Radio and Television - Radio

Program Information
School: NAIT
Faculty: Media & Arts
Degree: Diploma
Field of Study: Radio and Television
Description: The Radio and Television Radio program delivers intensive hands-on training through a non-traditional approach, providing students with experience in all operational aspects of broadcast media. Along with instructor-led lectures and classroom study, students will also take on job functions at the NAIT radio station, NR92. Students will have the opportunity to apply skills from five major areas: announcing, news distributing, writing, selling, and producing. In this unique learning environment, students focus on achieving a professional level of performance and content.

Students broadcast live on the campus station, NR92, nine hours a day, Monday to Friday, from the on-air booth in the Radio and Television Department or from the station's various remote locations found on campus. International, national, local, and NAIT news coverage is included. Also, in Semester Three, students produce a weekly half-hour news magazine show targeted directly at NAIT students.
Website: Radio and Television - Radio at NAIT
Length: 2 Year(s)
Cost per year:
National: $4,146
Scholarships: 15 scholarship(s)
Careers: 1 career(s)
Admission Requirements
Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*: 60

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  • Grade 12 English
  • Grade 11 Pure Mathematics or Grade 11 Applied Mathematics
  • Grade 11 Science or Grade 11 Biology or Grade 11 Chemistry or Grade 11 Physics
  • Grade 11 Social Science

A minimum of 60% for English, 50% for Mathematics, and 50% for Social Studies are required. One Media or Fine Arts course from high school or RTA 10 or RTA 30 may be used as a substitute for Mathematics, Science, or Social Studies. No combinations.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on July 7, 2014

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