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Postgraduate Certificate On Campus

Children's Media

Centennial College

12 months
Duration
23078 CAD/year
6899 CAD/year
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About

The Children's Media program at Centennial College not only teaches you how to create memories and childhood heroes of a new generation, it does so in a one-of-a-kind way.  

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Overview

Guided by industry professionals at the School of Communications, Media, Arts and Design, this first-of-its-kind in Canada program teaches you to create, manage and market numerous media products for the rapidly growing children's market.

The Children's Media program at Centennial College explores various media including television, interactive digital media, books and games. This range allows you to hone your creative storytelling abilities, business skills and production management practices for the development of unique and innovative educational or entertaining children's media content. 

You also learn all about the major components of the children's media industry, including production, budget and financing, marketing, publishing and business management. Lastly, you develop insight into child development, and the social and ethical issues related to entertaining children. 

To ensure that you are ready to begin your career as a highly skilled content producer, the one-year Children's Media program includes industry events and an industry field placement in a Canadian media organization. These opportunities allow you to build networking skills and gain contacts to assist in your career launch and growth.

From Polka Dot Door and Mr. Dressup to a Annedroids and Almost Naked Animals, the business of creating exciting, quality children's media is a key part of the Canadian entertainment industry.

Career Outlook

  • Children's writer
  • Marketing specialist
  • Project manager
  • Content manager
  • Children's TV producer
  • Children's multi-platform producer

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Integrated Media for Children's Entertainment
  • The Business of Children's Entertainment 
  • Survey of Children's Entertainment
  • Team Building 
  • Writing for Children's Entertainment 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • International students: Apply early! Allow approximately four to six months before start for admission and Study Permit/Visa processing. 

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Academic Requirements

  • College diploma or university degree program in any discipline
  • We will consider applicants who have successfully completed partial post-secondary education (minimum two years) and have relevant work experience

Additional Requirements  

Attend a mandatory program admission session where applicants will:

  • Submit an up-to-date resume
  • Complete a writing assessment

Note: After applying, applicants will receive a letter with instructions on how to book the program admission session.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23078 CAD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 23078 CAD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    6899 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6899 CAD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Toronto

1502 - 2563 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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