Launch Your Journalism Career Today

Turn your passion for storytelling into a journalism career in today’s multiplatform environment. In this intensive 15-week program you’ll receive training in television, radio and digital journalism in our high-definition newsroom, studios and editing suites from industry accomplished instructors. You’ll graduate with a collective of advanced theoretical and practical knowledge needed to obtain a career as a multiplatform reporter, investigative journalist, specialized content writer/producer, host/anchor, or videographer/editor. You’ll also have your own online portfolio, business plan and the entrepreneurial skills to succeed in a wide range of media/related opportunities.

The program runs Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Each day begins with in-class lectures and demonstrations. You’ll be assigned daily projects that push you to develop radio, television and digital productions developed throughout the day. Mini-features will also be developed over the length of the program.

Join a growing list of graduates working with industry leaders including CBC, CP24, CTV, Sportsnet, TSN, NBC and ABC.

Apply now as space is limited.

Application deadline is April 26, 2019.

What You’ll Learn

  • Multiplatform Reporting - TV / Radio / Digital Journalism
    (Emphasis on News / Sports / Entertainment / Weather, Health and Business)
  • Announcing / On-Camera Presence
  • The Integrated Newsroom with Social Media Updates
  • The HD Camera and Avid Media Composer Editing Workshops
  • Specialized Writing / Content Producing Workshops
  • Investigative Techniques – Data Journalism / Field Research
  • Performing Live Hits and 1-on-1 Interviews
  • Ethical / Legal Concerns and Dilemmas
  • Freelance Journalism / Pitching Your Story / A Business Plan
  • The Multiplatform Demo

Along with your completed online portfolio you will receive a Certificate upon graduation.

Tuition

$4,650.00 for Canadian Citizens/ Landed Immigrants. A $1,000 non-refundable deposit is required upon acceptance to the program. The remaining amount is required by April 26, 2019.

This program is not funded by the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities, therefore students are not eligible for OSAP funding.

Journalism Diploma

We also offer Journalism as a two year diploma program. Learn more.

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    This year’s program runs from: May 6 – August 16, 2019

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“At Seneca I received the hands-on training and knowledge to transition into the world of television news. If you can excel here, you can exce l in the industry.”

Stephanie Bertini
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Program Co-ordinator

Barbara Caines
  416.491.5050 ext. 33299
  barbara.caines@senecacollege.ca

An expert in the field who knows the ins and outs of the program. Contact our program co-ordinator for more info on the program and career opportunities.

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