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Faculty of Animation, Arts & Design

Web Design

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Admission Requirements

Program Eligibility

  • Postsecondary diploma or degree in design, visual or fine arts.


  • Demonstrated competence through related work and/or educational experience.

Applicants must be competent in Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator or equivalent software. Applicants will be expected to have these competencies prior to the start of the first course.

Applicant Selection

Eligible applicants will be selected on the basis of:

  • Demonstrated competence through related work and/or educational experience


Your portfolio should consist of 12–15 pieces of original design and/or other visual art work. The questionnaire assesses suitability for a professional career in web design and outlines business/work experience and personal/professional goals.

There is a portfolio review fee.

Postsecondary transcripts, indicating courses completed to date, must be submitted to at the time of application.

Domestic applicants with education outside of Canada must have their transcripts assessed for equivalency through ICAS or WES.  A general (document-by-document) or a comprehensive (course-by-course) assessment is required.

Applicants who do not meet the admission requirements for this program will be assessed and advised individually and may be considered for other, related programs.