Program description - January 2025
Conestoga College's Media Foundations program helps you discover a path to a media-relatedcareer, by helping you build a broad skillset for success in online and broadcast media. Whether you want to be a photographer, multimedia content creator, producer, visual storyteller, or marketing and communications expert, this one-year certificate program can help you build a solid practical and theoretical grounding in creativity, video and photographic technology, written and verbal communication, and the professional use of social media and web platforms. Over two semesters, faculty with current industry experience will provide guidance as you generate ideas, write, present, capture images, and use online and social media platforms to strengthen your storytelling skills. You will work on both individual and collaborative team projects, using industry-standard software and technology, giving you an opportunity to build a competitiveportfolio of original work. Media Foundations prepares you for further education in various Conestoga College School of Creative Industries programs, such as Animation, Broadcasting-Television and Independent Production, Broadcast Radio, Journalism, and Advertising and Marketing Communications.
Tuition & fees
Tuition and fee details for the 2023-2024 year are listed below. Books and supplies may be additional.
Canadian fee details
Returning student tuition & fees
Program device & software requirements
This program requires you to have a device that meets certain specifications. For most students, this cost is in addition to the tuition & fees listed above.view device requirements
Awards & scholarships
Student Financial Services awarded more than 400 awards, scholarships and bursaries last year.
Delivery sequence - January 2025 - Kitchener – Doon