Give your career a creative edge.

With everything from one-day workshops, an array of art courses, weeklong summer campsmicro-credentials, to one-year certificate, Continuing Education provides programming for anyone dedicated to self-improvement, professional development, or life-long learning. 

Find it all at AUArts' School of Continuing Education and Professional Development.​

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FREE 1-hour Bootcamps

Take your art sales and small business to the next level with Groundfloor Labs Bootcamps

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Weeklong Summer course registration open now

Personal Interest Courses

Get into the studio for full days of constructive productivity away from your usual daily interruptions with weeklong summer courses with courses in drawing, abstract painting, and jewellery. 

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Summer camps

Teen art & design camps

Nurture your teen’s creativity with one of AUArts studio-based summer art and design courses in Animation, Cartooning, Drawing, Fashion and more. 

2022 Registration OPEN NOW

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Kids summer camps

Watch your child’s imagination grow as they learn to express themselves through art in one of AUArts theme-based kids camps including Cartooning, Space Quest, Unicorn Magic, and more! 

2022 Registration OPEN NOW

University pathway programs


Want to pursue your creative dreams but don’t quite have the marks yet? Artstream will help get you there.


Pre-College program

Get creative and experience a slice of university life in our Pre-College program this summer. 

Registration open until June 10! Enroll now and start your art school journey.

Pre-College program


Animation certificate

Our Animation Certificate program will prepare you to explore many roles in the creative technology industry. This one-year certificate program is offered online with courses taking place during evenings and weekends. 

Registration opens Spring 2022. 

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Web & data certificates

Invest in your future by learning highly sought-after skills in Web Development, JavaScript, and Data Analytics. This six-week certificate program is offered online with courses taking place during evenings and weekends.

Registration open. 

Workshops & bootcamps

Build fundamental skills for career success in our entrepreneurial workshops, or one-to-three hour bootcamps.

Workshops & Bootcamps

Personal interest courses

Join an array of arts courses taught by practicing artists and professionals. Drawing, Painting, Ceramics, Design, and more.

Personal interest

Teen courses & kids camps

Creative exploration for young people, led by professional artists.

Teen courses and kids camps