This micro-credential is aimed at participants that wish to use visual representations of ideas and messages to communicate in print and on screen. Common applications of graphic design include corporate design (logos and branding), editorial design (magazines, newspapers and books), wayfinding or environmental design, advertising, web design, communication design, product packaging, and signage. The courses in this micro-credential will teach the participant to design (print or digital) for their audience to meet the desired objective. Students who successfully complete all three courses will receive a Recognition of Professional Development from Conestoga College.
Awarded by the Registrar's Office to those who have successfully completed a defined list of related courses or workshops that focus on a specific discipline. Typically less than 136 hours and may or may not include formal assessment. The criteria are determined by the college.