Using code and programming as tools for creative expression, digital media specialists develop original digital media objects and experiences such as mobile apps, immersive and 3D environments, data visualization, interactive performance and more.
What You'll Learn
At the Digital Media BA program at York University, you will learn about the raw tools that help create digital imagery and sound, including animation and 3D simulations. You will also study larger concepts like artistic theories and the cultural impact of digital media on the world. Most importantly, you will learn to create.
You will begin the program by completing a common core of courses in first year. You will select from one of three specializations based on your interest: Digital Media Development (DMD) that has a greater focus on computer science or Digital Media Arts (DMA) that focuses more on fine arts and the brand new Digital Media Game Arts.
You will have an opportunity to participate in Lassonde’s paid internship program to get valuable professional experience.
Career Paths Include:
- User Experience and Interface Design
- Game Development
- New Media Artist
- Social Media Manager
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
- Interactive Digital Media
- Programming for Digital Media
- Physical Computing
- Media Signal Processing
- Publishing in Digital Media
- 3D Computer Graphics
- 48 months
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DisciplinesFilm, Photography & Media Media Studies & Mass Media Digital Communication View 40 other Bachelors in Digital Communication in Canada
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Official Transcripts (all students are required to submit official transcripts except those qualifying as Mature applicants or as Visiting Students on a Letter of Permission)
- Course Descriptions
- Language Proficiency Requirements
- Supplementary Application
International32416 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 32416 CAD per year during 48 months.
National7037 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 7037 CAD per year during 48 months.
Living costs for Toronto
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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