Are you artistic, innovative and idea-driven? Do you have an eye for detail and good manual dexterity? Are you comfortable with digital technology? If so, Saskatchewan Polytechnic’s Graphic Communications diploma program at Regina campus will challenge you both creatively and technically.
Hands-on labs and courses that focus on the philosophy of design, using industry-standard software and equipment, will give you the confidence to be successful in the fast-paced and diverse graphic communications industry.
You will build a solid foundation in:
- aesthetic awareness
- client communication
- design and typography
- digital output and colour management
- digital page layout
- graphic and illustration creation
- package design
- photography and image editing
- problem solving
- project management
- screen printing and signage
- self promotion and social media marketing
- visual identity and brand development
- website design and using content management systems (CMS)
The program’s delivery methods and commitment to training excellence have prepared students to compete and win dozens of provincial, national, and international awards over the years.
Assignments may require a considerable amount of time outside of regular class hours.
You Learn by Doing
You’ll develop an aesthetic awareness that will become the foundation of your professional competence. You’ll learn about leading software applications by using them in your classes and labs. You’ll create a variety of projects that are designed specifically to build skills that industry employers value.
Ready to Work
By graduation, you’ll have experience managing and producing projects from concept through to delivery, developed a professional portfolio and completed a four-week work experience in the graphic communications industry.