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Postgraduate Certificate On Campus

Script to Screen - Advanced Television and Film

Centennial College

12 months
15385 CAD/year
4599 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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The Script to Screen - Advanced Television and Film program at Centennial College offers a comprehensive, in-depth and hands-on understanding of what goes into developing and producing quality feature films and TV shows.  

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This multidisciplinary two-semester post-graduate Script to Screen - Advanced Television and Film program at Centennial College  will be especially beneficial for writers, directors, producers, editors, actors, and other film and television craftspeople who want to expand their industry knowledge.

The major focus of the first semester will be on creating, pitching, outlining, developing, drafting and polishing production-ready short film scripts. During the second semester, you'll have the opportunity to prepare, perform in, shoot and/or post a number of these productions. 

Additionally, Advanced Television and Film - Script to Screen will see you deconstructing classic films, television shows and scripts of all genres. The program will also provide advanced instruction from industry professionals in your major and minor areas of craft interest, along with extensive employment information.

Career Outlook 

  • Director
  • Assistant director
  • Trainee assistant director
  • Personal assistant to the director
  • Cinematographer
  • Camera operator
  • Assistant camera operator
  • Lighting and grip department technician
  • Lighting or grip assistant

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Screenwriting (Short Film Development)
  • Directing 
  • Acting  
  • Production 
  • Post-Production 
  • Camera, Lighting and Sound 

Key information


  • 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. 


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

Academic Requirements 

  • Degree or a three-year college diploma in any discipline
  • We will consider applicants with partial post-secondary education (minimum two years / 8 credits and in good academic standing) and relevant work experience

    Attend a mandatory program admission session where applicants will submit:

    • A current resumé and a letter of intent that will be used as a basis of discussion on program expectations
    • A portfolio of work. One of:
      • a film produced or directed by the applicant
      • an on-camera audition
      • a writing sample, preferably a script

Technological requirements


Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15385 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15385 CAD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    4599 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4599 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.


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