There are often specific abilities, aptitudes and knowledge that are prerequisites to obtain employment in an occupation.
Most employers who advertise are looking for workers who have the following experience and skills:
Produce final designs or illustrations. Prepare specifications for design. Consult with clients to establish nature and context of designs and illustrations for reproduction.
Business Equipment and Computer Applications:
Photoshop and Illustrator.
Estimate costs of materials and time to complete graphic designs and illustrations.
Oral communication, working with others, computer use, problem solving, job task planning and organizing, writing, reading text, document use, finding information, critical thinking, decision making and continuous learning.
Detailed profiles, requirements and application and admissions information.
- CEGEPs, Colleges and Universities
Find the school that best suits your needs.
Information on scholarships, bursaries, grants, and other forms of financial assistance.
The following links provide information on Ontario universities and colleges that offer graphic design, fine arts and other programs that may be relevant to this occupation:
Private career colleges in Ontario may also have programs related to this occupation. More information can be found on the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities Web site at http://www.tcu.gov.on.ca/ when searched under `Ontario Private Career College Search Service'.