Visual ArtsVancouver Island University

About this Program

Level: Diploma in Visual Arts

Discpline: Art and Design

Length: 4 semesters

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Application Fee: $150.00
Tution Fee: $16,680.00

Nanaimo Campus Campus

Starting Deadline Status

Program Description

The Visual Art Program offers a broadly-based approach to art-making. Faculty members are practicing artists who are committed to teaching. While providing a sound foundation in visual art practice, we encourage experimentation and positive risk-taking in the expansion of individual expression. In addition to providing an exciting creative environment, we are also dedicated to providing students with the expertise required for careers in Visual Art.

Study and Work in Canada

Full-time undergraduate and post-graduate international students can work anywhere on or off campus without a work permit. The rules around the number of hours a student will be allowed to work may vary based on the country the student chooses to study in. International students are typically able to work up to 20 hours a week.