From magazines and billboards to packaging and snowboards, print media is everywhere. Using the most recent software, you will learn page layout and design, graphic manipulation and even how to work as a contractor or consultant. You'll receive quality training from experienced instructors who are active in the industry. Students must take eight courses to complete the program; seven mandatory and one elective. This certificate is also offered in an eight-week, full-time fast-track program during January, February and March as well as June, July and August.
Careers: Graphic designer | Digital Media Designer | Production Artist
There are no entrance requirements for this program. You can begin registering for courses anytime by clicking a course name or calling 403.284.7248. Once you have registered for at least one course and have a SAIT student ID number, consider filling out and submitting the Program Declaration Form to the Office of the Registrar. Contact information for the Office of the Registrar is located in the upper corner of the form.
Course Code Changes
Some course codes for the 2019/20 academic year have changed - for example, PROJ-219 is now PROJ-001. If you have taken a course with the old course code, you will still receive credit for it.
See more course code changes
|COURSE NAME||COURSE CODE||OFFERED|
|Adobe Indesign 2||DSGN-011||Classroom|
|Print Industry Studies I||PRNT-100||Classroom|
|Graphic Design: Concept to Completion||CMPN-144||Classroom|
|Adobe Illustrator I||DSGN-007||Classroom|
|ELECTIVES (choose one)|
|PDF Design, Edit & Publish||DSGN-006||Classroom|
|Adobe Illustrator II||DSGN-009||Classroom|
|Motion Graphics Design||DSGN-104||Classroom|
You will have five (5) years to complete this certificate of achievement (or certificate of completion).
School of Information and Communications Technologies