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Faculty of Animation, Arts & Design

Honours Bachelor of Illustration

Learn to make great art while making a great living.

Courses

Creative, innovative learning is at the core of all Sheridan’s courses. Here are the courses you’ll take in this program.

CODE TITLE CREDITS
VDES 10101 Illustration Design Principles
3
ARTS 10101 Representational Drawing and Painting 1
6
ARTS 16543 Illustrative Life Drawing 1
3
ILLS 10101 Conceptual Process 1 3
  Breadth Elective
3
ENGL17889GD Composition and Rhetoric 3
Total:    21
     
Semester 2
   
HIST 14579 Illustration History and Practice
3
ARTS 16693 Representational Drawing and Painting 2 6
ARTS 16859 Illustrative Life Drawing 2
3
ILLS 13431 Conceptual Process 2 3
  Breadth Elective 3

Breadth Elective
3
Total:    21
     
Semester 3    
ILLS 20009
Illustration Concepts
6
ARTS 20689 Illustrative Painting Methods 1
3
ARTS 21632 Illustrative Figure Drawing 1
3
INFO 20408 Digital Media Principles 1
3
ARTS 29798 Illustration Media Methods 3

Breadth Elective
3
Total:    21
     
Semester 4    
ILLS 20229 Illustration Disciplines 1: Visual Methods
6
ARTS 27028 Illustrative Painting Methods 2
3
ARTS 26367 Illustrative Figure Drawing 2
3
INFO 23199 Digital Media Principles 2: Space and Lighting
3
ARTS 25288 Illustration Media Strategies 3
  Breadth Elective
3
Total:    21
     
Semester 5    
ILLS 37028 Illustration Disciplines 2: Visual Strategies
3
ILLS 10016 Information Illustration
3
ARTS 20016
Illustrative Drawing and Painting
3
INFO 30082
Digital Media 3: 3D and Motion
3
DESN 21044 Graphic Design 1 3
  Breadth Elective 3
COWT 10023  Co-Operative Education Internship Forum
 
Total:    18
     
Semester 6    
ILLS 36367 Illustration Disciplines 3: Portfolios
3
BUSM 18263 Illustration Business Studies
3
INFO 46529
Digital Media 4: Online Portfolios
3
ILLS 23551 Illustrative Drawing and Painting Explorations
3
  Breadth Elective 3
And choose ONE of the following electives:
 
DESN 29207 Graphic Design 2 3
ILLS 20036 Advanced Information Illustration 3
Total:
  18
   
COWT 18888 Internship  
     
Semester 7    
ILLS 41975 Advanced Illustration 
3
BUSM 20000 Illustration Business Strategies
3
ILLS 19014 Visual Narrative 1 3
ILLS 48448 Illustration Workshop 1
3

Breadth Elective
3
  Breadth Elective 3
Total:    18
     
Semester 8    
ILLS 49999 
Illustration Thesis
3
ILLS 40146
Illustration Portfolio Project
3
ILLS 24717
Visual Narrative 2 3
ILLS 43314 Illustration Workshop 2
3
INFO 40261
Illustration Motion and Interaction
3
  Breadth Elective 3
Total   18

Note: Courses subject to change.


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