The complete certificate program integrates Media Techniques for Business courses with those from other disciplines. Students have a wide range of electives to choose from and can therefore develop a program to meet their specific needs and goals.
Take a single course, or work towards a credential — all at a pace that's right for you.
Part-time courses are offered in a variety of scheduling formats, including at night or on weekends, flexible day time delivery, or you can opt for distance or online learning. If you meet the prerequisites and there's space available, you can register for a course immediately. Courses are offered in each of three terms: Fall (September), Winter (January) and Spring/Summer (April).
To apply to a Part-time Studies program and earn your credential, you simply need to complete a Part-time Program Declaration Request. Applications are processed throughout the year.To be successful in BCIT's fast paced applied learning environment, it is strongly recommended that students have English proficiency in all four language skills: reading, writing, speaking, and listening. Two years of education in English in an English-speaking country and English 12 are strongly recommended for success. For information on English equivalencies, testing and upgrading options, visit:
The classes are typically three hours long, comprised of 1.5 hour lecture and 1.5 hours of hands on experience.
When learning software skills, the instructor will demonstrate and project the software in the classroom so that you can observe.
Do you have credits from another BC/Yukon post-secondary school? Do you want to know if they transfer to courses here at BCIT? Check out BCIT's Transfer Equivalency Database to find out.
The Media Techniques for Business Certificate program will give you the hands on skills and experience needed to:
Other elective courses are being developed. Check future flyers for additional choices. Not all courses are offered every term. Check current flyers under Media Techniques for Business or other areas such as Broadcast and Media Communications or Marketing for current offerings and specific course descriptions.
The careers that the Media Techniques for Business graduates enter are rewarding and diverse. Options include:
Many instructors in the Media Techniques for Business Certificate Program have years of active experience in the media and business industry. Some of the instructors are members of professional institutes and organization that relate to the areas of study. These memberships allow instructors to remain current on new industry standards and offer fresh insight to students on recent developments.
Part-time Studies Coordinator, Digital Arts
604-456-1011 | Paul_Sawyer@bcit.ca
Part-time Studies Program Assistant, Digital Arts
604-451-7198 | Angelina_Shine@bcit.ca
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