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How does storytelling shape who we are and the world around us?

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Studying media and communications at Redeemer enables and encourages the next generation of storytellers with the technical skills and Christian vision to live, work, and lead in an evolving media world. Redeemer's Digital Media and Production program equips students to assess and interact with mass media in ways that enable them to discern and understand the influence of the messages they are receiving.

Digital Media and Production is a Bachelor of Arts degree program. It is offered as an honours major and as a major.

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Right from the start, you are introduced to the forms, uses, and interpretations of media, focusing on the techniques of storytelling through media through the use of the Mac lab, video production equipment, and software.

Your classes provide you with the theoretical foundations and practice skills to discern the messages you are receiving and understand the influence that those messages have on identity.

Digital Media and Production The Core

The Core Curriculum is a set of 10 courses that every student takes. The courses are woven through every major and get you to think deeply and broadly about what you’re studying. Think about it this way…

  • Content writers are more persuasive when they understand the dominant philosophical concepts in culture.
  • Media coordinators who understand marketing trends and are effective collaborators are more successful in their business ventures.
  • Videographers have a deeper sense of compassion when they ground themselves in the narrative of Scripture.

See how the Core fits into your degree

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Learning
Experiences

In the Classroom

In your classes, you are learning from professors who are industry experts and professionals, ready to share their best practices as they work alongside students in their various projects. Learn technical skills in courses like Video Production I, supported by the soft skills in courses like The Language of Film and Television, with opportunities to dig in and practice in courses like Documentary Films and Filmmaking.

Beyond the Classroom

Industry-standard equipment and software are available for student use in courses with lab components and in projects and coursework.

Explore the benefits of Experiential Learning
After Redeemer

Alumni of Redeemer’s digital media and production program are making a positive impact in our society and in our communities.

Luke McKee '14

has travelled across the world in his work as an editor and videographer for World Vision.

Jenna Hiebert '13

owns and operates a lifestyle photography business.

Career
Pathways
Media and Communication Studies
Find out where a degree in Digital Media and Production takes you!
Redeemer’s Digital Media and Production Program provides you with the knowledge and relevant skills to set you on the path to a fulfilling career.
Roles open to me
with this degree:
  • Audio-visual storyteller
  • Corporate filmmaker
  • Film producer
  • Media asset coordinator
  • Media content creator
  • Screenwriter
  • Social media specialist
  • Sound technician
  • Video editor
  • Videographer
With continuing
education I can be:
  • Filmmaker
  • Graphic designer
  • Marketing executive
  • Media analyst
  • Media educator
  • Media manager
  • Media producer
  • News video editor
  • Public relations manager
  • Web designer
Related jobs in other fields:
  • Advertising account assistant
  • Broadcast journalist
  • Business relations assistant
  • Event manager
  • Journalist
  • Market researcher
  • Performing arts coordinator
  • Photographer
  • User experience designer
Technical skills:
  • Applying communications theory
  • Awareness of media’s social impact
  • Design, market and media research
  • Producing
  • Project management
  • Script writing
  • Sound/video engineering
  • Technical directing
  • Video editing
Transferable skills:
  • Communicating ethically
  • Critical/analytical thinking
  • Cultural sensitivity
  • Explaining complex ideas and processes
  • Identifying different audience needs
  • Implementing research outcomes
  • Influencing and persuading people/groups
  • Reporting and editing skills
  • Researching and data collection
  • Understanding organizational and cultural values
Discover current trends, wages and job in Canada for the Media and Communication Studies field.
Explore your career ideas. Find out what Redeemer alumni have done with their degree.
Professional Organizations:
Connect with these organizations to learn more about your career.
  • Business for the Arts
  • Canada Council for the Arts
  • Canadian Association of Journalists
  • Canadian Marketing Association
  • Canadian Newspaper Association
  • Canadian Public Relations Society
  • Commercial Production Association of Toronto
  • Cultural Careers Council Ontario
  • Institute of Communications and Agencies
  • Ontario Arts Council
  • The Canadian Association of Professional Image Creators
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Career
Pathways
Digital Media and Production
Redeemer’s Digital Media and Production Program provides you with the knowledge and relevant skills to set you on the path to a fulfilling career.
Alumni can go on
to careers as...
  • Advertisers
  • Content writers
  • Film producers
  • Videographers
  • Photographers
  • Digital media coordinators
  • Market researchers
  • Sound technicians
Alumni can do further
studies to earn...
  • MA in Communications
  • MA in Digital Media
  • MA in Media Management
  • MA in Media Studies
  • Project management professional (PMP)

Want to know more about Redeemer’s Digital Media and Production program?

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