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Digital Arts and New Media Diploma


  • Location
    Nelson (Tenth Street) Campus
  • Campuses
    Nelson Tenth Street

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    City of Nelson
  • Length
    Two Years
  • Tuition Estimate
    $4692 Year 1
  • Book & Supplies Cost Estimates
    $970 First Year
  • Credential Granted
    • Diploma
    • University Course Transfer

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Application Deadline Advice

Applications may be submitted up to 12 months before the program start date. Qualified applicants are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. Early application is recommended.

Application Fee: $38

1) Program Admission Requirements

Academic (minimum grade in bracket)

1. High school graduation or equivalent

2. English

One of:

  • English 12 (C+ or higher)
  • equivalent course

3. Math

One of:

  • Foundations of Math 11 (C+ or higher)
  • Applications of Math 11 (C+ or higher)
  • equivalent course
Non-Academic
  • Visual Arts 11 and/or Information & Communications Technology 11 is highly recommended
  • interview
  • a portfolio of between 10 and 15 pieces
  • submit a completed program questionnaire at least one week before the interview
  • competency in computer hardware and software technology - including keyboarding and Internet skills. The program delivers curriculum on both the Apple Mac OS X and Microsoft Windows platforms.

Admission Advice

1.  If you do not possess appropriate computer skills please consult with a faculty member before applying to the program.


 

2) Institution Admission Requirements

Applicants also have to satisfy Selkirk's institution admission requirements as listed below.

English Language Requirements

Summary

If English is not your first language, you must provide one of the following (minimum scores):

  • Completion of English 12 or equivalent
  • A C+ grade in advanced core courses in the Selkirk College English Language Program and Provincial Level English 51
  • A TOEFL score of 213 (computer) or 80 (internet)
  • A EIKEN grade of pre-1
  • An IELTS score of 6.0
  • A Language Proficiency Index of 4

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General Admission Requirements (All Students)

You must meet the general admission requirements of the college as well as the specific admission requirements of your intended program.

Special Note: The admission requirements for all Selkirk College programs are detailed separately in Education Planner.

BC Secondary School (or equivalent)

If you have graduated from a BC Secondary School (or equivalent) you are eligible for general admission to Selkirk. You must also meet any admission requirements of your intended program.

Special Note: The admission requirements for all Selkirk College programs are detailed separately in Education Planner.

Out-of-Province

If you have graduated from Secondary School (or equivalent) you are eligible for general admission to Selkirk. You must also meet any admission requirements of your intended program.

Special Note: The admission requirements for all Selkirk College programs are detailed separately in Education Planner.

BC Transfer Student

For Transfer Credit details check here.

Out-of-Province Transfer Student

For Transfer Credit details check here.

Mature Student

If you are at least 19 years old at the time of registration you are eligible for general admission to Selkirk. You must also meet any admission requirements of your intended program.

Special Note: The admission requirements for all Selkirk College programs are detailed separately in Education Planner.

 

 

International Student

For details on International Student Admission check here.

Other Student (including Special Consideration)

Applicants who do not qualify for admission to Selkirk in any of the other admission categories may still qualify for general admission in one of the following two ways:

  • if you are under 19 years old but who have the written recommendation of their secondary school principal; or
  • if you are considered by the Admissions and Standards Committee to be capable of succeeding in college courses based on their particular circumstances.

You must also meet the specific admission requirements of your intended program.

Special Note: The program admission requirements for all Selkirk College programs are detailed separately in Education Planner.

How to Apply

For details on How to Apply check here.