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OCAD U - Art & Design Programs

Professional development for the creative mind

Grow your knowledge, expand your creativity

The communication and design industry is competitive and one of the best ways to make yourself more marketable is by building your skillset through ongoing education. 

McMaster Continuing Education is proud to be partnering with OCAD U, Canada's biggest art and design university, to offer you a variety of online courses that will help advance your career in the field of design. 

You can register for these courses directly on OCAD U's website. You'll be directed to OCAD U's course page. From there, you can select one of the course options and follow the prompts. 

 

Winter 2022 Courses

SAVE $25 when you register by simply entering the discount code McMaster22.

 

Design and Technology

Introduction to SketchUp – January 18

Intermediate SketchUp – February 15

Introduction to Revit Architecture – February 16

Introduction to Autodesk Fusion 360 – February 24

Introduction to 3D Animation with Blender – March 17

 

UX, Design Thinking and Human-Centred Design

Colour Theory for Digital Design – January 31

Introduction to UI/UX Design – February 23

Photography

Introduction to Adobe Lightroom – January 18

Introduction to Video Editing – March 16

Introduction to Digital Photography – March 23

Illustration

Watercolour Painting Studio – January 18

Intermediate Children's Book Illustration Studio – January 19

Children's Book Illustration Studio – March 2

Graphic Design

Type and Image Studio – January 13

The Art of Type – March 1

Interior Design

Interior Design Fundamentals – March 15

 

Spring 2022 Courses

SAVE $25 when you register by simply entering the discount code McMaster22.

 

Design and Technology

Introduction to SketchUp – April 25

Intermediate SketchUp – May 30

Introduction to Autodesk Fusion 360 – May 3

Introduction to 3D Animation with Blender – July 7

 

UX, Design Thinking and Human-Centred Design

Empathy + Social Insight for Human-Centred Design Micro-Credential – April 4

Intermediate User Interface (UI) and User Experience (UX) Design – April 6

Introduction to User Interface (UI) and User Experience (UX) Design – May 4

Ideation + Prototyping for Human-Centred Design Micro-Credential – May 24

Intermediate User Interface (UI) and User Experience (UX) Design – June 15

 

Business and Design

Ecommerce Photography Workshop – April 25

 

Photography

Introduction to Video Editing – April 20

Documentary Photography Studio – May 4

Introduction to Screenwriting – June 2

Introduction to Digital Photography – July 6

Introduction to Adobe Lightroom – August 8

 

Illustration

Abstract Painting Studio: Texture and Surface – April 7

Drawing Skills Studio 1 – April 12

Comics and Graphic Novels – April 12

Illustration Essentials – April 14

Feminist Art Workshop – May 3

Character Design Studio – May 4

 

Graphic Design

Editorial Design Studio – April 5

Graphic Design: Past, Present, and Future – April 12

Basic Design Principles – April 13

Colour Theory for Digital Design – May 18

Editorial Design Studio – June 21

 

Interior and Industrial Design

Interior Design 2: Materials and Finishes – April 26

Register for these courses directly on OCAD U's website by clicking on the course link above where you'll be redirected to OCAD U's course page. 

Questions regarding courses, registration, grades and policies should be directed to OCAD U's Continuing Education