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Degree

Graduate Certificate in Television Writing and Producing

Course code: #TW511

master

Degree

Graduate Certificate in Television Writing and Producing

Quick facts

  • Tuition

    $17,027 CAD

  • Application fee

    $75 CAD

  • Duration

    8 months

  • PGWP

    8 months

  • Min GPA

    50 out of 100

Deadlines

Term start & deadline Deadline
Fall-September 30-August-2021 2021-08-30

Overview

Graduate Certificate in Television Writing and Producing

Humber’s Television Writing and Producing graduate certificate program prepares you to work as a television writer and producer, and to work in the production offices and on sets of major television shows.

You will learn how to write, as well as create and produce, all genres of television shows from half-hour situation comedy, animation, children’s, one-hour episodic, reality and lifestyle to late night comedies, short films and screenplays.

 You will work with award-winning writers; producers; directors; set designers; editors; directors of photography; and development and network executives from Toronto, Vancouver and Los Angeles to learn the lucrative and creative business of television and film. Learn from well-known guests, lecturers and faculty how to create, write, develop, pitch and sell the ideas that may one day lead to successful employment in writers’ rooms, production offices and on sets of major network television shows.

PATHWAYS OUT TO ANOTHER PROGRAM:

Master of Professional Creative Practice

Graduates of the Ontario Graduate Certificate from Humber College who meet the following criteria will be eligible to enter into the final 90 credits of the Eastern Institute of Technology (EIT) Master of Professional Creative Practice (180 credits) in New Zealand:

  1. Successful completion of the Humber Ontario Graduate Certificate in (A) Music Composition, (B) Television Writing and Producing, (C) User Experience (UX) Design or any other Humber Ontario Graduate Certificate with a focus area related to creative practice, subject to the clauses below ;
  2. Successful evaluation of portfolio of work submitted by the student;
  3. Successful interview with Programme Coordinator to determine the availability of faculty expertise and supervision as well as appropriate facilities for the student’s focus area; and,
  4. Achievement of the NZQA minimum English proficiency standards for a degree program by completing any Ontario Graduate Certificate.

Estimate your cost

Residency
Count of person

$26,397

Total costs

yearly

Details


Cost of living 1 person $7,704
Accommodation 1 bed room $9,370
Tuition 1 person $17,027

Hourly wage

Min wage

15.50 CAD / 1 hour

in Canada every student can work 20 hour per week

Required documents

1. English Language Proficiency
2. Virtual Information Session
3. International Credit Evaluation (Canadian citizens or permanent residents with international education are required to provide a WES or ICAS evaluation.)

Language requirements

GRE
not required
GMAT
not required

IELTS

6.5
6
listening
6
writing
6
speaking
6
reading

TOEFL

88
22
listening
22
writing
22
speaking
22
reading

PTE

60
-
listening
-
writing
-
speaking
-
reading

Cambridge

180
169
listening
169
writing
169
speaking
169
reading
Duolingo Language Test : Between 125-130

Academic background and requirement

A bachelor’s degree, advanced diploma or diploma

Career opportunities

Some of the graduates of this program are presently working as writers and producers at major television networks and major independent production companies. Some are working on popular television shows on CTV, CBC, NBC and MTV such as Big Brother, Bitten and New Girl. There are graduates currently running top animation TV series and working as literary agents in major agencies in Toronto.

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