Creative problem-solving, critical thinking and collaboration skills — along with personal and aesthetic values — are essential for a successful career in film, animation, classical music, jazz, theatre or visual arts.

The dynamic programs at Capilano University give students the opportunity to develop skills for success in the contemporary fine and applied arts.

Capilano University’s Faculty of Fine & Applied Arts is widely recognized for specialized programs in motion picture arts, animation, music, theatre, costuming, design and more. 

Working with industry professionals and acclaimed artists in small classes, you’ll receive individual attention and support throughout your time at CapU. Practicums, developed in collaboration with our industry and community partners, are offered in many of our programs. 

We offer a flexible range of credentials from certificates through degrees, as well as introductory and specialized summer programs.

Discover what our Faculty of Fine & Applied Arts programs have to offer.

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