Bachelor of Information Technology & Advanced Diploma in Applied Arts

School of Information Technology (Carleton) and School of Media and Design (Algonquin College)

Duration: 4 Years (5 Years with co-op option)

The IMD program at a glance

  • One program covering everything in Digital Media
  • Designed to cover both the creative and technical sides of the digital media industry
  • A unique partnership between Carleton University and Algonquin College integrates from day-one
  • Practical and Theoretical mix of classes gets you job ready, while training you for a career
  • Graduate with both a Bachelor's Degree & an Advanced Diploma; you can even add a Minor
  • Studio-based classes give access to team-building activities
  • State-of-the-Art labs, with the latest industry-standard software and equipment (available 24/7)
  • Cooperative Education available at digital media companies across Canada

This program is for you if…

  • You enjoy both the creative/artistic side of digital media and the technical/programming side
  • You enjoy creating content in software products such as Adobe, Autodesk 3DSMax, or Blender
  • You have a sufficient understanding of both Mathematics and Physics
  • You want to know how visual effects, games, websites, etc work
  • You are interested in Virtual and Augmented Reality
  • You enjoy working on digital projects big or small