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Art Courses

Explore your creative side with courses in art history, visual arts, music, writing and theatre. Our arts courses are casual, hands-on and open to all ages. Click here to see a list of our current arts courses, or sign up for our mailing list and we’ll notify you when our new courses are open for registration.

Art History

Learn what motivated some of the best artists in history to create their masterpieces. Uncover the stories behind timeless works of art, from abstract and contemporary art to Medieval architecture to the works of Canadian icons like Emily Carr and the Group of Seven.

Visual Arts

Learn to capture the world around you with our hands-on visual arts courses. You can study watercolour painting, travel photography, mixed-media collage, brush painting, sketching and more.

Music Appreciation

Widen your musical vocabulary with music appreciation courses. Learn to sing, read music and appreciate different musical genres, from opera and symphony to jazz, rock and pop.

Creative Writing

Become the writer you’ve always wanted to be and sharpen your skills with writing courses in various genres: poetry, short fiction, long fiction, non-fiction, memoir, journalism, screenwriting and children’s literature.

Theatre

Explore the social, political and cultural contexts behind some of the world’s best-loved plays. Learn about early theatre, contemporary theatrical productions, improvisational comedy, opera and more.

Fine Arts Diploma Program

Please be aware that we are no longer accepting applications for the Fine Arts Diploma program. The undergraduate Fine Arts Diploma program is currently being phased out.


Click here to see a list of our current arts courses, or sign up for our mailing list and we’ll notify you when our new courses are open for registration.

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UPDATE: Please be aware that we are no longer accepting applications for the Fine Arts Diploma program.
The undergraduate Fine Arts Diploma program is currently being phased out.

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