Outcomes and Objectives

Outcomes and Objectives

Graduates from the Graphic Novel & Comix Certificate Program will be qualified to work for comic book publishers in a number of different capacities, or to pursue their own goals through self-publishing. Upon completion, students will have developed mechanical and technical skills in drawing, inking, lettering, and rendering using both traditional materials as well as digital technology. As well they will have developed strong writing and storytelling capabilities, for all length of comics and graphic novels. Theory such as the psychology of colour, history of comics and strategic courses in visual narrative will help the student to develop their “personal voice” or style of storytelling. Finally students will be taught business issues, marketing and client relations from a comic book illustrator’s perspective.