Note: You can also pursue the dual credential Broadcasting – Radio program offered by Seneca and York University where you can earn a Seneca diploma and a Bachelor of Arts degree.
In this two-year Broadcasting – Radio diploma program, you will experience engaging, hands-on learning that focuses on the principles of on-air presentation, script-writing and audio production. Your interest in radio broadcasting will blend well with the pre-professional training that you will receive in radio production and presentation.
You will benefit from the real work experience gained in one hundred hours of field placement in a professional broadcast setting. This component of the curriculum is both critical to your career success and a requirement for graduation.
"The biggest thing for me was the technical aspect. It gave me a leg up because I entered the business at the dawn of video journalism. If you wanted an entry-level job, you had to bring more to the table. Those skills certainly helped."
Broadcasting – Radio, Broadcasting – Television
“The skills I learned as a broadcast student helped me to find a position before I even graduated, which was great. In addition to what I learned in the classroom, I also learned the importance and value of engagement. To any students currently in the program, I would recommend they take advantage of every opportunity to get involved as it can open many doors.”
Senior Development Officer, Seneca College
Broadcasting – Radio
As a graduate of this program, you may pursue future career options, such as:
Positions in production houses, training departments and school boards
Throughout this program you will develop the following skills:
Sales and marketing
Copywriting for the radio