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General Studies Courses

General Studies courses may be an option for students interested in taking one or two credit-based courses but who are not currently interested in seeking a credential. Students who successfully complete General Studies courses may be eligible to transfer credit toward a certificate, diploma or degree upon formal admission to a program.

Permission to register in General Studies courses requires approval by the Dean or designate. Supporting documentation and/or prerequisites may be required.

For information about non-credit courses, visit Continuing Studies.

Upcoming Start Dates

IDSN521: Graphic Design for Instructional Designers

 Course Description: Examines the links between graphic design principles and the planning, design, and creation of effective learning materials in print, online or blended environments. Explores basic principles of graphic design, including layout, typography, and colour theory. Examines the key learning theories underpinning the connections between graphic treatment and learner engagement and cognition.  Credits: 3.00

IDSN521: Graphic Design for Instructional Designers

 Course Description: Examines the links between graphic design principles and the planning, design, and creation of effective learning materials in print, online or blended environments. Explores basic principles of graphic design, including layout, typography, and colour theory. Examines the key learning theories underpinning the connections between graphic treatment and learner engagement and cognition.  Credits: 3.00

Start Date End Date Tuition (Domestic) Delivery
February 5, 2018 April 8, 2018 2243.33 Online
February 4, 2019 April 7, 2019 TBD Online

IDSN522: Project Management for Instructional Designers

 Course Description: Explores project management techniques and frameworks. Examines the essential basics of project management, including scheduling, budgeting and quality. Builds an understanding of client expectations from a variety of perspectives. Exposes students to the importance of team work in the process of project management.  Credits: 3.00

IDSN522: Project Management for Instructional Designers

 Course Description: Explores project management techniques and frameworks. Examines the essential basics of project management, including scheduling, budgeting and quality. Builds an understanding of client expectations from a variety of perspectives. Exposes students to the importance of team work in the process of project management.  Credits: 3.00

Start Date End Date Tuition (Domestic) Delivery
April 16, 2018 June 17, 2018 2243.33 Online
April 15, 2019 June 16, 2019 TBD Online