FINE &  

APPLIED ARTS

IDEA School of Design 

Bachelor of Design in Visual  
Communication Degree 
4 years (124 credits) full-time 

Starts in September

DESCRIPTION

Graduates pursue careers in the visual  

communication field, in graphic design or in

their area of specialization: branding, interactive

design or illustration. A three-month industry

practicum precedes graduation.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

High school graduation or equivalent.* English

12 or English 12 First Peoples with a minimum

C grade; Visual Communication program

package (two letters of reference, written

submission and portfolio). Applicants whose

portfolios meet the program standards must

submit a sketchbook, attend an interview, and

complete drawing, written communication, and

creative thinking tests.

" THE BEST PART OF THE IDEA SCHOOL OF DESIGN IS BEING SUBMERSED IN 

DESIGN CULTURE IN OUR OWN STUDIOS WITH MOTIVATED LIKE-MINDED 

INDIVIDUALS AND BEING TAUGHT BY THE BEST INSTRUCTORS IN THE 

DESIGN INDUSTRY."

   SHYRONN SMARDON 

IDEA diploma