Professional Experience Certificate in Digital Media, Communication & Technology

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The Professional Experience Certificate (PEC) in Digital Media, Communication and Technology is a competitive program that provides ICCIT students with an opportunity to connect with relevant industries, industry leaders, and evolving professional standards. Through the integration of work placements with ICCIT programs of study, accepted students are provided professional learning experiences within and outside of the classroom. The program offers an opportunity to apply skills and concepts learned throughout your undergraduate university studies and earn those who complete the requirements a transcript notation.

Application to PEC Program is exclusive to U of T students who:

Students will be eligible to apply for this certificate program at the end of their second year of study. Requests to enroll in this certificate program Subject POSt will only be assessed through the Spring term via Acorn. Those who meet the requirements, will be invited for an interview. After the interview, notification of acceptance/invitations will be made on Acorn and via email during the Summer

After you have been accepted into the program, you must also complete:

The recommended timing to complete the requirements is:

  • 3rd year in the Fall semester: complete CCT373H5 Career Planning and Development 
  • Between 3rd and 4th year in the Summer: complete your 12-16 week full-time work placement
  • 4th year Fall, Winter or Summer: complete CCT/WRI410H Internship I

Please note that students currently enrolled in the program who are graduating in 2023 have the option to complete the certificate under the previous requirements:

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