Bring your creativity to life through digital design and interactive programming with a diploma in Multimedia Production. In this interactive, technology-based program, you’ll learn to blend audio, video, animation, graphics and text in a digital environment to create memorable experiences.

The Multimedia Production program will prepare you for a rewarding career in the industry, ensuring your skill development in new technologies is complemented by essential business skills in identifying, developing and pitching commercially viable ideas. During a practicum in your final semester, it’ll all come together as you gain valuable first-hand experience in the industry before you even graduate.

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Career Opportunities

Our Multimedia Production diploma will prepare you for entry-level positions in a wide range of fields, including:

  • 2D/3D Animation
  • Freelance
  • Front-end Development
  • Interactive Advertising/Marketing 
  • Interactive Narrative Design
  • Mobile App Development
  • Motion Graphics 
  • New Media E-Learning 
  • New Media Entrepreneurship
  • Social Media 
  • User Experience Design
  • Web and Interactive Media Design
  • Web and Interactive Programming/Development
  • Web Game/Simulation Design/Development

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120 hours

practicum experience working with a professional industry mentor of your choice

Cutting-edge curriculum

course content is constantly updated to give students experience in emerging creative technologies

Capstone project

in the final semester, you’ll work on a large-scale passion project in your area of interest

At-a-Glance

Starts-in

September

Credential / Accreditation

Diploma

Duration

2 years

Application Deadlines

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Program Availability

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Admissions

New students are accepted into the Multimedia Production program for the Fall (September) term.

General Admissions Requirements

All applicants must meet the general admission requirements for Lethbridge College programs, as indicated in the Admission section of this calendar.

Multimedia Production assumes professional standards for research and writing. All program assignments must be typed. Lack of keyboarding skills could inhibit achievement. Applicants who enter and complete the Multimedia Production program without a high school diploma, or equivalent may not be eligible for advanced placement in college and university diploma and degree programs under current and future transfer agreements.

Transfers
Athabasca University

Graduates of Lethbridge College's Multimedia Production diploma program will receive two years’ credit (60 credits) towards a Bachelor of Professional Arts - Communications Studies Major, a 120-credit program, at Athabasca University.

Royal Roads University

Lethbridge College's Multimedia Production diploma graduates are eligible for block transfer into the third year of the Bachelor of Arts in Professional Communication program at Royal Roads University. For more information, please visit https://www.royalroads.ca

University of Calgary

Lethbridge College's Multimedia Production diploma graduates will be considered for entrance into the University of Calgary's Post-Diploma Bachelor of Communications Studies. For more information, please visit https://www.ucalgary.ca/

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Delivery Formats

The Multimedia Production program is available through on campus delivery.

On Campus

This program is delivered in a face-to-face format on the main Lethbridge College campus. Lectures, labs and hands-on training opportunities will all take place on campus in Lethbridge.

Courses

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CourseTitleCredits
Year 1
Term I
CMM-1153 Digital Audio 3
CMM-1156 Digital Video 3
CMM-1163 Scripting for Multimedia and the Web 3
DES-1155 Graphic Design 3
RSR-1160 Research and Writing for New Media 3
 Credits15
Term II
Select 1 of the following: 3
Communication Process
Interpersonal Relationships and Communications
CMM-1165 Coding With Web Standards 3
CMM-1185 The Principles of Animation 3
DES-1156 Web Graphics, Layout and Interface Design 3
WRI-1150 Writing for Interactive Media 3
 Credits15
Year 2
Term I
CMM-2285 3D Modeling and Animation With Maya 3
CMM-2288 Programming Rich-Media Applications 3
CMM-2291 Professional Foundations 3
RSR-2257 Video Graphics and Compositing 3
RSR-2270 Interactive Project (Core Integration) 3
 Credits15
Term II
BUS-1124 Service-Based Small Business Management 3
CMM-2284 Professional Portfolio 3
CMM-2292 Proseminar 3
CMM-2293 Capstone Project 3
FWK-2253 Managed Internship 3
 Credits15
 Total Credits60
Practicum Experience Requirements

There is a required practicum component to this program. The College dictates the legal terms and conditions governing the practicum experience.

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Tuition and Fees

Title Tuition Fees Books/Supplies
Year 1
$3,825.00
$1,163.00
$3,000.00
Year 2
$3,977.00
$1,163.00
$400.00
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International Students
Title Tuition Fees Books/Supplies
Year 1
$12,825.00
$1,163.00
$3,000.00
Year 2
$13,375.00
$1,163.00
$400.00
Notes

Costs for supplies may vary considerably depending on what students already have or where they purchased their supplies; cost provided is on the moderately high end.

Students will be charged a medical/dental benefit fee unless they opt out by demonstrating alternative coverage prior to the end of the first week of class.

Students in this program are required to purchase their own mobile learning device. Check your letter of admission or contact your program office or check the admissions tab for details – there are minimum requirements.

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