Continuing Education

Visual Design

Campus

The location where your NAIT courses will be held.

Credential

The type of certification you will earn after completing your program.

  • Certificate Achievement - An approved non-credit program that has a formal summative assessment component, has mappped program or course outcomes, and is subject to a regular quality curriculum review process.
  • Certificate Completion - A non-credit program that has no formal summative assessment component and is subject to a regular quality curriculum review process.
  • Continuing Education/Non-Credit - NAIT offers a wide range of non-credit programs and courses for personal and professional development in a number of interesting and exciting fields. These options are great for people who may be working but are interested in studying as well.

Delivery Options

The flexible schedule options for this course including time of day and full/part-time.

  • On-Campus Day - Your course activity is done in-person Monday - Friday, before 5 PM.
  • On-Campus Evening/Weekend - Your course activity is done in-person on weekdays from 5 PM or later, or Saturdays and Sundays.
  • Online Day - Your course activity is done online Monday - Friday, before 5 PM.
  • Online Evening/Weekend - Your course activity is done online on weekdays from 5 PM or later, or Saturdays and Sundays.
  • Online Flexible Delivery - Your course activity is not scheduled and therefore you can determine when to do the coursework.
  • Both On-Campus and Virtual - Some of your coursework will be in-person, on campus and some will be done online.

Unleash your creativity

Launch your career as a professional graphic designer by exploring current trends and techniques for creating visual designs in both print and digital media. In this program, you will:

  • Learn about typography, the process of visual design, and the software used in communicating visual messages
  • Explore the nearly endless possibilities of Photoshop while using Illustrator to maximize designs and layouts
  • Investigate how visual design techniques for the Internet differ from those used for print
  • Expand your understanding of the ever-evolving ways in which the world communicates around us, and create engaging visual communication designs with confidence

A Visual Design Certificate will be awarded to students who complete the following 10 core courses.

After completion

A Visual Design Certificate will be awarded following the completion of 10 core courses.

Courses