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Ontario College Graduate Certificate

Creative Industries Management

Duration

1 yr (2 semesters)

Location

Hazel McCallion Campus

(Mississauga)

Create your new future in the business world of creative industries.

Program Overview

Master the business side of the creative industries

The creative industries need skilled professionals who understand both the business and creative side of media. Sheridan's Creative Industries Management is a specialized eight-month program designed to prepare graduates as managers and entrepreneurs in the arts. With an understanding of management, financing and marketing you'll be ready for a career in film, television, video games and more.

Who should apply to Creative Industries Management?

If you have an academic or professional background in the arts and want to develop your management, leadership and business skills, Creative Industries Management is the program for you. CIM can also help you start your own business, giving you the knowledge and competitive edge to guide you down the path of entrepreneurship.

Hands-on learning

At Sheridan, we believe the best way to learn is by getting to work and making things happen. In this program, you'll be introduced to professional workflow processes in film, television, animation and gaming. You'll learn how to network with creatives and the media. Working with professors, students and industry professionals, you'll see there's no shortage of hands-on learning possibilities.

PCRIM

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Faculty

Pilon School of Business

Designation

Ontario College Graduate Certificate

Duration

1 yr (2 semesters)

Location

Hazel McCallion Campus

4180 Duke of York Boulevard,  Mississauga


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Degree Entrance Scholarship Available

Once you’ve applied for admission to this program, we’ll automatically consider you for this award.

Courses

Creative, innovative learning is at the core of all Sheridan’s courses. Here are the courses you’ll take in this program.

  • CODE TITLE CREDITS
    BUSM 54578 Creative Industries Environment 3
    FINA 51593 Creative Industries Budgeting 3
    MKTG 58661 Audience Development 3
    LAWS 50333 Entertainment Law & Negotiation 3
    HRMT 58907 Managing People in the Arts 4
    MGMT 58727 Production 1: Development 4
    Total: 20
  • CODE TITLE CREDITS
    FINA 54593 Funding Creative Works 3
    MKTG 56228 Digital Audience Development 3
    BUSM 53762 The Creative Enterprise 3
    MGMT 56007 Strategic Arts Management 3
    HRMT 58437 Leadership and Influence 
    MGMT 51813 Production 2: Planning 7
    Total: 23

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Faculty

Pilon School of Business

Designation

Ontario College Graduate Certificate

Duration

1 yr (2 semesters)

Location

Hazel McCallion Campus

4180 Duke of York Boulevard,  Mississauga


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Program Summary

Admission Requirements

Program Eligibility

Postsecondary diploma, advanced diploma or degree in any discipline; or equivalent (paid employment full or part-time, extra-curricular activities or community involvement).

This program welcomes applicants from a broad range of backgrounds including, but not limited to: film studies, television/broadcast, liberal arts, fine arts, animation, gaming, theatre, or other area, as long as the applicant has proven experience in creative endeavours. 

Selection Process for Applicants

Candidates to the program are selected on the basis of academic achievement and the evaluation of a Letter of Intent, which includes volunteer/work experience that demonstrates their involvement in the creative industries or production.

Postsecondary transcripts, indicating courses completed to-date, must be submitted at the time of application. 

Applicants who do not meet the admission requirements for this program will be assessed and advised individually and may be considered for other, related programs.

English Language Proficiency

All applicants whose first language is not English must meet Sheridan’s English proficiency requirements.

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Faculty

Pilon School of Business

Designation

Ontario College Graduate Certificate

Duration

1 yr (2 semesters)

Location

Hazel McCallion Campus

4180 Duke of York Boulevard,  Mississauga


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Career Opportunities

The creative industries in Canada and worldwide have a shortage of people who have both creative passion and practical business skills. As film, animation and gaming industries continue to grow, more job opportunities are expected to open.

You may find roles in areas such as:

  • Advertising and promotional administration for media
  • Management Administration for a production company
  • Management Administration for game developers
  • Project Management for media events and festivals
  • Social Media Supervision for film, television and media

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Faculty

Pilon School of Business

Designation

Ontario College Graduate Certificate

Duration

1 yr (2 semesters)

Location

Hazel McCallion Campus

4180 Duke of York Boulevard,  Mississauga


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Faculty

Pilon School of Business

Designation

Ontario College Graduate Certificate

Duration

1 yr (2 semesters)

Location

Hazel McCallion Campus

4180 Duke of York Boulevard,  Mississauga


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Degree Completion

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Pilon School of Business

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Ontario College Graduate Certificate

Duration

1 yr (2 semesters)

Location

Hazel McCallion Campus

4180 Duke of York Boulevard,  Mississauga


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Learning Outcomes

The graduate has reliably demonstrated the ability to:

  • Investigate the ways in which cultural, legal and procedural differences may impact a production when operating on a global scale.
  • Develop a long-range plan that meets the strategic and operational goals of the organization and/or production(s).
  • Employ primary and secondary research to identify new opportunities and to assess the viability of the creative endeavour.
  • Create a comprehensive marketing plan to deliver against predefined objectives.
  • Apply project management principles in the planning of all components of development, preproduction, production, post production and distribution of a creative work.
  • Lead people and teams in alignment with organizational best practices and the goals of the project.
  • Assess contractual agreements, policies, and relevant documents that govern roles and professional relationships in the creative industries within the parameters of both the law and industry best practices.
  • Create a basic budget that compares projected revenues and budgeted costs using fundamental financial and accounting principles.
  • Apply effective written, spoken, and visual communication skills to fulfill the purpose and needs of the audience.
  • Model a leadership and growth mindset to build capacity within an organization.

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Faculty

Pilon School of Business

Designation

Ontario College Graduate Certificate

Duration

1 yr (2 semesters)

Location

Hazel McCallion Campus

4180 Duke of York Boulevard,  Mississauga


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Internship

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Faculty

Pilon School of Business

Designation

Ontario College Graduate Certificate

Duration

1 yr (2 semesters)

Location

Hazel McCallion Campus

4180 Duke of York Boulevard,  Mississauga


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Program Fees

Fees shown here are estimates only. Fees are in Canadian dollars and include tuition, health insurance and ancillary charges.

The fees shown here are for the 2020–2021 academic year, and are subject to change. The fees displayed are for the first two (2) academic terms of study at Sheridan unless otherwise noted; fees for subsequent terms are not reflected on this website.

Program Fees

Fees for this program are paid to the University of Toronto Mississauga.

Program Fees

Fees for this program are paid to Brock University.

Program Fees

Fees shown here are estimates only. Fees are in Canadian dollars and include tuition, health insurance and ancillary charges.

For Canadian Students

The fees shown here are for the 2020-2021 academic year, and are subject to change. The fees displayed are for the first two (2) academic terms of study at Sheridan unless otherwise noted; fees for subsequent terms are not reflected on this website. For English Language Studies, depending on your level placement, your program completion time may differ.

For International Students

The fees shown here are for Fall 2020, and are subject to change. The English Language Studies program is offered to international students in 7-week sessions. The fees displayed are for each 7-week session and include tuition and health insurance. Depending on your level placement, your program completion time may differ.

Fees For Canadian Students

Fees for Canadian students

$7,081.05
Fees for International Students

Fees for International students

$17,388.05

Financial Aid & Awards

Your education is a big investment, and we're here to help! Keep an eye on our Financial Aid & Awards page for regular updates, and check out these important links:

Sheridan Degree Entrance Scholarship

Sheridan is pleased to provide an entrance scholarship in the amount of $1,000 to select applicants in this degree program. View Sheridan Degree Entrance Scholarship details for eligibility criteria and more.

Sheridan Degree Entrance Scholarship

Sheridan is pleased to provide an entrance scholarship in the amount of $1,500 to select applicants in this degree program. View Sheridan Degree Entrance Scholarship details for eligibility criteria and more.

Sheridan Degree Entrance Scholarship

Sheridan is pleased to provide an entrance scholarship in the amount of $2,500 to select applicants in this degree program. View Sheridan Degree Entrance Scholarship details for eligibility criteria and more.

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Pilon School of Business

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Ontario College Graduate Certificate

Duration

1 yr (2 semesters)

Location

Hazel McCallion Campus

4180 Duke of York Boulevard,  Mississauga


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Pilon School of Business

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Ontario College Graduate Certificate

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1 yr (2 semesters)

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Pilon School of Business

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Ontario College Graduate Certificate

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Pilon School of Business

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Ontario College Graduate Certificate

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Pilon School of Business

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Ontario College Graduate Certificate

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1 yr (2 semesters)

Location

Hazel McCallion Campus

4180 Duke of York Boulevard,  Mississauga


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Pilon School of Business

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Ontario College Graduate Certificate

Duration

1 yr (2 semesters)

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Hazel McCallion Campus

4180 Duke of York Boulevard,  Mississauga


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Pilon School of Business

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Ontario College Graduate Certificate

Duration

1 yr (2 semesters)

Location

Hazel McCallion Campus

4180 Duke of York Boulevard,  Mississauga


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Faculty

Pilon School of Business

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Ontario College Graduate Certificate

Duration

1 yr (2 semesters)

Location

Hazel McCallion Campus

4180 Duke of York Boulevard,  Mississauga


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Ontario College Graduate Certificate

Full-time 1 year Program code: PCRIM

Ontario College Graduate Certificate
Start date Campus Status
Sep 2021 Hazel McCallion Campus (Mississauga) Available

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