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Faculty of Animation, Arts & Design

Visual and Creative Arts

Develop the professionalism necessary for a successful career.

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
VISUAL AND CREATIVE ARTS DIPLOMA
Semester 1
 
DESN 11632
Introduction to 2D Design 3
DESN18081 Introduction to 3D Design 3
ARTS 13672 Observational Drawing 3
ARTS 10025
Colour Theory
3
ARTS 14998 Introduction to Painting 3
COMM 19999 Essential Communication Skills 3
Total:   18
     
Semester 2    
DESN 19798 2D Design 3
DESN 19014 3D Design 3
ARTS 17370
Figure Drawing 3
DESN 17721 Design Drawing
3
ARTS 19798 Painting 3
General Education Elective 3
Total:    18
     
Semester 3    
ARTS 20330 Interpretive Drawing 3
OR
ARTS 25142 Figurative Drawing 3
DESN 28634 2D Design Studio 3
OR
DESN 10587 Introduction to Surface Design 3
DESN 26048 3D Design Studio 3
OR
DESN 14998 Introduction to Figurative Sculpture 3
ARTS 25436 Painting: Media and Materials 3
DSGN 17198 Digital Media Lab 3
PLUS    
HIST11456G History of Western Art 3
Total:   18
     
Semester 4 - Select 5 from following
   
ARTS 25586 Figurative Drawing Studio
3
ARTS 23431 Interpretive Drawing Studio 3
DESN 26859  Design: Text and Image  3
DESN 24178 Surface Design 3
DESN 28448 Figurative Sculpture  3
DESN 20082 3D Design: Material Exploration 3
ARTS 28263 Figurative Painting Studio  3
ARTS 24444 Interpretive Painting Studio 3
DSGN 27545 Digital Media Studio 3
PLUS    
BUSM 25892 Business for the Arts 3
  Education Elective 3
Total:   21
     
Semester 5    
DESN 10004 Introduction to Printmaking
3
OR
ARTS 36859 Advanced Drawing Studio 1 3
DSGN 18081 Introduction to Web Design 3
DESN 39014 Sculpture Studio 3
ARTS 39402 Painting: Images and Ideas 3
DSGN 19402 Introduction to Digital Photography 3
DSGN 33672 Design for Print 3
DSGN 13672 Time Based Media 3
PLUS    
ARTS 34579 Concepts in Contemporary Visual Culture 3
  General Education Course (Open) 3
Total:   18
     
Semester 6 - Select 5 from the following
   
DESN 14579 Printmaking 3
DESN 30172 Advanced Sculpture 3
ARTS 33314 Advanced Painting Studio 3
ARTS 39207 Advanced Drawing Studio 2 3
DSGN 26206 Digital Imagery 3
DSGN 35436 Techno Craft
3
ARTS 39599 Photographic Concepts 3
ARTS 38081 Project X 3
DESN 37028 Print and Interactivity Design 3
PLUS    
BUSM 36693 Professional Practice 3

Total:

  18

Note: Courses subject to change.


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