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 Graphic Design
SchoolVancouver Community College
LocationVancouver, BC, Canada
School TypeCollege
School SizeFull-time Undergraduate: 12,694
Length2 Year(s)
Entry Grade (%)*
  •  Grade12 English 
Prerequisites NotesApplications are accepted on a continuous basis throughout the year, and students are admitted on a competitive selection basis. Applicants can apply to meet either the Standard Admission Requirements or the Advanced Admission Requirements for the program. A) Standard Admission Requirements (Year 1): English 12 with a C grade or equivalent, or B) Advanced Admission Requirements (Year 2): completion of VCC Graphic Design Certificate or completion of Graphic Design Certificate equivalent from another recognized institution as determined by the program Department Head.
DescriptionThis program prepares students for a career in the field of graphic design. Students explore the graphic design industry, the role of the designer, design theory, industry standard tools and practical hands-on design techniques and challenges.

Print and web media are explored as students learn to develop concepts and solutions to graphic design problems through traditional design processes. Students produce a multitude of graphic design applications and work together to plan and deploy a public showing of their work completed.

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