Digital Media Design

Digital Media Design is a two-year full time diploma program with a one-year optional certificate exit. The program teaches graphic design, web and mobile design and development, video and motion graphics, illustration, and 3D artistry (sculpting, modelling, lighting, texturing, and animation). DMD is taught in the phenomenal Exchange District Campus. Check out some recent student samples!

What’s New

The Digital Media Design program has undergone some exciting changes that will be implemented beginning in the 20/21 academic year. The program’s first year will continue to focus on graphic design, 3D artistry, video, photography, motion graphics, web design and development, illustration, and communications.

After completing the first year, students will receive a certificate. Students will then choose to major in either Video and Motion Graphics or Web Design and Development. Graduates from second year of the program will earn a DMD diploma.

Students finishing first year who are interested in 3D Computer Graphics can apply to the new, two-year Game Design and Development program. This innovative program will take a cohort of 3D artists and a cohort of game programmers. The artists will learn 3D technical artistry for games and game engines. The programmers will learn development for games and game engines. The artists and programmers will work together to design and develop video games. The Game Development program will begin in fall 2021.

Entrance Portfolio

NOTE: The College is currently closed and portfolios cannot be dropped off at this time. The deadline to submit portfolios has been extended to Wednesday, May 6 at 4:30pm. Applicants are urged to check their emails often for updates on portfolio submission as they become available.

You can apply online or in person at one of the college student service centres. Once your application has been processed you will be asked for transcripts and other supporting documents. You will be assigned a student number and given access to your online account.

All applicants to the DMD program are required to develop a portfolio of work. The specifications for the portfolio changes from year to year. You can download a copy of the portfolio instructions for the Fall 2020 admission here now.

If you have any other questions about the portfolio process, please contact us.

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