Discover digital publishing.

Microcredentials are stackable and transferable educational opportunities for learners at any stage in their career journey to gain the skills and knowledge needed to thrive in Canada's future economy and workforce. They are stand-alone, short duration, for credit learning experiences that are competency-based and align with industry, employer, community, and/or Indigenous community needs.

Microcourse offered in Spring Semester 2023 

PUBL 1900, 1 credit 
Modern Digital Publishing

In this microcourse, students learn both the creative and technical aspects of digital publishing. They begin by exploring what a digital publication is and then develop the knowledge and skills to make one of their own using type, photos, video, and sound. Students create a multimedia digital publication for their final project. 

This course is open to anyone interested in discovering the digital publishing industry. 

Previous experience with Adobe InDesign or any page layout application as well as basic familiarity of HTML and Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) are recommended but not required.  

Delivery: Asynchronous  
Start date: February 27 - April 23, 2023
Duration: 5 weeks 
Tuition: $530 

How to apply 

Current students at Langara
Register for the course in Spring Semester 2023.

New students 

  1. Apply to be a Langara student.
    1. Domestic Students – Apply to Diploma in General Education
    2. International Students – Apply to Diploma in Arts & Science
  2. Email to let us know you have applied and intend to register for PUBL 1900 so we can process your application quickly. 
  3. Once your application is processed, your name will be added to our list of registered students.  
    Note: You must meet the admission requirements outlined by the Diploma in General Education (domestic) or the Diploma in Arts & Science (international). 

Students will be contacted prior to the first day of classes to complete the registration process and will be provided with a list of recommended readings/resources.