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Ottawa, ON
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Interactive Media Management (Graduate Certificate)

Program Information
Faculty: School of Media and Design
Degree: Certificate
Field of Study: Web/Multimedia Management and Webmaster
Description This one-year Ontario College Graduate Certificate program prepares students to advance their career in Interactive Media Management. Now in its 20th plus year, this pioneering program is highly concentrated and allows students to develop the professional skill sets needed in today`s market. All courses follow a hands-on approach to experiential learning and emphasize individual skills while giving special importance to teamwork. Students learn fundamentals, from the ground up, of the latest version of the Adobe Master Collection, the industry standard software package. They also learn how to plan, manage, design and prototype various multimedia projects from the ground up to completion. Topics include graphic layout, web and UX design, server-side development, project management, motion graphics, video composition, content management system (CMS), and dynamic media. Some of the programming taught include HTML, CSS, JavaScript, XML and PHP. Students also experience a live client project during the second term, which greatly enhances their portfolio and resume.
Website: Interactive Media Management (Graduate Certificate) at Algonquin College - Graduate Programs
Length: 1 Year(s)
Cost per year:
Test Scores:
  • International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 88]

Applicants with International transcripts must provide proof of the subject specific requirements noted above along with proof of either: IELTS-International English Language Testing Service-Overall band of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each band; OR TOEFL-Internet-based (iBT)-overall 88, with the minimum of 22 in each component: Reading: 22; Listening: 22; Speaking: 22; Writing: 22.

Additional Admission Requirements:
    Ontario College Diploma, Ontario College Advanced Diploma or Degree in a media related field; OR Combination of post-secondary education with related work experience and must submit a detailed resume along with a media related portfolio. Contact the program coordinator for more details. Experience with Windows, Mac or Linux OS, and various software.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Last Updated: December 25, 2018