Work Integrated Learning provides a valuable bridge between a student’s academic education and the real world. On the job experience is one of the most effective ways to for students to practice the skills they have acquired in the classroom, and also develop confidence in their field. For employers, students provide extra help and new ideas, as well as bringing fresh, innovative thinking to industry. We are here to help you make the connection.
The School of Media Studies and Information Technology has a number of programs with a mandatory work placement component. Work terms are generally completed within a scheduled time period in the final year of study.
|Degree||Placement Period||Availability||Placement Advisor|
|Bachelor of Digital Communications||420 hours (12-14 weeks)||May-August||Julianne Tiberia|
|Bachelor of Journalism||420 hours (12-14 weeks)||May-August||Julianne Tiberia|
|Bachelor of Public Relations||420 hours (12-14 weeks)||May-August||Julianne Tiberia|
|Bachelor of Creative Advertising||420 hours (12-14 weeks)||January-April||Loretta Chang|
|Bachelor of Film & Media Production||420 hours (12-14 weeks)||May-August||Julianne Tiberia|
|Diploma||Placement Period||Availability||Placement Advisor|
|Advertising & Graphic Design||140 hours||May-August||Loretta Chang|
|Advertising & Marketing Communications||140 hours||May-August||Loretta Chang|
|Broadcast Television/Videography||120 hours||January-April||Alexandra Richardson|
|Broadcasting – Radio||160 hours||May-August||Alexandra Richardson|
|Photography||72 hours||January-April||Loretta Chang|
|Film & Television Production||160 hours||January-April||Alexandra Richardson|
|Graphic Design||140 hours||May-August||Loretta Chang|
|Journalism||240 hours||January-April||Alexandra Richardson|
|Media Communications||160 hours (2 days/week – 10 weeks)||January-April||Loretta Chang|
|Multimedia Design & Development||140 hours (4 days/week – 5 weeks)||January-April||Loretta Chang|
|Public Relations||420 hours||January-April||Julianne Tiberia|
|Graduate Certificate||Placement Period||Availability||Placement Advisor|
|Advertising Account Management||280 hours||May-August||Monika Monga|
|Advertising Copywriting||280 hours||May-August||Monika Monga|
|Journalism||210 hours||May-August||Alexandra Richardson|
|Post-Production||150 hours||May-August||Monika Monga|
|Public Relations||280 hours||May-August and August-November||Julianne Tiberia|
|User Experience (UX) Design||110 hours||November/December and April/May||Loretta Chang|
|Web Development||280 hours||July-August||Monika Monga|
*Work placements are normally full-time, 35-hours per week, during regular workplace hours. Accommodations can be made for students to complete hours on a part-time basis.
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