Where you have permission to reframe the way you look at the world, your art practice, and the way you collaborate. Engage in courses and practices that help you create a future you’re excited about.
School of Design
An online intensive for changemakers
Respond critically to world
events and uncertainty
Challenge yourself through a series of prompts, where you’ll learn to research, discover new materials, and explore and develop new work that reflects issues around creativity during times of distress.
Follow a flexible schedule that
works for your life
Through a mix of live and recorded video sessions using Zoom and our learning management system, you will share work in progress, present projects and ideas, and connect with instructors one-on-one and in small groups.
Session I: September 16–October 15
Session II: October 28–November 26
Session I: March 2–31
Session II: April 13–May 12
Students must take courses in multiple sessions in order to complete all Advanced Program Online certificate requirements.
Expand your creativity through a certificate track
Students who enroll in RISD’s Advanced Program Online join a certificate track designed to develop a comprehensive approach to creativity, including building fundamental skills, stretching conceptual abilities and learning to successfully present your portfolio.