The Graphic and Web Design program is a three-year career program in a dynamic and ever-changing field. The program concentrates on providing you with the technical design/communication skills needed to design and produce content for many different platforms. Using industry-standard tools and technologies, our students learn to create for:
Graduates of the program can manage print and electronic publication projects, interact effectively with clients, provide software support, and ensure the quality of written language. The program emphasizes integrated concepts and skills and the development of independent thinking and creativity.
Our graduates are employed by both government and private industry in a variety of entry-level positions. Typical jobs include:
Some of our graduates choose to continue their studies after their time at The College. Our graduates often enter second-year undergraduate studies at the University of Ottawa or Carleton University, in areas such as communications, business, arts, and social science. Other universities may also offer advanced standing, as outlined in our articulation agreements.
Heritage provided me with knowledgeable and excellent teaching staff that cared about me and motivated me towards my personal and professional success. Heritage also provided me with awesome co-op opportunities that have given me valuable experience and jump-started my professional network. My advice is to give Heritage a chance to show you what your potential is. It’s a compact and cozy environment with amazing staff that will make sure you’re comfortable and ready to learn and succeed.
The Department of Justice Canada
2016 Graphic & Web Design Graduate
The Graphic and Web Design program provides you with software skills and knowledge that will help you grow and evolve as a designer. These three years are filled with plenty of hands-on projects and endless creativity. The co-op opportunities helped me gain valuable real-world experience and work skills. After graduating from this program, I was ready and excited to start my career as a Graphic and Web Designer!
I highly recommend this program!
Graphic Arts Technician
2019 Graduate in Graphic & Web Design
The Graphic and Web Design program helped me develop and communicate my passion for design. The classes were interesting and the profs showed their commitment and desire to help me develop my skills. It fueled my desire to learn new techniques and be informed about current design trends. Through co-op I was able to get a full time job in the graphics department at Elections Canada.
2009 Graduate in Graphic and Web Design