Build your creative skills with flexible digital media and creative practice courses and workshops. Learn from industry leaders in the well-equipped digital labs and arts studios at the Centre for Creative Development on the UFV Mission campus. For more information, visit ufv.ca/ccd.
Adobe InDesign Boot Camp
Start with the basic concepts of typography, layout, and visual storytelling, and explore the exciting world of publishing. Create print and interactive PDFs. Your choice of projects includes a poster, flyer, magazine cover, or album cover.
(20258) 2 sessions, Sat, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm, $350. Starts Mar 4
Adobe Illustrator Boot Camp
Learn Adobe Illustrator and draw logos, work with typography, and create multilayered vector artwork. This class will also cover file formats and how to interact with other programs to create a well-produced end product. Students should bring examples of what they hope to create on the first day so instructor can tailor to expectations.
(40201) 5 sessions, Sat, 9:00 am – noon, $350. Starts Apr 1, no class Apr 15
Adobe Photoshop Boot Camp
Digitally create with Adobe Photoshop in a workshop-style format. Learn how to collage, paint, photo edit and output
formats for print and web. Students should bring examples of what they hope to create on the first day so instructor can tailor
(40202) 5 sessions, Sat, 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm, $350. Starts Apr 1, no class Apr 15
Adobe Big 3 Bootcamp: Intro to Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop
Get a digital skills intro to Adobe’s top three design, layout, and image making programs. Taught by industry experts, this intensive hands-on course is designed for anyone wanting to learn how to navigate these powerful digital tools. Workshops and tutorials take place in the morning. Work on daily assignments in our Mac lab in the afternoon.
(40209) 8 sessions, Mon-Thu, 9:00 am – noon, $560. Starts Aug 21
Logo Design Boot Camp
Learn the basics of logo design and effective visual branding in print and digital for a business, event, or organization. This twoday workshop introduces Adobe Illustrator and how to create a versatile logo, with expert advice on how to build value and
success through a consistent style and message.
(40204) 2 sessions, Sat, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm, $350. Starts May 13, no class May 20
Website Design (Design Only)
What kind of website do you need? Find inspiration and style—and work with typography, colour and layout to design your
website. Build, optimize functionality, and think of the end result. Create a professional Adobe Photoshop mock-up of a website. At the end of this course ,you will have a working copy of a PSD mock-up. Design only, no coding.
(20259) 4 sessions, Wed, 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm, $350. Starts Feb 8
Last updated December 2016