|Study location||Canada, Ontario, Oakville|
|Nominal duration||1 year/ 2 semesters|
|Tuition fee||CA$18,432 per year
The fees shown here are estimates only for and are subject to change. The above fee includes tuition (CA$15,734), health insurance and ancillary fees.
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|Registration fee||CA$400 one-time
The registration fee includes the non-refundable application fee (CA$100) and the refundable deposit fee (CA$300).
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High School / Secondary Education (or higher)
To be eligible for admission, you must possess a high school diploma including these required courses (or equivalents):
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
For direct admission, you must be from an English speaking country or, you must provide proof of English proficiency in one of the following ways:
If your IELTS/TOEFL score does not meet the minimum English language requirement for direct entry, you may choose to enter the English Language Studies (ESL) program, offered by Sheridan College, which is an intensive, full-time academic program.
Put yourself on the path to a creative media career!
The Sheridan Media Fundamentals program offers a foundation curriculum in film, broadcasting, journalism and digital media.
Gain great skills
You’ll acquire basic skills and concepts in:
- Web and computer technology
- Sound and camera
- Television and film production
- Media history
- Communications theory
- Visual design
Additional areas of study
You’ll also refine academic skills such as research, writing, and preparing and delivering presentations, which will serve you no matter which area of media studies you choose to pursue.
Gain a broad foundation
You’ll be introduced to a broad range of media skills to prepare you for advancement into further media studies. This program fills an important gap year for students who have yet to select, or do not yet qualify, for competitive, advanced-level study. Sheridan graduates’ broad learning objectives best prepare them to enter programs focused towards a media career.
By taking this suite of media courses, you’ll learn about your interests and abilities while charting a course for more advanced media studies.
You’ll exit the program with a broad, foundational skill set that will prepare you for advanced educational opportunities in a variety of creative fields.
You’ll be qualified to compete for entry into Sheridan programs such as:
- Visual Merchandising Arts
A Media Fundamentals certificate is a big first step on the journey towards a media career. After completing the program, you’ll be ready to thrive in whatever media studies discipline you choose to specialize in.
You’ll be prepared to compete for entry into Sheridan programs such as:
- Bachelor of Film and Television
- Visual Merchandising Arts
- Advertising Account Management/Advertising and Marketing Communications – Management
- Technical Production for Theatre and Live Events