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Summer Registration Now Open for Adult Programs

April 16th, 2018|

This summer we investigate the impact and influence of color with courses that dive deep into its theoretical, psychological, perceptual, and emotional aspects. Students will learn to quantify and qualify color from an art and design perspective to gain a deeper understanding of hue, saturation, value, intensity, chroma, and full spectrum color. Fill out my online [...]

Adult Certificate Programs Policies

February 24th, 2017|

Adult Certificate Programs Policies Becoming a Certificate Student Prospective certificate students may apply by submitting a completed Certificate Application to the Continuing Education (CE) Office at any time during the academic year. Students who wish to pursue a certificate must first enroll in a CE certificate program course. Students who take [...]

Adult Certificate Programs FAQs

February 20th, 2017|

Adult Certificate Programs FAQs General RISD|CE Certificate Programs are designed to facilitate personal and professional development, by engaging students in sustained exploration and learning in specific creative disciplines. These non-credit certificates equip students with skills, confidence, proficiency and real world experience to accelerate creative lives and work. For [...]

Teen Certificate Programs

February 20th, 2017|

Teen Certificate Programs Teen certificate programs for ages 13-17 offer you the chance to focus your studies as you develop your artistic abilities. Whether for creative self-expression or to prepare for artistic endeavors after high school, these programs broaden your horizon and increase skill levels while building confidence and maturity. Students considering a teen [...]

Adult Certificate Programs

February 20th, 2017|

Certificate Programs Overview Certificate Programs: For creative lives and work RISD has an unparalleled reputation for producing highly skilled, successful and internationally renowned creative practitioners. With more than 100 years of expertise nurturing ‘critical making, thinking and innovation’ and ‘applying the principles of art and design to the requirements of [...]

RISD|CE Celebrates 2018 Certificate Program Graduates

June 6th, 2018|

Friends, family members and instructors gathered in the RISD Auditorium the evening of June 5 to celebrate the accomplishments of students receiving certificates for completion of studies in RISD Continuing Education certificate programs. At this year’s ceremony and reception, 50 students received certificates in nine RISD|CE programs: Animation Children’s Book Illustration Graphic Design Interactive Design [...]

RISD|CE Certificate Commencement Ceremonies: Tuesday, June 5

May 18th, 2018|

Friends, family members and instructors will gather in the RISD Auditorium the evening of June 5 to celebrate the achievements of students receiving certificates for completion of studies in RISD Continuing Education certificate programs. At this year’s ceremony and reception, 50 students are expected to receive certificates in nine RISD|CE programs: Animation Children’s Book Illustration [...]

Product Development + Manufacturing Course Descriptions

December 18th, 2017|

Product Development + Manufacturing Course Descriptions Core: Level One Courses Refer to Certificate Program Guide for specific semesters offered. Drawing is an essential means of communicating, and central to every artist’s and designer's practice. This class is a more rigorous and sustained introduction to the drawing medium. Drawing I [...]

Photography Course Descriptions

December 18th, 2017|

Photography Course Descriptions Core: Level One Courses Refer to Certificate Program Guide for specific semesters offered. Drawing is an essential means of communicating, and central to every artist’s and designer's practice. This class is a more rigorous and sustained introduction to the drawing medium. Drawing I students begin learning [...]

Jewelry + Light Metals Course Descriptions

December 18th, 2017|

Jewelry + Light Metals Course Descriptions Core: Level One Courses Refer to Certificate Program Guide for specific semesters offered. Drawing is an essential means of communicating, and central to every artist’s and designer's practice. This class is a more rigorous and sustained introduction to the drawing medium. Drawing I [...]