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The IDEA School of
Design houses a 4-year Bachelor of Design in Visual Communications, with
concentrations in branding, illustration, and interactive design. More
information about the program can be found on this website, or by contacting
the department at 604.990.7820.
always a good idea to visit a prospective school, so please consider attending
one of our Open Studio days, when you can hear a program presentation, meet
students, tour the studios, and get some friendly feedback on your portfolio.
November 2016 and February 2017 Open Studio dates will be posted here soon.
Please call us if you can’t make these dates and would like some in person
advice from one of our instructors.
Entry is competitive
and applicants must submit a portfolio and other documents through the
online portal SlideRoom. Please refer to the Portfolio Requirements page
for more information on what is expected of the portfolio submission.
Early and Late
Application periods for Fall 2016 entry have now ended. If you missed the
deadline you may apply for a waitlist position via SlideRoom. Waitlist applications
will be considered in the order received, and end May 31. Please see the Portfolio
Requirements page for further information on what is required for an
application and how to submit your portfolio, or contact the department at
Capilano University | 2055 Purcell Way, North Vancouver, British Columbia Canada V7J 3H5 Tel: 604.986.1911
Sunshine Coast | 5627 Inlet Avenue, Sechelt, British Columbia Canada V0N 3A0 Tel: 604.885.9310