Workshops and info sessions

The Career Development office offers an evolving series of seminars, workshops and drop-in clinics that emphasize the enhancement of transferable and professional skill sets which contribute to long-term success. Our goal is to help students build and capitalize on their knowledge and abilities to improve their career-readiness within increasingly specialized and challenging professional fields.

Sessions are open to all students and new graduates (subject to capacity). Core resources referenced in these sessions can be found on our “Tools and resources” page.

February / March 2017

Résumé/CV, portfolio and interview skills drop-in clinics

Wednesday, Feb 15 from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.

Thursday, Feb 16 from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.

Wednesday, Mar 1 from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.
Thursday, Mar 2 from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Mar 8 from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.
Thursday, Mar 9 from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Mar 15 from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.
Thursday, Mar 16 from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.
Thursday, Mar 23 from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Mar 29 from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.
Thursday, Mar 30 from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.

All sessions will take place in the Learning Zone, 113 McCaul St.

 

University of the Arts London info session

Are you interested in applying to University of the Arts London in the UK?

Join us for this information session to learn about Study Abroad opportunities and MA options.  This session, conducted by International Academic, Annette Bellwood, will provide you with information on the six Colleges at University of the Arts London (UAL), the application process, and how to prepare your portfolio.

UAL is made up of six prestigious Colleges, each with a history dating back to the 19th or early 20th century.
- Camberwell College of Arts
- Central Saint Martins
- Chelsea College of Arts
- London College of Communication
- London College of Fashion
- Wimbledon College of Arts

Tuesday, February 14th from 12:00 - 1:00pm

The session will take place in Room 284 of 100 McCaul St.

FREE LUNCH WILL BE PROVIDED! 

UAL
Image credit: Molly Butt, MFA Fine Art, Wimbledon College of Arts

 

Fairs and Events

DESIGN CAREER FAIR - March 21 + 22

Tuesday, March 21st - Industry information sessions and workshops 

  • The Lambert Lounge (Rm 187), OCAD University, 100 McCaul St.
    (Exact locations and times TBD)

Wednesday, March 22nd - Design Career Fair, "THE MAIN EVENT"

  • 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
    The Great Hall, OCAD University, 100 McCaul St.

Design Career Fair 2017 poster v2

Portfolio reviews. Networking with creative teams. Industry insight. Drop by to meet with cutting-edge companies and learn about their approach to talent recruitment and careers in design!