Advanced Studio Practice

Advanced Studio Practice

Certificate | 1 YEAR | 3 SEMESTERS

In Advanced Studio Practice, you will:

  • Build upon your NBCCD Diploma, a BFA, or equivalent experience by developing and implementing a professional career plan in design, fine craft or visual arts.
  • Create an independent body of work using on-site studio facilities and equipment, and work collaboratively with celebrated faculty advisors and professional mentors.
  • Take your work out of the studio and into the greater community by networking and planning self-guided projects such as artist residencies, pop-up shows, exhibitions, wholesale opportunities, and more.
  • Connect with other recent graduates and emerging professional artists as they evolve their distinct career goals alongside you. — Gain the tools and confidence to present yourself and your work in-person and online.
  • Improve your time management, self-motivation and goal-setting skills to prepare for ongoing professional practice.
  • Acquire business skills and employ successful entrepreneurial strategies to manage multiple creative activities and income streams.

Interested in finding out more?

Contact: The Registrar’s Office, toll free, 1-877-400-1107 or email nbccdrecruiting@gnb.ca

  • Areas of Study
    • Independent Study in the Visual Arts
    • Professional Studio Practice
    • Mentors and Networking
    • Community Engagement
    • Active Web Presence
    • Portfolio Development
    • Promotion and Marketing
    • Business Practices
    • Entrepreneurship and Career Development
  • Career Possibilities

    Advanced Studio Practice is a unique program where instructors help you to assess your current professional practice and define the next steps for your individual career. You will graduate with the business skills, networking know-how and enhanced studio practice to launch into self-employment or a successful career in the creative cultural sector.

  • Course List

    Fall 1

    CASP 3000
    Professional Studio Practice I

    CASP 3001
    Research Studio

    CASP 3005
    Lecture Seminar

    CASP 3011
    Business Practices

    Winter 1

    CASP 3004
    Professional Studio Practice II

    CASP 3002
    Mentors and Networking

    CASP 3007
    Career Practices

    CASP 3010
    Marketing and Branding

    Spring 1

    CASP 3012
    Professional Studio Practice III

    CASP 3008
    Presentation and Final Review

  • Portfolio Requirements

    (1) The $50 application fee is in Canadian dollars, applies to Canadian citizens and Permanent Residents and is non-refundable and subject to change without notice. International applicants pay a $100 Canadian application fee. See International Students for more information.

    (2) Equivalent experience is determined by the College assessing your combination of learning and experience through recognition of prior learning. If you are 21 years of age and have past experience, you may be assessed as a Mature Applicant.

    The College may contact you for an interview, it is important to consider why you want to study with us and your future goals.

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At the New Brunswick College of Craft & Design, you are not just a number. Find lasting friendships with like-minded creatives as you get to know your peers in our small classes, with hands-on training from practicing artisans that you'll get to know on a first name basis.