Victoria, BC (Vocus/PRWEB) April 11, 2011
UCW Academies has launched a new Graphic Design Technology Specialist program at its Victoria campus. This program trains students to become experts with industry-standard software like Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, Fireworks, and After Effects.
Students become efficient in using technology to digitally manipulate photos, create website prototypes and application interfaces, and produce interactive digital media projects, including motion graphics. It also teaches students create digital images and develop editing and processing skills.
"UCW Academies continues to meet the demand for skilled workers by local employers as well as the increased demand for skills-based training in British Columbia," says Bohdan Bilan, Vice President of Academics for UCW Academies. "This program was developed with input from professionals within the graphic design and multimedia industries, which means our students learn to master the most relevant tools, techniques and technologies used in the job market today."
The program provides a perfect opportunity for students to be trained for roles in multimedia and digital support, such as visual information/multimedia specialists, web and graphic design specialists, design software specialists, or other roles in the digital media and graphics field. Upon graduation, they will be able to join a variety of work places, focusing their attention on multimedia and digital media support and also administration.
Get more information about the Graphic Design Technology Specialist program at UCW Academies at vic.academyofbusiness.ca.
About UCW Academies
UCW Academies provides rigorous academics and an active social setting to provide the best possible student experience. At UCW Academies, programs are created with industry input, ensuring curricula is current, relevant and practical. With the knowledge and skills they build at the UCW Academies, students will be well prepared to meet the demands of the job market and launch their dream careers in a matter of months. Join us now!
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