Media Production (BA) / Program Overview

Bachelor of Arts in Media Production

Effective storytelling brings ideas and issues to life in inventive ways, capturing the hearts and minds of audiences. Formerly, Radio and Television Arts, the BA in Media Production continues to offer a comprehensive program in the art, craft and business of media. As a media production student, you can concentrate in television and video, radio and sound, digital media, screenwriting, media business, and critical media theory. In your final year, you will complete a major production or research paper and compete to attend the RTA Upfront, an event attended by Canadian broadcasters, production companies, and other media professionals.

RTA is committed to developing students with the education, practical experience and network they need to succeed in a competitive marketplace. Employment opportunities for Media Production graduates include:

  • Production
  • Screenwriting
  • Graphic Design
  • Editing
  • Radio and TV Hosting
  • Social Media Management
  • Digital Media Sales
  • Distribution
  • Marketing
  • App Design
  • Television Producing