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Bring new worlds to life with a Design for Arts and Entertainment certificate

Note: Effective Winter 2024, the Certificate in Design for Arts and Entertainment has been discontinued.

Learners who registered in the certificate prior to February 1, 2024 should refer to the archived calendar for the curriculum details of your year of registration. You might also be interested in pursuing one of our other certificates in Film Studies or Photography Studies for a similar program. For more information, reach out to our Client Services team at

Certificate Requirements

  • 5 required courses
  • 2 electives
  • Cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 1.67+

Admission Criteria


  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent
    • With 6 Grade 12 U or M credits (including English)
    • With a minimum average of 60 percent


  • Mature student status with relevant professional experience

Note: If you have no previous drawing experience, you must successfully complete CDID 803 - Drawing Fundamentals.



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