Fine Arts - Certificate (2017/18)
|Total Cost (tuition & fees)||$3,593.40|
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All students that apply to the College are required to pay the $30 application fee. The application fee for international students is $100. Trades Apprenticeship students who are new to the College pay a one-time application fee per trade.
|Student Association Fee:|
For credit based courses there is an $11.50 student association fee for each course. The maximum student associate fee is 3 courses per semester for a total of $34.50. Some programs (Trades, Vocational & Health) are charged based on number of weeks they are in session. For these programs the student association fee is $2.30 per week of study (an 8 week program is charged $2.30 x 8 weeks = $18.40 fee).
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Students that are enrolled in full time studies at College of the Rockies pay a bus pass fee for unlimited access to public transit in the Cranbrook area. This fee only applies to students enrolled in an On-campus program at the Cranbrook and Gold Creek campus (online students are not required to pay bus pass fees).
|Health and Dental Fee:|
An annual fee of $225 for the Health & Dental Plan is charged to students registered in the Fall Term in nine or more face-to-face (in-class) credits/hours or enrolled in full-time programs lasting for at least nine weeks of study. This plan provides you with extended health and dental coverage for some of those services not covered by the BC MSP and other health-care programs.
*These prices are for domestic students and may not be 100% accurate. However, these estimates will give you an adequate idea of tuition and fees for our programs. These prices do not include textbook costs. All prices are subject to change.
This two semester program exposes students to a combination of visual, language and performing arts courses. The Fine Arts Certificate Program provides students the opportunity to explore their creative side. Students need to take the required courses which give them an overview of history, philosophy and practice. Students can then select courses in creative writing, acting, painting, drawing and sculpture allowing them a venue to discern their talent.
Minimum 65% in English 12 or equivalent or ENGL 090 or ENGL 091
Three Required Courses:
- ENGL 100 - English Composition
- ENGL 101 - Introduction to Poetry and Drama or ENGL 102 Introduction to Prose Fiction
- FA 100 - Introduction to Fine Arts or FA 101 Contemporary Art: A History
Total Credits 9
Five courses in Fine Arts
Choose five from this group:
- ACT 100 - Introduction to Acting
- CRWT 101 - Creative Writing 1
- CRWT 102 - Creative Writing 2
- FA 105 - Studio Foundations
- FA 106 - Introduction to Drawing
- FA 107 - Sculpture
- FA 108 - Introduction to Painting
- FA 208 - Special Projects
- FA 215 - Film Studies
- FA 217 - Sculpture 2 - Mixed Media
- FA 218 - Painting 2
- FA 220 - Film Production
Total Credits 15
Choose any two elective courses from:
- Humanities, Social Sciences or Sciences 6
Total Certificate Credits 30
Many of our programs and courses allow you to transfer to other colleges and universities in Canada. You can also apply to get transfer credits from past courses that will go towards completing your program here at College of the Rockies.
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Program Transfer Opportunities
We have setup block transfer agreements with other colleges and universities to help you continue your studies once you have completed your program. If we don't have a transfer agreement for your program you can usually transfer your individual courses to another college or university in Canada.
If you are transferring to a BC college or university visit the BC Transfer website to see if our courses transfer to that institution.
Block transfer agreements
Once you have completed your studies you have the opportunity to transfer all or most of the credits you have earned to the following institution:
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Example of Course Outline for Fine Arts - Certificate