Program Description

Gain a competitive advantage in producing content for the growing market of Canadians with disabilities. Focus on accessible media production in these courses developed and taught by industry professionals.

The program is offered in a sequential, executive delivery format designed for working professionals looking to enhance their accessible media skills or move into the accessible media industry. Opportunities for work integrated learning, industry field experience, and attendance and participation at conferences may be available.

Program Highlights

  • Receive intensive training in producing accessible content, including:
    • Closed and open captioning.
    • Described and integrated described video.
    • Accessible documents taking into consideration inclusive writing and communication.
    • Accessible social media and websites.
  • Learn to create accessible content using the latest technology and access to top industry professionals.
  • Examine disability legislation in Ontario (AODA), Canada, USA, and around the world, and how it pertains to accessible content.
  • Investigate the experiences of people with disabilities and the advancements of accessibility to usability.
  • How to apply accessible media practices to business and entrepreneurship opportunities.

This program is also offered through Full Time Studies.

Additional Details

Admission and Registration

You must apply, and be accepted, prior to registering for courses.

You require a University degree or College diploma (two year or longer), OR an acceptable combination of related work experience and postsecondary education (as determined by the College).

You must provide documentation that you meet these requirements by emailing your documents to cecreative@mohawkcollege.ca.

Financial Assistance

green checkmark OSAP funding may be available. Learn more about Financial Assistance Options for Continuing Education Students.

Learning Outcomes

Program learning outcomes outline what graduates need to know, and be able to do, after they complete a program.

Review the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities (MTCU) program learning outcomes.

Opportunities

Career Opportunities

View future career options and industries of employment.

For more details on related occupations, job market information and career opportunities, visit the Government of Canada Job Bank (opens in new window).

Next Steps

Wait for your application to be approved. Once approved, you can select and register for your courses.

Frequently Asked Questions

College Resources

Program Contact

Continuing Education
Interdisciplinary, Media, Creative Arts and Business
Email Us
1-844-767-6871

Completion Requirement

11 Course(s)

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This program of studies applies to students starting the program in the current academic year. Students who began in other academic years may require different courses to be eligible to graduate. If you have questions regarding a strategy for completion email the Program Contact listed at the bottom of this page.

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A selection of courses will be offered each term. Visit our course schedule page for a tentative list of future offerings.

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