Television Writing and Producing

Television Writing and Producing

Television Writing and Producing (2016-2017)

How to Apply

Program Code



Program Length

Two semesters, beginning in September


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Contact Information

Lorne Frohman, program co-ordinator
416.675.6622 ext. 3543


The 2016/2017 fee for two semesters is
– domestic $10,455.20
– international $14,800.
Amounts listed are the total of tuition, lab and material fees, student service and auxiliary fees for the first two semesters of the 2016/2017 academic year. Fees are subject to change.

Admission Requirements

To be eligible for admission, you must possess the following:
• A bachelor’s degree or advanced diploma

All applicants whose first language is not English must meet Humber’s English Language Proficiency Policy.

Selection Includes Secondary Requirements: Admission selection is based on the academic criteria indicated and the result of the evaluation of additional secondary requirements. Secondary requirements may include a portfolio, audition, letter of intent, references, etc., and vary by program.

Our Program

Humber’s Television Writing and Producing graduate certificate program prepares you to work as television writers and producers and to work in the production offices and on sets of current major television shows.

You will learn how to write, as well as create and produce all genres of television shows, from half-hour situation comedy, animation, children’s, one-hour episodic, reality and lifestyle to late night comedies, short films and screenplays. You will work with award-winning writers, producers, directors, set designers, editors, directors of photography, and development and network executives from Toronto, Vancouver and Los Angeles to learn the lucrative and creative business of television and film. Learn from well-known guests, lecturers and faculty how to create, write, develop, pitch and sell the ideas that may one day lead to successful employment in writers’ rooms, production offices and on sets of major network television shows.

List of Courses

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Your Career

Graduates of this program are presently working as writers and producers at major television networks and major independent production companies. Many are working on popular television shows on CTV, CBC, NBC and MTV, working on programs such as Big Brother, Bitten, and New Girl. There are graduates currently running top animation TV series and working as literary agents in major agencies in Toronto.


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