Oct.8th 2013

  1. Communications Media programs available to students include multimedia, marketing, web design and writing, new media and videography. They also offer programs in the marketing and communication departments of businesses, government departments/agencies and non-profit organizations, or as a freelance communications professionals.

  2. The programs offer:
  • research, write and design communications such as press releases, brochures and profiles
  • use graphic design, photography and videography to enhance written content
  • design, write for and edit effective websites
  • create and edit content using current software applications such as Photoshop, InDesign, Dreamweaver and Flash
  • produce corporate video and audio for the web and other applications
  • establish and operate a business through a course in freelance and project management.

3. The fees for some post-secondary programs are:
  • domestic $3,770.08
  • international $12,950
  • Camera kit – approximately $550; $20 permonth subscription to Adobe Creative Cloud.

4. To get into Communications Media you need a:
  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent, or mature student status
  • Grade 12 English (ENG4C or ENG4U). If English is not your first language, refer to the English Language Proficiency Policy
  • Three Grade 11 or Grade 12C, U or M courses in addition to those listed above
6. You need a variety of different skills including: Interpersonal skills
Communication skills
Critical Thinking
IT skills
presentation skills etc.