Media Programs

Whether you dream of a career behind the camera, in front of the camera, or creating worlds with words or visuals, George Brown Media programs offer training options for you. Housed at 230 Richmond, the programs are co-located with Toronto and Canada’s first and only YouTube Space!

For those who have an interest in media but aren’t certain where to start, our Media Foundation will prepare you to move into our Video Design & Production or the School of Design’s Interaction Design & Development programs.

The new Video Design & Production is a four semester program which moves past traditional broadcast media into the new world of media as it continues to evolve with new technologies. Extra curricular projects will be supported as the program will be a centre piece in which cross-collaboration with the other media programs.

Our brand new four semester Acting for Media program moves past just acting for film and television and comprises training needed to succeed as a screen actor whether for film, television, online, game, or interactive mediums. Students will learn to be adaptive to all media and apply their craft as a professional actor and voice-over artist.

Our three semester postgraduate Screenwriting and Narrative Design program provides students with the training and experience needed to work as a writer in the ever-evolving media field. This program will guide you through the development of compelling content for video games, television, film and interactive media.

Finally, the new Visual Effects three semester program allows students with previous knowledge of modelling or animation to hone their skills in an intensive program with basic tasks as visual clean up of film backgrounds to creating whole new worlds for film, television, and game.

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CERTIFICATE PROGRAMS

2018-2019
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Credential: George Brown College Certificate
This seven-week certificate program is specifically designed for actors who have graduated from recognized theatre schools and wish to acquire, develop and deepen their on-camera acting skills in order to move confidently between the worlds of stage and screen.
2017-2018
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Credential: George Brown College Certificate
This seven-week certificate program is specifically designed for actors who have graduated from recognized theatre schools and wish to acquire, develop and deepen their on-camera acting skills in order to move confidently between the worlds of stage and screen.
2017-2018
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Credential: Ontario College Certificate
The Media Foundation program offers students the chance to explore a variety of media career options while developing the skills necessary to succeed in diploma and advanced diploma media programs.
2018-2019
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Credential: Ontario College Certificate
The Media Foundation program offers students in Toronto the chance to explore a variety of media career options while developing the skills necessary to succeed in diploma and advanced diploma media programs.
2018-2019
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Credential: Ontario College Certificate
Theatre Arts – Preparation is a dynamic one-year program, specifically designed for students to obtain the basic skills required to compete for a place in professional theatre schools.

DIPLOMA PROGRAMS

2017-2018
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Credential: Ontario College Diploma
The Acting for Media program moves past just acting for film and television and comprises training needed to succeed as a screen actor whether for film, television, online, game, or interactive mediums. Students will learn to be adaptive to all media and apply their craft as a professional actor and voice-over artist.
2018-2019
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Credential: Ontario College Diploma
The Acting for Media program moves beyond acting for film and television and comprises the training needed to succeed as a screen actor whether for film, television, online, game, or interactive mediums. Students will learn to apply their craft as professional actors and voice-over artists to all media.
2017-2018
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Credential: Ontario College Diploma
With media shifting away from traditional models of broadcasting towards new and innovative methods, a broader skill set is required. George Brown College’s Video Design & Production diploma program will expose students to traditional filmic techniques as well as new technologies such as photography, GoPro and immersive environments.
2018-2019
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Credential: Ontario College Diploma
With media shifting away from traditional models of broadcasting towards new and innovative methods, a broader skill set is required. George Brown College’s Video Design & Production diploma program will expose students to traditional and emerging filmic techniques.

ADVANCED DIPLOMA PROGRAMS

DEGREE PROGRAMS

POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMS

2017-2018
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Credential: Ontario College Graduate Certificate
The three-semester Screenwriting & Narrative Design graduate certificate program provides students with the knowledge, writing experience and hands-on skills necessary to become screenwriters for the ever-evolving media field, as well as narrative designers for game and interactive storytelling worlds.
2018-2019
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Credential: Ontario College Graduate Certificate
The three-semester Screenwriting & Narrative Design graduate certificate program provides students with the knowledge, writing experience and hands-on skills necessary to become screenwriters for the ever-evolving media field, as well as narrative designers for game and interactive storytelling worlds.
2017-2018
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Credential: Ontario College Graduate Certificate
With a strong mobile entertainment and gaming industry in North America, there's an increased demand for sound designers. Modelling standard industry workflows, George Brown College's Sound Design & Production program focuses on creating sound for film, television and games. Students work in collaboration with other media programs to create sound for shorts, animations and games.
2018-2019
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Credential: Ontario College Graduate Certificate
With a strong mobile entertainment and gaming industry in North America, there's an increased demand for sound designers. Modelling standard industry workflows, George Brown College's Sound Design & Production program focuses on creating sound for film, television and games. Students work in collaboration with other media programs to create sound for shorts, animations and games.
2017-2018
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Credential: Ontario College Graduate Certificate
In George Brown College's Visual Effects graduate certificate program, students will expand upon concepts and techniques in 3D animation, motion graphics, or audio/video editing for film and television.
2018-2019
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Credential: Ontario College Graduate Certificate
In George Brown College's Visual Effects graduate certificate program, students will expand upon concepts and techniques in 3D animation, motion graphics, or audio/video editing for film and television.