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Centennial College Full-time Programs Catalogue 2022-2023



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Joint and Degree Programs

Joint and Degree Programs

Centennial College offers bachelor degrees that meet rigorous Ontario Ministry standards (provincial standards) and open doors to even better learning and career opportunities. We offer a collaborative program in nursing with Ryerson University and joint programs with the University of Toronto Scarborough in paramedicine, journalism and new media studies. Get practical and technical strengths of a college diploma and the theoretical foundations of a four-year bachelor degree.

Bring IT programs will require students to own and use a mobile computing device that meets or exceeds the recommended hardware requirements.

Note: If you require accommodation for a documented disability, please consider your adaptive technology needs when you select a device for your BringIT programs (click for recommendations). If you wish to access disability services, please make an appointment with the Centre for Accessible Learning and Counselling Services, by calling 416-289-5000, ext. 3850, or by email at

Have questions? Check out Frequently Asked Questions for our Bring IT Program.

Students from this program will require to own/purchase a device and software relevant to their program.

Journalism (Joint Program with UTSC)

Minimum Recommended Hardware Specifications

  • MacBook Pro 13-inch, 8GB RAM or equivalent
  • Smartphone with a minimum of 64 GB internal storage
  • Earbuds and/or headphones
  • Simple external lavalier (lapel) microphone and cable that fits smartphone
  • DSLR camera
  •  Large capacity external hard drive, USB key, Google Drive or Dropbox 
  • tripod and mic stand  

Minimum Recommended Software Specifications

  • Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) 2010 or higher version
  • Adobe Photoshop, InDesign and Audition, or Adobe Creative Cloud
  • FiLMiC Pro app and LumaFusion editing app (iPhones) or Kinemaster (free) (Android). 

DSLR camera and gear: 

Students should look for a DSLR that offers the following key functions and technologies: 

  • Minimum four-thirds or DX type sensor 
  • Minimum 12 megapixel 
  • Interchangeable lenses 
  • Optional manual exposure mode 
  • Ability to manually change aperture, shutter speed and ISO Raw format capabilities Ability to capture video with minimum 720-pixel resolution Ability to accept off-camera microphone Ability to accept external flash Through-the-lens viewing 

Recommended entry level DSLRs from Nikon and Canon: 

  • Nikon D 5200 (with 18-55mm lens) 
  • Nikon D 3200 (with 18-55mm VR and 55-200mm lens)  
  • Canon EOS Rebel SL1 W (EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 lens) 
  • Canon EOS Rebel T5i (with lens) 
  • Canon EOS Rebel T3i (with lens) 

New Media (Joint Program with UTSC)

Minimum Recommended Hardware Specifications

  • MacBook Pro 15-inch (preferred)


  • 13-inch (2.3, 2.4, or 2.7GHz)

Additional Equipment

  • An external hard drive or key

Minimum Required Software

  • Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) 2010 or higher version
  • Adobe Creative Cloud
  • Coda by Panic Software
  • Open source software as directed in the class<