VCAD maintains close industry ties to continually assess its curriculum and gain insight about industry needs. As a result, students receive focused and specialized training on the latest tools, techniques and technology used in their chosen field.
Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) September 09, 2011
The Visual College of Art and Design is hosting an open house on September 17, 2011 from 10:00am – 1:00pm in Vancouver. Potential students are invited to learn more about VCAD’s industry-leading programs, meet faculty and students, and explore the college’s downtown campus.
VCAD's diploma programs are designed to ensure that graduates are successful in meeting the employment requirements of the fashion, graphic design, interior design and video gaming industries. VCAD maintains close industry ties to continually assess its curriculum and gain insight about industry needs. As a result, students receive focused and specialized training on the latest tools, techniques and technology used in their chosen field.
Open house attendees will have an opportunity to see program presentations by industry professionals, meet VCAD instructors and learn more about the Vancouver design industry.
Attendees will also have the chance to win some cool prizes through VCAD’s “Check-in and Win” contest. The first ten people to arrive at the campus and check into the open house using social media will receive a free T-shirt. Attendees have the option to check-in on foursquare, post their arrival on Facebook or tweet about it on twitter In addition, everyone who checks in with social media will be entered into a draw for a $100 iTunes gift card. More information about the contest is available at VCAD.ca.
VCAD is an art and design school focused on inspiring creativity where the instructors share the same commitment, desire and passion for art and design as the students. Diploma programs in Interior Design, 3D Modeling Animation, Fashion Design, Graphic Design and Marketing and Merchandising for Fashion, have quarterly start dates to maximize flexibility for students. VCAD is also a passionate supporter of the arts within the community, offering bursaries, scholarships and awards to local organizations each year.