Design and Visual Arts

Digital Video
Learn from industry professionals. Develop your skills and expertise. Be prepared for your exciting career in video production!

General information

Program code
2 Semesters (1 Year)
Ontario College Graduate Certificate

Intake information

Start date Campus
Fall 2017 Barrie

Program description

Digital video has become a specialized service within the photography profession. Students in this program build on previously gained digital photography and imaging abilities and experience, adding industry standard skills and expertise applicable to planning, capturing, and editing digital video. Students also assess client needs for video products and focus on realistic solutions that will be aesthetic, marketable, and polished. This program covers pre-production, video capture, sound, editing, video aesthetics, and relevant business practices.

Please note: Most of this program is delivered in the downtown Barrie location (56 Bayfield St.) with Student Services offered at the main campus.

Admission information

Admission requirements

Applicants must have a diploma, degree, or equivalent in photography (including a background in digital photography).

Applicants who do not have the above requirements may be considered upon submission of a portfolio and resume showing evidence of creative ability, digital photography and imaging skills, and industry experience.


Mandatory Courses

DVID1000 Digital Video Pre-Production
DVID1001 Video Production
DVID1002 Post-Production Techniques
DVID1003 Lighting for Video
DVID1004 Sound Capture and Editing
DVID1005 Aesthetics of Video and Motion
DVID1006 Special Effects
DVID1007 Advanced Video Production
DVID1008 Advanced Post-Production Techniques
DVID1009 Trends and Issues: Video
DVID1010 Portfolio Development: Video

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