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Broadcasting - Television

Tuition fee CA$16,523 per year

The fees shown here are estimates only for two semesters and are subject to change. The above fee includes tuition (CA$15,220), health insurance and ancillary fees.

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Registration fee CA$390 one-time

The registration fee includes the non-refundable application fee (CA$90) and the refundable deposit fee (CA$300).

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Accommodation fee CA$1,500 per month

The above fee is an estimated amount for living expenses during one month.

  • Including the cost of food, rent, transportation and other living expenses (varies depending on your living preferences).
  • Estimated living expenses are to be used as a guide only and are subject to change.

There are a lot of housing options for you to choose from depending on your needs and preferences. Be sure to find a place close to your campus and easily accessible by regular and frequent public transit.

More information

senecacollege.ca/..rams/fulltime/RTVT.html 

Overview

In this two-year diploma program, you will learn about concepts, audio and video production and how to produce creative and engaging video content from scriptwriting through to a final audio mix and everything in between. The hands-on experience offered by expert professionals, combined with your interest in video production, will enable you to become proficient in creating professional content for a variety of different platforms.

Note: You can also pursue the concurrent credential Broadcasting – Television program offered by Seneca and York University where you can earn a Seneca diploma and a Bachelor of Arts degree.

Skills

Throughout this program you will develop the following skills:

  • Video editing
  • Audio production
  • Television production
  • Media writing
  • Camera operations
  • Production planning
  • Production management
  • Computer graphics for television

Affiliations/Associations

  • Canadian Media Educators (CME)
  • Canadian Association of Broadcasters (CAB)
  • Ontario Association of Broadcasters (OAB)
  • Corporate Television Association
  • Radio and Television News Directors Association (RTNDA)
  • Society of Motion Picture & Television Engineers (SMPTE)

Field Placement

This program includes a valuable field placement that allows you to put your studies to practice in a professional broadcast setting. You’ll be required to complete 100 hours of field placement before graduating from this program.

Career opportunities

When you graduate from this program, these are the types of career options that you can explore:

  • Television producer
  • Video producer
  • Programmer
  • Production co-ordinator
  • Production manager
  • Camera operator
  • Editor
  • Technical director
  • Post-production audio mixer

You may find yourself on television, cable, Internet, commercial, industrial and education production.

Apply Now! Winter 2023
Application start
Feb 21, 2022
Application deadline
Oct 31, 2022, 11:59:59 PM
America/Toronto time
Studies commence
Jan 2, 2023

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply Now! Winter 2023
Application start
Feb 21, 2022
Application deadline
Oct 31, 2022, 11:59:59 PM
America/Toronto time
Studies commence
Jan 2, 2023

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States