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Campus
Duration
4 Semesters (2 Years)
Credential Awarded
Ontario College Diploma
School
Communication, Art & Design

About the Program

Note: You can also pursue the exclusive two-year Broadcasting - Television Seneca Diploma program. 

In this two-year dual credential diploma program offered by Seneca and York University, you will learn about concepts, audio and video production and how to produce creative and engaging video content.

You will learn basic principles of television broadcasting from a team of expert professionals and develop industry-relevant skills through hands-on learning experiences.

You will obtain both a Seneca diploma in Broadcasting – Television and a Bachelor of Arts degree from York University.

To be eligible for this program, you must be a York University student who has completed:

  • Two years of a BA program or
  • Three years of an honours BA program

To confirm eligibility for this joint program, you will need to contact the Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies Academic Advising Services at York University.

Work Experience

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.

Your Career

As a graduate of this program, you may pursue future career options, such as:

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

Related Careers

Skills

Throughout this program you will develop the following skills:

  • Video editing 
  • Audio and television production

  • Media writing 

  • Camera operations

  • Production planning 

  • Production management 

  • Computer graphics for television  

Affiliations/Associations

  • Broadcast Educators Association of Canada (BEAC)
  • 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)