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Inside the Pre-MDM Program: An Interview with Students Bin & Simran

Dec 11, 2020 By Elyse Economides

Clear written communication is just one of many skills students can expect to learn in the Pre-Master of Digital Media ( Pre-MDM ) program at Centre for Digital Media. Lead instructor, Aida Osian, conducted an interview with two of the program’s current students , Bin Tong and Simran...

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7 Reasons to Choose the Master of Digital Media Program

Nov 30, 2020 By Elyse Economides

Are you considering grad school? Fall is the time of year when students interested in pursuing a masters degree start exploring the various options that are available for post-graduate programs. The exploration process requires a lot of research and making some important decisions...

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Meet our Fifth Cohort of Pre-MDM Students

Nov 24, 2020 By Elyse Economides

In the words of the current cohort of Pre-MDM students, the Pre-Master of Digital Media program at Centre for Digital Media is “a treasure box” filled with the professional communication and collaboration skills they will need to succeed in the digital media industry. This “group of...

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Master of Digital Media Students Launch Successful Startup During Covid Era

Nov 18, 2020 By Elyse Economides

For one Master of Digital Media student, his goal of becoming an entrepreneur was finally realized this year, when he and his venture team received $100,000 in pre-seed funding from First Fund , Canada’s largest pre-seed investment fund. BBBook , a collaborative, web-based platform for...

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Remote Team Solutions with Real-World Impact: MDM Teams Achieve Success Delivering Digital Solutions for IRL Experiences

Nov 4, 2020 By Elyse Economides

Our MDM students and faculty love a good challenge! During these unprecedented times, what sets our Master of Digital Media ( MDM ) program apart is the dynamic framework that allows our faculty and students to innovate and respond to the needs of the industry in the face of a global...

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The Pre-MDM Program Goes Remote! How We’re Navigating Online Learning for Digital Media Education

Oct 20, 2020 By Elyse Economides

The current pandemic is wreaking havoc with our day-to-day life. Now more than ever, we need to bring into play our originality and resourcefulness, and find a rhythm to settle in, communicate in new ways, Zoom-teach, Zoom-react, and Zoom-manage our projects. Here’s how we’re tackling...

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MDM Students Create Solutions For the Future of Remote Training & Education

Jun 24, 2020 By Crissy Campbell

With the current global pandemic and restrictions on social contact, it is a disruptive time for education. This past spring, educators around the world had to quickly move to remote and online learning, often using digital tools to help facilitate this new learning. It can’t be...

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Pre-MDM: A Digital Media English Language Program Where Students Learn Technical English, Pitching Ideas & Software Skills

Jun 3, 2020 By Crissy Campbell

The Pre-MDM program graduated its fourth cohort in April. In just four years, Pre-MDM has become an integral program to the Centre for Digital Media. As a qualifying program to the Master of Digital Media program, Pre-MDM goes hand in hand with the MDM and with the digital media...

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