Our Graphic Design School will allow you to start with learning the basics in areas like color, illustration, and image manipulation, then explore concept development and implementation courses. After your first year, you’ll choose a concentration where you will then study product packaging, posters, art direction, and layout design. Training will be provided to give students the opportunity to design with the following software tools: Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator, Flash, and Dreamweaver.
Studying Graphic Design at LaSalle College Vancouver will allow you walk away at graduation with designs that not only shine with creativity but also meet the most rigorous industry requirements. As a graduate, you will work with professional technology, including image manipulation software and computer-aided design, then progress to art direction and strategies for designing a product, service, or message.
LaSalle College Vancouver’s Bachelor of Design in Graphic Design degree program focuses on the increasingly vital relationship between design and sustainable principles. As environmental demands escalate and take centre focus in educational and political discourse, there is a growing need for designers who can provide solutions while creating sustainable, eco-conscious designs. This academic program aims to produce designers who combine technical aptitude, critical thinking skills and ethical awareness.
Program graduates will possess knowledge of design and sustainable fundamentals, as well as an understanding of core values, emerging trends and discipline challenges. They will demonstrate professional excellence in the application of environmentally conscious principles to any design project or milieu. Graduates will be able to find work in various design agencies as Graphic, web and print designer, Illustrator, Artistic director, Photo editor or can freelance.
If you’re ready to go all-in and make a career out of it, our Graphic Design diploma program is the place to start. You will have the opportunity to learn to apply the fundamentals of design, typography, illustration and production procedures in creative communication problems and projects. You’ll be surrounded and inspired by other talented, creatively driven students. And you’ll be pushed, challenged, and, above all else, supported by experienced faculty.
Students in this program will have the opportunity to learn to apply the fundamentals of design, typography, illustration and production procedures in creative communication problems and projects. In addition, students have the opportunity to learn how to meet the needs of clients quickly, creatively and economically. Training will be provided to give students the opportunity to design with the following software tools: Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator, Flash, and Dreamweaver.
Upon graduation, Graphic Design graduates will have acquired the training and developed the portfolio necessary to interview for entry-level positions in advertising agencies, design studios, publishing houses, web development companies, corporate communications departments, and television studios.