Interactive Media Development (formerly Multimedia Production)

3-year, Ontario College Advanced Diploma Program

Interactive Media Development

Formerly known as Multimedia Production, the Interactive Media Development program will prepare you for a fascinating and challenging career where your artistic creativity and logic merge to produce compelling digital experiences for an exciting new world of devices.

Ontario Colleges Program Codes:
Full-Time Program Code: 0147

Apply today at: www.ontariocolleges.ca

Our world is moving towards a digital renaissance where art and logic converge to produce revolutionary interactive experiences on a host of new devices. The Internet has changed the way we consume media. In this program you will learn how to create the present and the future of exciting interactive media.

Over three years, you will master the art of Interactive Design, strengthen your 2D and 3D design skills, see your art move with animation and motion graphics and publish your work to the Internet and a host of other digital formats.

During your fourth and fifth semesters, you will focus on the creation of a professional portfolio designed to ensure employability and prepare you for a full sixteen-week job placement in Canada or even abroad.

We enjoy 8 studios that boast an impressive collection of the most up-to-date software including:

  • Adobe Creative Cloud with Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash, After Effects, Edge Web Development Suite, InDesign, Acrobat Professional, Bridge, Audition and many, many more.
  • A host of open source applications for web programming, interactive design and audio engineering.
  • The Autodesk Entertainment Suite, including 3DS Max, Maya, SoftImage, Motion Builder and MudBox
  • VRay for highly realistic rendering of 3D models and animation.
  • ToonBoom Studio
  • And many more

Our 8 studio spaces are fully complimented with the best hardware in the industry, including:

  • Two primary labs housing 50 production systems for 2D, 3D, interactive and motion design. Both labs run Windows and OS X for maximum exposure to industry software.
  • A digital photography studio with 8 Mac Pros attached to a large format Epson K3 printer for poster-sized output. The space was engineered to allow for accurate colour management, image manipulation and printing.
  • A Vicon, Portable Optical Motion Capture Facility for rapid generation of natural human motion.
  • A MOTU multitrack, fully automated recording studio with acoustically treated sound booth. This facility includes a large compliment of fantastic microphones.
  • Two photo studios that include a complete set of studio flashers, reflectors, soft boxes, backdrops and modelling lights.

If you are a creative individual and computer skills come easily to you, consider the Interactive Media Development program. Enrol in this exciting program at Confederation College and you can open doors worldwide!

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