2 Semesters (8 Months)
Credential Awarded
Ontario College Graduate Certificate

Admission Requirements

  • Ontario university or college degree or college diploma or equivalent in fine art, 2D/3D animation, photography, film/video, architecture or graphic design
  • Letter of intent
  • Art/image portfolio
  • English proficiency for graduate certificates 

Canadian citizens or permanent residents educated outside of Canada must provide a World Education Services (WES) or ICAS Canada credential evaluation.

Additional Information

After you apply, you will receive details of how and when to submit your letter and portfolio.

Your portfolio should include a total of five pieces of work related to visual effects and/or motion graphics. It can consist of 2D or 3D work that you have done in a previous course or on your own, such as:

  • 3D models you created, textured, rendered or animated
  • Image manipulation using programs such as Photoshop (with ‘before and after’ images)
  • Compositing, design or motion graphic work
  • Student films or photography (maximum five pieces)
  • You can submit your portfolio as images, a demo reel (no longer than two minutes) or as a website. 

Applicants are selected for admission based on the strength of their portfolio.