Education Community

GDC recognizes that a successful design career needs a strong foundation that begins with design education.

In support of design practice and education, GDC provides:

Our community of designers, educators and leaders share knowledge, resources and information and provide access to a diverse network of professional expertise. 

Why is CGD certification important to educators? 

For design educators, CGD certification is a testament to professional knowledge and contribution. GDC's national standards for the profession, certification of services, internship guidelines and ethics serve as a benchmarks for professional practice and inform graphic design education in Canada.

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Featured project by Kaytee Davis, 1st year student, Vancouver Island University, An Anthology in Magazine Format, GDC National Scholarship Applied Arts Award Recipient 2013