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Postgraduate Certificate On Campus

Radio and Media Production

Humber College

18 months
Duration
13331 CAD/year
3864 CAD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

In the Radio and Media Production graduate certificate program from Humber College, students develop the skills to make entertaining and engaging broadcasts and podcasts. 

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Overview

Imagine combining the experience of your degree or diploma with new skills in audio storytelling and broadcasting. Graduates of the Radio and Media Production graduate certificate program from Humber College are working in all aspects of radio and podcast production across Canada. Many are instrumental in some of Canada's most popular podcasts, and some have been recognized at the 2019 Canadian Podcasting Awards.

Students get hands-on experience in:

  • radio and audio production studio techniques
  • on-air announcing
  • newscast performance and sports reporting
  • hosting live music and public affairs programs
  • writing stories, shows, commercials and scripts
  • radio programming
  • promotions
  • interviewing techniques and more

They produce exciting audio and visual content including video and podcasts in Humber’s leading-edge production studios.

Students learn about the latest trends and developments in broadcasting and podcasting, and prepare for careers in media production including on-air, on-camera, online and social media. They create original digital audio content and experience the thrill of having their work distributed by broadcast on the radio, podcast streaming or other means including social media.

Students take intensive classes and workshops with expert faculty where they apply their new skills to studio and broadcast operations. By second semester, students can perform live in our streaming or broadcast radio stations as a music host, newscaster or announcer. Hands-on training in on-air performance is provided through Humber’s student radio station, 96.9FM, which is also streamed online and through various listening apps. Students will focus on creative studio production techniques and on-air operations and on virtual online production techniques.

Your Career

Radio and podcasting are thriving fields around the world. With our program behind you, you’ll have what it takes to succeed in the radio and podcasting industries. Our graduates work as music and talk show hosts, podcast producers, voice-over artists and announcers, creative writers and producers, news and sports personalities and reporters, audio and content producers, program managers, and industry executives.

Recent grads have launched their new careers in podcasting at enterprises including E-One Entertainment, Canada Land, independent productions, and in radio broadcasting at CBC Radio, Bell Media radio stations, 680 News, MyFM, Corus Radio, Zoomer Radio and other radio stations across Canada.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Radio Performance - Announcing
  • Radio Content - News, Sports, Current Affairs
  • Studio Operation Basics
  • Writing for Radio and Media
  • Podcast and Feature Production
  • The World of Radio

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

A bachelor’s degree, advanced diploma or diploma

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    13331 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19997 CAD for the full programme during 18 months.
  • National

    3864 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5796 CAD for the full programme during 18 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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