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Graphic Communications

Develop the fundamental skills for success in the field of graphic design.

Discover the latest trends and techniques in the graphic design industry and practice basic design application, composition, drawing and illustration.

Learn to present ideas, information, products and services in a creative, visual manner.

  • Program Type
    Part-time
  • Credential
    Certificate
  • Program Delivery
    Online hybrid
  • In-person Location
    Notre Dame Campus
  • Intakes
    Year-round registration available
  • Program Length
    Variable
  • Total Tuition / Fees for Courses
    $5,400 – $6,100
  • How to Enrol
    Quick registration

Experience a Polytechnic Education

Part-time Delivery: Flex Ed Benefits

Flexible education is at the core of RRC Polytech’s part-time programming. Take advantage of a wide variety of programs, courses, seminars and workshops that help you quickly get the skills you need, when and where you need them.

ADVANCE, CHANGE OR START YOUR CAREER

Upskill and build on your existing experience or reskill and jump into a new career. Our part-time programming is full of accessible opportunities for every point in your learning journey.

LEARN ON YOUR SCHEDULE

Reaching your career goals has never been easier. Complete programs and courses to earn credentials on your schedule – whether that’s weekdays, evenings or even weekends.

TAKE CLASSES ONLINE OR IN PERSON

Tell us how you’d like to learn. Our part-time programs and courses are available online, in person at campuses across Manitoba or as a combination of both.

QUICKLY REGISTER FOR COURSES

Registering for a part-time program at RRC Polytech is as easy as adding courses to your shopping cart. Our academic advisors will happily help you find the perfect program.

Employment Potential

Prepare yourself for career success

Potential Grad CAREERS

  • Graphics coordinator
  • Presentation designer
  • Printing associate
  • Graphic design associate
  • Content creator

What to Expect in This Program

Get Prepared for the Future of Work

Excel with practical learning and experienced instructors, all focused on your success. With an employer-driven education, you won’t just be ready for a career – you’ll be prepared to stay in front of what’s ahead.

RRC Polytech instructors bring years of industry experience and ensure the skills you learn are relevant, practical and in demand.
Pick a time that’s right for you to study.
Learn at your own pace.

Graduate Success

Graduates have the confidence to succeed thanks to several RRC Polytech benefits.

KNOWLEDGEABLE INSTRUCTORS

Instructors are highly educated and experienced within the graphic communications field, ensuring exceptional, up-to-date training.

CONNECTIONS WITHIN THE FIELD

The instructors’ connections in the field can mean valuable contacts upon graduation.

SELF-EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Skills and experience gained in the program will help in situations of self-employment and working for an employer – wherever graphic communications skills are required.

“I love the fact that the program instructors all have active careers alongside their instructing. It was nice to relate to real-world examples rather than just theoretical. Having the real applications was great.”

Sibu Thomas, RRC Polytech Graduate

Who Should Enrol?

Turn your talents into academic success

As a student in the Graphic Communications program, you are creative and team-oriented. You also excel at listening and presenting.

Students that excel in this program often share these interests, skills and personality traits.

PERSONALITY TRAITS

  • Adaptable
  • Detail-oriented
  • Ethical
  • Results-oriented
  • Technical thinker

SKILLS

  • Collaboration
  • Communication
  • Integrity
  • Problem solving
  • Writing

INTERESTS

  • Drawing
  • Photography
  • Computer applications
  • Communications
  • Teamwork

All the Information You Need

MAKE AN INFORMED DECISION

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ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Ensure signup goes smoothly and understand program requirements before registering. Review required documents and procedures to make sure you’re prepared to enter this program.

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LOCATION, DATES AND FEES

Start planning with peace of mind and get the information you need on one easy-to-find page. Review start dates, locations, book and equipment costs and program fees.

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SCHOLARSHIPS

Celebrate and motivate your learning. Whether you’ve sprinted through the first term or just received your acceptance letter, find a variety of bursaries, scholarships and awards.

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OTHER INFORMATION

Explore our Catalogue for more detailed information, including a program outline, course descriptions and everything you’ll need to plan and prepare for your future success.

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DATES AND FEES

Start preparing with peace of mind. View information about courses and sections, including locations, delivery methods and costs. It only takes minutes to register and further your future.

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LIST OF COURSES

Plan out your preferred learning journey. Review a summary of this program’s courses to discover what you’ll learn and how an RRC Polytech education will help your career.

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ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Ensure signup goes smoothly and understand program requirements before registering. Review required documents and procedures to make sure you’re prepared to enter this program.

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OTHER INFORMATION

Explore our Catalogue for more detailed information, including a program outline, course descriptions and everything you’ll need to plan and prepare for your future success.

Begin Your Journey

Get Started with RRC Polytech

Start Your Registration

Quickly gain the skills you need to stay ahead of evolving industries and reach potential employers. Register today and take advantage of a flexible, part-time education designed to boost your potential and help you achieve your career goals.

Funding Your Education

Support yourself while pursuing your RRC Polytech education. You may be eligible for loans, grants and scholarships to help tackle your financial needs.

Future Student Events

Explore our upcoming information sessions and events to learn more about our programs and to get your questions answered.

RRC Polytech campuses are located on the lands of Anishinaabe, Ininiwak, Anishininew, Dakota, and Dené, and the National Homeland of the Red River Métis.

We recognize and honour Treaty 3 Territory Shoal Lake 40 First Nation, the source of Winnipeg’s clean drinking water. In addition, we acknowledge Treaty Territories which provide us with access to electricity we use in both our personal and professional lives.

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