Diploma in Arts, Literature and Communication: Art and Design Option

General

Program Description

Diploma in Arts, Literature and Communications: Art and Design Option

The Arts, Literature and Communication program is intended for students willing to experiment with artistic production while gaining a more in-depth general culture in order to better understand and appreciate artistic and literary works.

Throughout your studies in Arts, Literature and Communication, Arts and Design Option, you will take part in various artistic events such as visiting renowned institutions as well as alternative venues. Furthermore, you will actively participate in these events while enjoying the intercultural environment of Montreal. These experiences will lead you to apply critical thinking, discussion and an overall openness towards the deeper meanings, implications and values of art.

The development of all these competencies aims to involve students so that they become an agent of change in our current and future society.

University Prospects

  • Architecture*
  • Art and the Science of Entertainment
  • Art History
  • Communication
  • Digital and Media Imagery
  • Education
  • Film Studies
  • Industrial Design*
  • Interior Design*
  • Journalism
  • Literature
  • New Medias
  • Scenography
  • Theater
  • Visual and Media Arts

* Mathematics prerequisites apply

General Education Courses

  • 3 Physical Education courses (90 h)
  • 3 Philosophy courses (150 h)
  • 4 Language and Literature courses (240 h)
  • 2 Second Language courses (90 h)
  • 2 Complementary courses (90 h)

* The College reserves the right to substitute certain courses.

Consentration Courses

  • Research Methods in Arts and Design (45 h)
  • Aesthetic and Cultural Foundations of the Western World (60 h)
  • Exploring Creating Techniques- Arts et Design (60 h)
  • 20th Century Arts and Design (45 h)
  • Studio I (45 h)
  • Art and Technologies I (45 h)
  • Critical Approaches (45 h)
  • Refusal, Protest and Transformations (45 h)
  • Planning an Artistic Event - Arts and Design (45 h)
  • Studio II (45 h)
  • Art and Technologies II (45 h)
  • Current Issues in Arts and Design (45 h)
  • Integration Project in Arts and Design (90 h)
  • Media and Art Scenes (45 h)

Admission criteria

Have obtained a Secondary School Diploma (DES) and completed the following courses :

  • Language of Instruction from Secondary V
  • Second Language from Secondary V
  • Mathematics from Secondary IV
  • Physical Sciences from Secondary IV
  • History from Secondary IV

or

Have obtained a Professional Studies Diploma (DEP) and completed the following courses:

  • Language if Instruction from Secondary V
  • Second Language from Secondary V
  • Mathematics from Secondary IV

or
Have obtained an equivalent education or an instruction deemed sufficient. Every case will be analysed by the college.

Level

Upon completion of this program, students will receive a Diploma of Collegial Studies (DEC).

Last updated May 2019

About the School

Being the largest bilingual college in North America, LaSalle College counts five speciality schools with over 60 programs to choose from. Each year, its campus welcomes close to 25% of its student po ... Read More

Being the largest bilingual college in North America, LaSalle College counts five speciality schools with over 60 programs to choose from. Each year, its campus welcomes close to 25% of its student population from all corners of the globe. From the very first week of class up until the day you graduate, LaSalle College walks the extra mile for its students. Read less