Emily Carr University of Art and Design in Canada
Emily Carr University of Art and Design (formerly Carr Institute of Art and Design Emily) is a post-secondary college located on the island public Granville in Vancouver, BC, Canada. Founded in 1925 as the Vancouver School of Decorative and Applied Arts, it was named after the artist Emily Carr Canada.
Emily Carr Institute of Art and Design of the arms, boots, flag, badge and has been registered with the Canadian Heraldic Authority on April 20, 2007. On April 28, 2008, the provincial government informed newspaper intention amended Act at the University of British Columbia legislature to recognize Emily Carr Institute of Art and Design as a full university, named Emily Carr University of Art and Design. The university began operating under the new name on September 1, 2008.
Emily Carr University of Art and Design, construction of the South, the main campus, Granville Island
Emily Carr is one of the oldest universities in British Columbia and is the only one is reserved for professional education and learning in the arts, media and design. Formerly known as the Vancouver School of Art, which was founded in 1925 as the Vancouver School of Decorative and Applied Arts. In 1978, ECU has been designated a provincial hospital before moving to Granville Island in 1980. The second building Granville Island was opened in 1995. In 1995, ECU has been granted authority to grant bachelor Profile: BFA and BDes and honors: honorary doctor Letters (D.Litt), honorary doctor of Laws (D.Laws) and honorary doctor of technology (D.Technology). In 1997, ECU has been granted authority to offer Bachelor of Media Arts (BMA). In 2006, ECI launched a Master of Applied Arts (MAA) and open the Digital Studio intersections. In 2007, Great Northern Way conglomerates constitute Emily Carr, UBC, SFU and BCIT launched the Master of Digital Media program (MDM) at the Great Northern Way Campus.
Emily Carr specializes in sustainable design, photography, new media, visual arts, media, interactive media, animation, industrial design, product design, ceramics , sculpture, communication design, illustration and art.
President of the Institute is Dr. Ron Burnett was in the position for 14 years.
Degree programs include:
+Bachelor of Fine Arts in Animation, Film / Video, Illustration, Visual Arts, General Fine Arts, and Photography
+Bachelor of Design Communication Design, Interaction Design or Industrial Design
+Bachelor of Arts in Communications
+Master of Applied Arts in Visual Arts, Design and Media Arts