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AEC in Infographic Design (Online)

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AEC | NWC.0W | AEC in Infographic Design (Online)

The online AEC program Infographic Design teaches you about the world of advertising. The graphic design clientele expects high quality projects and specific industry standards that you will learn to deliver. From learning to develop graphic design concepts to acquiring highly technical computer skills, you will become aware of every stage of production related to different types of graphic design projects destined for print or the web.

During your training, you will learn how to:

  • Transmit clear, catchy messages through innovative graphic design projects
  • Present a series of project ideas to clients in a professional manner
  • Use theories and methods related to the development of creative concepts
  • Create intricate and original compositions with techniques in graphic layout, photography, etc.
  • Use with proficiency industry-specific computer software

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On-campus (Graphic Design)

  • At the Montréal and Laval campuses

Blended e-learning

  • Distance learning combining self-study at your own pace (asynchronous) and guided sessions with a live tutor (synchronous)

The infographic designer has a passion for technology design and marketing trends. This professional cares for minute details, is creative and knows how to work as a team. Savvy with technical computer skills, the infographic designer specializes in developing graphic design concepts and delivering high quality projects.

This program leads to an Attestation of College Studies (AEC).

  • Computer with 64 bits 3 GHz processor or Mac Intel
  • Windows 7 or higher; or Mac OS v.10.7 or higher
  • Minimum 4 GB of RAM (8 GB of RAM recommended)
  • Hard drive 1 TB
  • Graphics card compatible with AutoCAD and 3D Studio Max
  • High-speed Internet access
  • Screen with minimum resolution of 1080 x 900 (1280 x 1024 recommended)
  • Sound card, headphones and microphones
  • Application software and peripherals required for the course
  • Burner, blank CDs and DVDs
  • Flatbed scanner
  • DSLR camera

Please note that certain software may not be compatible with a Mac computer. Students are responsible for verifying their compatibility.

Software and materials are necessary and may incur fees. Your tutor will supply you with a list of required software and instructions on how and where to download them at the best price.

Software: OfficeSuite (or iWork for Mac), Adobe Master Collection CS5.5

Peripheral: DSLR camera, flatbed scanner

Term 1

  • Introduction to Graphic Design
  • Branding
  • Visual Language
  • Typography

Term 2

  • Conceptualisation
  • Photography
  • Graphic Design
  • Layout

Term 3

  • Management and Appraisal
  • Advanced Techniques in Graphic Design
  • Graphic Design Project
  • Integration project

Length of program: 12 months.

20 hours/week of self-paced courseware learning, virtual evening classes and individual work.

This 705-hour program leads to an attestation of college studies (AEC) accredited by the ministère de l’Éducation et de l’Enseignement supérieur (MEES).

This training program is available in English and French.

Consult our self-guided training catalogue if you want to take any of these courses individually (without earning a diploma).

Have a training deemed sufficient and meet the admission criteria set for college studies.