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College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years

Field of study
Computer graphics

1 year to less than 2 years

Work setting
Graphic design firm, Printing shop
Personal suitability
Client focus, Efficient interpersonal skills, Initiative, Team player
Estimate costs of materials and time to complete graphic designs and illustrations, Adapt existing illustrations, Consult with clients to determine the nature and content of illustrations in order to meet their communications needs, Develop and produce realistic or representational sketches and final illustrations, Produce 2-D and 3-D animated drawings or computer illustrations, Work in a multidisciplinary environment, Co-ordinate all aspects of production for print, audio-visual or electronic materials, Consult with clients to establish the overall look, graphic elements and content of communications materials, Determine the medium best suited to produce the desired visual effect and the most appropriate vehicle for communication, Develop the graphic elements that meet the clients’ objectives, Establish guidelines for illustrators or photographers, Prepare sketches, layouts and graphic elements, Use existing photo and illustration banks and typography guides
Security and safety
Criminal record check
Work conditions and physical capabilities
Fast-paced environment, Attention to detail