Spring and Summer 2021 online courses at OCAD University now open for registration

Visit our website: ocadu.ca/continuingstudies


More online courses to choose from
Upgrade your skills from home! We are expanding our online course offerings, including some of our most popular studio courses. Our online courses are delivered through a series of tutorials and assignments that you can complete at your own pace.

Here are some courses you can take online:

  • Adobe Photoshop (starts April 7 and July 8)
  • Character Design Studio (starts July 8)
  • Documentary Photography Studio (starts June 29)
  • Inclusive Design for Digital Media (starts June 10)
  • Intellectual Property and Licensing for Creative Professionals (starts May 20)
  • Intro to Entrepreneurship for Artists and Designers (starts May 19)
  • User Interface (UI) and User Experience (UX) Design (starts May 12 and July 15)
  • Watercolour Painting Studio (starts May 20)

Visit our website for a full list of online courses.

Meet Students and Instructors from Continuing Studies
Watch new videos from students and instructors! Learn more about our courses and certificates, the student experience, and what we have to offer.

New Micro-Credentials
Stackable skills for the changing creative job market.
Our new micro-credentials provide the flexibility to customize your learning experience to develop specific skills and core competencies. Earn your digital badge with micro-credentials that stack into our certificate programs.

Online Exhibition Now Live! – Private Lives

Artwork exploring the personal, with reflections and introspection that open a door to home life in its many different forms. Featuring work from students in the School of Continuing Studies at OCAD U.


Anastasia Tiller, Internal Life of Skippy and Daniel, hand hooked rugs, acrylic and wool on burlap, 2020

Lunch Time Continuing Studies Online Information Session
Are you interested in Continuing Studies at OCAD U? Sign-up for this free online lunch time information session on Thursday, April 8, 2021 from 12:00-1:00 PM ET. Tune in to learn more about Continuing Studies at OCAD U and what we have to offer. Get information about our courses, certificates, and micro-credentials. See how online courses work. Continuing Studies staff and an instructor will be live to answer any of your questions. Join us to find out how Continuing Studies at OCAD U can help you achieve your goals.