Interactive media is about creating various and innovative ways of interacting with consumers by utilizing rich media content to create projects. The one–year Ontario College Graduate Certificate Interactive Media Management program at Algonquin College is industry–driven and designed to help you build the skill set required to work in the dynamic field of interactive media.
The program, in its 20th year, provides you with a hands–on learning experience that emphasizes the importance of both individual and collaborative skills in a quickly evolving industry. During your second term, you will work on a real client project, gaining valuable real–life experience and producing content that will greatly enhance your portfolio.
“The demand for web based experience is now standard in most disciplines, industries and organizations. Students in the Interactive Multimedia Post-Graduate program acquire the hands-on skills to plan and develop websites, online media and dynamic content, while learning industry-standard practices to meet the needs of today’s market.” – Darin Faber, Program Coordinator
You will learn the crucial fundamentals of the latest version of the industry standard software package, Adobe Master Collection, and gain knowledge and experience in graphic layout, web and UX design, server–side development, project management, motion graphics, video composition, content management system (CMS), and Flash animation. You will have the opportunity to experience the complete design and development process which includes sketches, mind maps, wireframes, prototypes, testing phases, meetings, roll-out, and social media.
“The Interactive Multimedia course is an excellent program, the professors are always there for us providing ever so needed advice or help. The course material is very robust and keeps up with the ever changing technological times. I’m really glad I chose this program, I’m loving every moment of it!” – Leighton Rodney, Graduate – 2011, Freelancer
Check out previous students’ work here: http://www.algonquincollege.com/mediaanddesign/program/imm/videos/
Learn more about the program here: http://www.algonquincollege.com/mediaanddesign/program/imm/