Graphic Design & New Media

Be career-ready in 1 Year!

The Graphic Design & New Media Program – Next Start date: March 8th, 2021

Class schedule: Monday to Thursday (No Friday classes)
Tuition:  $12,995.00 (plus books and school fees)
Program length: 12 months

The twelve month Graphic Design & New Media Production program is designed to help you learn the techniques and industry-standard software to build a foundation for a successful career in a variety of Multimedia & Graphic Design disciplines.

Our instructors will carefully guide you through the process of preparing digital media for marketing, design and online applications.  Disciplines include:


Graphic Design

  • Adobe Photoshop
    • learn to manipulate imagery in an efficient and appealing fashion
  • Adobe Illustrator
    • learn to build vector graphics to aid in original artwork representation
  • Adobe InDesign
    • learn techniques to build sharp and competent magazine and newsletter layouts
  • Graphic Design Fundamentals
    • learn how to apply the main principles of contrast, repetition, alignment and proximity to design samples as this course helps you explore your design foundation
  • Typography
    • apply typographic theory to practical samples, creatively, to explore avenues for creative and efficient type
  • Print Process
    • learn the specifications and theory behind the print process as they relate to managing your design campaigns

New Media Production | Multimedia

New Media (multimedia)

  • Video Production
    • learn the fundamentals of video production, highlighted by, field production experience and hands-on training
  • Video Editing
    • learn to edit, creatively and efficiently, with Adobe Premiere CC
  • 2D Animation
    • learn to animate for the web and social media (includes 2019 tricks for Facebook)
  • 3D Animation (Maya)
    • learn to model, primarily, for 3D animated characters
  • Web Design (responsive technology)
    • learn to create beautiful websites that are compatible across all device platforms
  • Social Media
    • learn how social media ‘works’ and how to compete on today’s social platforms


Why Choose McKay Career Training?

  • Our programs are designed with one goal in mind: to get you career-ready so you can quickly begin to explore new and exciting job opportunities
  • We have an above-average job placement rate and have over thirty-five years of experience in helping students transition from the classroom to the workplace
  • We maintain a low teacher-to-student ratio so you can learn in a friendly and supportive environment
  • Our classes follow a fixed schedule so you can get your education while keeping your life, family and job commitments
  • Our experienced instructors provide the best in training and give you valuable insight into your new career

Your career starts here! Call us at (306) 955-1616, email our team at admissions@mckaysk.ca or fill out the convenient form to request more info on our Graphic Design & New Media Program. Join McKay Career Training graduates now enjoying new careers across Saskatchewan!