours.

For individuals who are pursuing a career in the visual arts, either as a photographer, designer, web designer or digital production artist, you will find all of the courses necessary for producing your work to commercial quality. Most of the production courses in this division offer numerous levels of study to accommodate many skill and experience levels—from brand new commercial artists to veterans.

In both cases, students will learn the tools and processes involved in all of the standard production software for the visual arts industry. Students will also learn which software packages are appropriate for a variety of specific industry tasks along with publishing issues and how to prepare their files for reproduction or uploading in the case of electronic media.