BCIT Digital Arts

The Digital Arts department offers specialized training in basic computer animation, graphic design, and web design, giving students a dramatic head start in exciting, dynamic and successful careers.

Using the latest technology and up-to-date hardware and software, Digital Arts students are provided with the tools necessary to obtain employment in the industries requiring skills in multimedia design and production, as well as the fields of graphic communications, digital animation, interactive computer graphics, interface design and Web design.

DIGITAL ARTS FULL-TIME PROGRAMS
Digital Design and Development
Diploma
The BCIT Digital Design and Development (D3) diploma students will design and develop interactive social and online applications across various digital media platforms.
Graphic Communications Technology
Diploma
The BCIT Graphic Communications Technology (GTEC) program provides students with the knowledge and skills to succeed in the business of digital imaging.
New Media Design and Web Development
Certificate
The BCIT New Media Design and Web Development program is an intense one year program for students interested in a career in new media and web development.
Communication Design Essentials
Certificate
The BCIT Communication Design Essentials program is completed in one year where creative students will develop their skills to become well rounded graphic design professionals.
Digital Animation
Certificate
The BCIT Digital Animation program prepares students to work in the film, television, and gaming industries and provides creative and technical skills for this demanding field.
Graphic Design
Associate Certificate
The Graphic Design program will study the fundamentals of graphic design, integrate robust text composition techniques, optimize images, and create a professional portfolio.
Mobile App Tools *NEW*
Associate Certificate
The Mobile App Tools program prepares students to design, create, and deploy a significant cross-platform mobile app presence for a variety of organizations and businesses.
DIGITAL ARTS PART-TIME PROGRAMS
Media Techniques and Marketing Communications
Certificate
The Media Techniques and Marketing Communications program is designed to combine the strategic approach of marketing with the techniques of multimedia technology.
Media Techniques for Business
Certificate
The Media Techniques for Business program integrates media courses with those from other disciplines and a wide range of electives from which to choose from.
Web Technologies
Certificate

The Web Technologies program is an online program to help you maintain a website, establish a web design company, or gain employment in a web design firm.
Graphic Design
Associate Certificate
The Graphic Design program will study the fundamentals of graphic design, integrate robust text composition techniques, optimize images, and create a professional portfolio.
Mobile App Tools*NEW*
Associate Certificate
The Mobile App Tools program prepares students to design, create, and deploy a significant cross-platform mobile app presence for a variety of organizations and businesses.
Web Technologies
Associate Certificate

The Web Technologies program is an online program focusing on both design and technology, helping you to create an aesthetic experience for the website user.