Courses

Courses

Courses for the full time program can be found below.

Courses are Monday to Wednesday and Friday evenings 6-10 pm, Saturday mornings 9 am - 1:00 pm, and workshop for four Sundays 1 - 5 pm.  

 

Courses

In this first of two workshop based courses students will get the opportunity to work on their final long form comics and get them ready for the next stage. This will be supervised studio and lab time with the instructor as guide over the 14 weeks of the course.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60108 1 eve We May 04, 2022 1800-2200 Kathleen Gros $1006 Main Campus (Map)
  and 14 eve We May 11, 2022 1800-2200    

In this second of two workshop-based courses students will get the opportunity to complete their final long form comics and begin preparing their art for print and web. This will also be supervised studio and lab time with the instructor as guide over the course of the 14 weeks of the course. These two lab based courses will give students the optimum time to finish and complete their comics for graduation.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60109 1 eve Th May 05, 2022 1800-2200 Jonathon Dalton $1006 Main Campus (Map)
  and 14 eve Th May 12, 2022 1800-2200    

In this course students be introduced to the different aspects of publishing and promoting their work and will have finished and polished scripts. They will understand how to approach publishers for both print and online and will be introduced to aspects of self-publishing and getting their comic books out into the world through web design and various social media.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60110 15 eve Mo May 02, 2022 1800-2200 Jeffrey Ellis $1006 Main Campus (Map)

Photoshop is one of the most powerful and versatile tools for creating clean and professional digital illustrations. Over the first 6 weeks of this course, students will learn and practice a broad range of digital painting tools + techniques, which will lead to a series of project based assignments and a final project. Creative weekly exercises and real world project assignments will give students an opportunity to progress with confidence towards achieving a high level of painterly and polished illustrated imagery. Students will learn and practice the fundamental tools for working in the Photoshop environment, including the management of pixel-based layers, masks, vector graphics, colour palettes, brushes etc. Best practises and time saving shortcuts will help prepare the student for tight deadlines in the industry. Note: Students will need laptops and graphic tablets with stylus equipped with Adobe Photoshop software to take this course. (Wacom tablets are the most reliable brand for Adobe products)

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60447 2 aft Sa May 07, 2022 1300-1700 Jeffrey Ellis $566 Main Campus (Map)
  and 4 aft Sa Jun 04, 2022 1300-1700    
  and 3 aft Sa Jul 09, 2022 1300-1700    

Clip Studio Paint Pro (formerly Manga Studio) has become one of the most popular pieces of software in comic book illustration. It is also one of the most powerful illustration products on the market and stands out for its affordable price. Together with Photoshop they offer a vast variety of capabilities to create the comic book and illustration art-forms by opening up many different options for the illustrator in todays industry. The course will enable students to work on real comic book situations and create with industry standard results in this advanced digital format while helping develop your individual stylistic approach to comic book illustration.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60106 15 eve Tu May 03, 2022 1800-2200 Jeffrey Ellis $1006 Main Campus (Map)