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Acting for Film and Television

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Program Code: 10351 Credential: Diploma Program Length: 4 semesters Delivery Mode (Semester 1 Delivery Fall 2021)  : N/AProgram and course details can be viewed on Current Student Resources  
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Program Overview

Humber’s Acting for Film and Television diploma program covers the full spectrum of training needed to succeed as a screen actor: acting, voice, movement, improvisation, screenwriting and script analysis. You’ll learn what it takes to express yourself through the art and craft of screen acting, gain on-camera confidence, and learn how to shine at auditions. When you graduate, you’ll have a solid understanding of the craft and industry – its history, protocols and professional standards.

Our program has one of the most comprehensive curricula in Canada and is taught by respected professional actors. Workshop simulations, screen demos, voice-over demos and our spring motion picture showcase provide you with unequalled opportunities to experience the world of screen acting. You will review and discuss your work with some of the acting world’s most recognizable faces, as well as with key industry personnel.

Courses Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the program, a graduate will:

  1. Describe the structure of the film and television industry.

  2. Perform to a professional standard in a range of roles recorded in a variety of media.

  3. Analyze and interpret scripts, screenplays, story boards and commercial copy.

  4. Summarize the different requirements and challenges of one-time versus series work.

  5. Explain the characteristics and requirements of different genres such as sitcoms, daytime TV, episodic TV and film.

  6. Prepare for and perform appropriately on camera for each genre.

  7. Convey character to the camera with appropriate emotional depth and clarity.

  8. Maintain a character’s physical and emotional continuity over the course of production.

  9. Work effectively with agents, casting directors, producers, directors and film crews.

  10. Respond to the improvisational demands of the media.

  11. Demonstrate individual creativity and imagination within a rigorous production structure.

  12. Evaluate his or her place within the entertainment industry and develop the appropriate career strategies and contacts.

  13. Develop team building and communication skills and engage in exercises that encourage self understanding, peer respect and professional behaviors.

  14. Outline the entrepreneurial skills needed by actors in the electronic media.

  15. Work effectively with the new technologies encountered in the industry.


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The Humber Advantage

Students go on a number of field trips during their time in the program to experience many different studio environments and work with highly specialized technologies. Students also work with professional voice actors in a recording studio to produce a demo reel of audio work.

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We stopped by the premiere of After Lola to talk to graduates of the Acting for Film and Television program who starred in the film.

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Humber's Acting for Film & Television program has a regular lineup of incredible guest speakers, including actors, directors, and casting directors. Below are a just a few of our recent guest speakers.

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JC McKenzie

J.C. MacKenzie is a Canadian actor. He plays Skip Fontaine in the hit HBO series Vinyl and is known for his role as Arnold Spivak in ABC's Murder One, Reagan "Normal" Ronald in Fox's Dark Angel, and Ludlow in the film The Aviator.

See all his credits on his IMDB page.

Clarke Johnson

Clarke Johnson

Clarke Johnson is an American actor and director who has worked in both television and film. He is best known for Homicide: Life on the Street (1993), S.W.A.T. (2003) and The Sentinel (2006). 

See all his credits on his IMDB pagePhoto credit: Petr Novák, Wikipedia

Gordon Pinsent

Gordon Pinsent 

Gordon Pinsent is a Canadian actor, screenwriter, director and playwright. He is known for his roles in Away from Her, The Rowdyman, John and the Missus, A Gift to Last, Due South, The Red Green Show and Quentin Durgens, M.P.

See all his credits on his IMDB pagePhoto credit: christopherharte, Wikimedia

Larissa Mair

Larissa Mair

Larissa Mair has been involved in the arts for over 20 years. Larissa began as a casting assistant and associate, working her way up through the business until 2010, when she opened her own casting company; Larissa Mair Casting & Associates.

See all her credits on her IMDB page.

Don McBrearty

Don McBrearty

Don McBrearty is a Canadian film director. In 2003 he directed the made-for-television drama Sex and the Single Mom. He is known for his work on The Arrow (1997), The Interrogation of Michael Crowe (2002), Terry (2005), and Chasing Freedom (2004).

See all his credits on his IMDB page.

Viv Moore

Faculty Spotlight: Viv Moore

"I teach what I practice in my process work and my choreography."

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Maria Ricossa

Faculty Spotlight: Maria Ricossa

"I've always enjoyed the investigation of human behavior: why people do what they do, their struggles their wants and needs. I look for this when I’m photographing in the street, and this is also the core of what acting is."

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Alex Bird

Alex Bird

"I’ll always be indebted to the faculty and to John Bourgeois... when someone believes in you, it means the world. You never forget that."

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Alino Giraldi

Alino Giraldi

"It's amazing to see how much story can be told just with breathing and your eyes."

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Allison Dawn Doiron

Allison Dawn Doiron

"I really enjoyed my time at Humber. I found the teachers to be professional and very helpful."

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Brittany Johnson

Brittany Johnson

"Nothing is more valuable than good training and your network of people."

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Brock Morgan

Brock Morgan

"This program prepared me for the reality of working as a film and television Actor."

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Carlos Felipe Martinez

Carlos Felipe Martinez

"I can say that our faculty’s strong emphasis on being professional, doing our homework (character work) and being prepared for the shoot has proven to be fundamental." 

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Charlotte Hegele

Charlotte Hegele

"There is a good reason Humber's AFTV program attracts the highest quality instructors."

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Danielle Watling

Danielle Watling

"The Acting for Film and Television program at Humber is the best experience a young actor looking for training could have."

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Dwain Murphy

Dwain Murphy

"The teachers at Humber were wonderful with their ability to shape and mould young up-and-coming actors such as myself. They gave us the best tools for making a splash in the acting world."

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Evan Marsh

Evan Marsh

"My time at Humber was priceless. The AFTV program was so full of different teaching techniques that I couldn't possibly list all the ways it prepared me for this industry."

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Farid Yazdani

Farid Yazdani

"I’m proud of booking a role that would normally be cast as a Caucasian. Major props to Suits for being inclusive."

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Hannah Hogan

Hannah Hogan

"At Humber, I learned that the best way to succeed in acting is to reach out to the peers and colleagues in your community for help and support. It’s something I continue to do today."

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Hubert Tran

Hubert Tran

"I would recommend this program for any aspiring actor..."

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Lovell Adams-Gray

Lovell Adams-Gray

"Nothing is more valuable than good training and your network of people."

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Michelle McLeod

Michelle McLeod

"Humber Acting for Film and Television provides a great tool kit to those who are passionate about acting." 

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Richard Young

Richard Young

Richard Young is a South Asian-Canadian actor/screenwriter. His screen acting credits include Taken (NBC), Jett (Cinemax), Endlings (Hulu-CBC), Kim's Convenience (CBC), Incorporated (SyFy) and The Strain (FX).

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Sara La Selva

Sara La Selva

"Community is unbelievably important to me both in my artistic practice and my experience as a person in the world." 

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Sid Sawant

"When you come to the conclusion that the only thing you can do is make movies, buckle up, because it’s one heck of ride."

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Tiffany Davidson 

“I didn’t even apply for the audition – honestly, I didn’t even know they were looking for that role!”

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Alessia Miscio

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Yuliia Radchuk

Yuliia graduated from Humber College in 2021. She is fluent in Russian and Ukrainian, and plays the piano and bandura.

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Emily Murray

Emily Murray

Emily graduated from Humber College in 2021. She is fluent in French and skilled dancer.

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Fabiana Mena

Fabiana graduated from Humber College in 2021. She is fluent in Spanish and skilled in stage combat.

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Gabriel Doctor

Gabriel graduated from Humber College in 2021. He is a skilled athlete in hockey, basketball, baseball, and golf.

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David Teoh

David Teoh

David graduated from Humber College in 2021 and is skilled in stunt work, martial arts and stage combat.

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Madison Holder 

Madison graduated from Humber College in 2021. She is an award winning Mezzo Soprano singer and has experience working with seniors and children.

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Estiven Olaya-Pachon

Estiven Olaya-Pachon

Estiven graduated from Humber College in 2021 and is fluent in Spanish and English.

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Frankie Pringle 

Frankie graduated from Humber College in 2021. She is skilled in makeup and SFX.

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Ana Da Costa

Ana Da Costa

Ana graduated from Humber College in 2021. She is fluent in Portuguese and has a 3rd degree black belt in Taekwondo.

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Matthew Francis

Matthew graduated from Humber College in 2021. He is a skilled voice actor and is a Bass/Tenor singer.

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Paloma Bertossi 

Paloma graduated from Humber College in 2021 and is fluent in Spanish, English, French, and conversational in Italian and German.

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Shivika Sharma

Shivika graduated from Humber College in 2021 and is fluent in Hindi and Punjabi. 

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Stephanie McKibbon 

Stephanie graduated from Humber College in 2021 and is skilled in swimming, skating and gymnastics. 

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Timothy Van Le  

Timothy graduated from Humber College in 2021 and is skilled in improv and stage combat.

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William A. Longley 

William graduated from Humber College in 2021. He is a skilled juggler, balloonist and is trained in combat.

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Taylor Gignac 

Taylor graduated from Humber College in 2021. He is CPR certified and can speak in British and Southern American Dialect.

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Expert Faculty

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John Bourgeois

In a career spanning more than thirty years, John has been a busy screen and stage actor. He has appeared in leading roles on Toronto’s mainstages, at the Stratford Shakespeare Festival, Off-Broadway as well as at numerous North American regional theatres such as Philadelphia’s Walnut Street Theatre. He has had a long standing artistic relationship with the Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre. In 2018, he won the Best Actor award there for his performance as Eric in Stephen Karam’s The Humans, a finalist for the 2016 Pulitzer prize and winner of a Tony for best new play. As a teacher, he has taught and directed students at several colleges and universities across Canada and since 2005, has been the director of Humber College’s screen acting program. In 2016, Humber recognised him with the President’s Award for Teaching Excellence.

On screen, he is much in demand as a character actor. He has been a series regular (KUNG FU, THE CITY, LITTLE MEN, CARTER) and has acted with a compendium of notable film and stage actors. His imdb page lists more than one hundred and twenty screen appearances. Highlights include the Peabody award-winning film, “THE INTERROGATION OF MICHAEL CROWE” as well as the Genie award winner for the indie film “THE DANE”. Recent appearances include FX’s Mrs. America, and the upcoming Netflix series Jupiters’ Legacy. This fall, he will appear as CIA Director John Brennan in the CBS mini-series The Green Room opposite Jeff Daniels. Raised bilingual in Montreal, John has also acted in french on stage and in the hit Quebec series “L”OR”. In addition, he has performed in several international commercials, radio dramas and appeared in the comedy digital series SAVE ME for CBC Gem.

In 1998, John produced and directed the short feature film Jimmy Pacheco which received nominations for Best Comedy at the Yorktown and Mill Valley Film Festivals. He wrote and performed the one man drama Tansey’s Brag ( subsequently taped for Bravo television and CBC radio) as well as Walking on Crimson, a play inspired in part by Romeo Dallaire’s UN Command in Rwanda which he performed in the Toronto Fringe Festival. He has produced several showcase films with graduates of the program, most notably the feature length ""After Lola"" with the Class of 2013.

Trained for the stage at Concordia University (BA English & Theatre) and The Webber-Douglas Academy in London, he also holds an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of British Columbia.

In his spare time, he plays tennis, cycles and travels. He is married to the actor, Maria Ricossa with whom he raised three wonderful daughters.

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Peter Conrad

Peter is a writer, filmmaker and educator based in Toronto.

His documentary On the Road to Virtue chronicles the relationship between a Canadian social justice advocate and refugees from the 1980s civil war in El Salvador. It was recently added to the permanent collection of the Museum of the Word and Image in San Salvador. Earlier documentaries include Guarding A Musical Treasure, a journey into the world of Baroque culture in Bolivia, as well as the science docs The Challenge of Quantum Reality and The Mystery of Dark Matter for Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics. He also produced, shot, and edited English for Yu, a 1994 Hot Docs finalist, which followed three women who fled the Bosnian civil war for new lives in Canada. Previous scripted projects include the comedic short Dear Bear and the irreverent web series Turning Intern.

Peter was also a visual effects designer on several successful multimedia musical revues for Drayton Entertainment including Twist & Shout: Music of the British Invasion, Legends: A Salute to Musical Pioneers, You’ll Get Used to It: The War Show! and Canadian Legends.

Peter is also the author of the 1987 historical monograph Caring On The Grand: A History of the Freeport Hospital, and the memoir essay “Terrazzo,” published in the 2004 American anthology Walking Higher: Gay Men Write About The Deaths of Their Mothers.

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Viv Moore

Viv Moore was born in England and has worked collaboratively and solo as a dancer, actor, choreographer and teacher for 40 years, in dance, theatre, film and video in Sweden, Australia, England and Canada. She has trained in ballet since the age of four, then later in social dance, jazz, national dance and modern at Chelsea College of P.E., Eastbourne. Extensive travel was then mixed with further training in Calgary, Montreal and Vancouver, performing with the Alberta vaudeville group Roaring Twenties (1974-78).

Viv co-founded Remote Control with Dave Wilson in 1979 (Vancouver) and participated in the inaugural fFIDA in 1991 (Toronto). She has co-written several publications, presented at international conferences and has worked with community dance in London, England and Canada (RNIB, CNIB, deaf and partial hearing, multi-abilities and psychiatric survivors).

Viv has taught at McMaster and Ryerson Universities, Seneca, George Brown and Sheridan Colleges. She has been teaching at Humber since 1985 (Theatre Arts - Performance and Acting for Film & Television), where she choreographed main stage productions and directed Decadance, dance company within the Theatre Department. Viv was co-choreographer to the Humber contingent of theatre students who represented Ontario at Expo 86 in Vancouver.

Viv received a Harold (1998) and was national-co-ordinator of Fight Directors, Canada (Advanced Combatant). She has a BFA (Dean’s Honours List) and an MA in dance from York University.

Selected credits: Viv has been an actor and company member of Theatre Rusticle (The Stronger, Birnam Wood, Peter & The Wolf, Our Town); and movement coach and choreographer for Theatre Direct (Dora-ominated Sanctuary Song) and on plays and films, including Hedda Gabler (Dir. Judith Thompson, Shaw Festival), Midsummer Night’s Dream (Dir. Kate Lynch, Theatre Passe Muraille), La Danza (Quartetto Gelato), Emily's Piano, the Dora-nominated Between the Stairs, and  Antigone (YPT). Viv has created work with EFDSS (English Folk Dance & Song Society) in England.

Dance films include Waking the Witch, Ohm, tra la la. She has danced in Denise Fujiwara’s Conference of the Birds and with Sashar Zarif Dance Theatre.

Some of Viv’s own dance theatre works include Bogie Woman (1999 Paula Citron fFIDA Award), Body Geometry-Seventh Angel (2002 Dora nomination), On Tenterhooks (Nuit Blanche-Distillery) and her solo show, Worcestershire Saucy, which she choreographed, produced and performed at Factory Theatre.

In 2012 Viv received a Chalmer's Fellowship of the Arts to further her studies in English step dance, weaponry and butoh. In 2014 she was artistic director and curator of the inaugural Body Percussion Festival and she has been curator and macro choreographer for 60x60.

She continues to study butoh, dance improvisation and physical theatre. Viv has recently acted in the films The Witch (Sundance 2015), God & Doubting Women and had a recurring acting role with stunts in the TV series Damien (A&E March 2016). She was featured as CADA’s (Canadian Alliance of Dance Artists) member of the month in October 2016. 

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Maria Ricossa

Maria has worked in film, television, radio and theatre in both the US and Canada for over 30 years. She has been a series lead, guest star and recurring character on numerous TV series including Clarice, Ransom, The Strain, Flashpoint, The Good Witch, Omni’s Blood and Water, and CTV’s Designated Survivor. Leading roles in feature films include The Inlaws, Some Things That Stay and The Space Between.

Maria’s work in theatre includes leading roles at the Tarragon Theatre, Canadian Stage, Necessary Angel, Nightwood Theatre, The Manitoba Theatre Center, The Harold Green Jewish Theatre and Theatre 180. She was also a member of the Stratford Shakespeare Festival playing leading roles in King Lear, Love Labour’s Lost, Twelfth Night, Measure for Measure and Hamlet. Maria recently received the Independent Leader Award from the Vaughan Film Festival.

Maria has taught at University of Toronto, George Brown Theatre School and has been the on-set coach for the Netflix series Shadowhunters and Tiny Pretty Things. She also coaches actors privately for theatre, film and TV.

Our conservatory-style training immerses you in the art and craft of screen acting and ensures you graduate with a working knowledge of what is needed to thrive as a 21st century performer in recorded media. You will study with a professional acting faculty who continue to be active in their field.

As leading practitioners, they provide instruction that accurately reflects the reality of what is required of today's screen actor.

Throughout the two years of the program, you will also meet with casting directors, talent agents, working actors and directors and get the chance to ask them questions and benefit from their experiences In addition, selected students may shadow working faculty on professional sets.

You will also act in screen demo productions under the guidance of a professional director and director of photography. Successful students will be cast in our annual Graduates Spring Showcase Digital Video Project. The completed project screens before an industry audience at a downtown theatre.

We pride ourselves on making sure you understand how best to practice the art and craft of acting and how to begin your own journey from aspiring hopeful to professional screen actor. For those who are passionate and hardworking, this program will equip you to meet the challenges of being a successful working actor.

Best,

John Bourgeois
Program Director
Acting for Film and TV program & Theatre Performance program,
Faculty of Media & Creative Arts, Humber College
416.675.6622 ext 79034

Your Career

In addition to traditional stage, film and television opportunities, graduates of the program qualify to work in a wide range of multimedia including webisodes, virtual reality and gaming videos, as well as voice overs for cartoons, commercials, narration and audio dialogue replacement (dubbing).

Professional Accreditations & Recognition

Alliance of Canadian Cinema, Television and Radio Artists (ACTRA)

Acting for Film and Television is recognized by the Alliance of Canadian Cinema, Television and Radio Artists (ACTRA). Graduates of this program qualify to apply for ACTRA Apprentice membership within sixty (60) days of their graduation.

Additional requirements may apply.

Note: The requirements for the additional credential(s) are determined by the granting body, which is independent from the College. Students are encouraged to obtain the specific requirements directly from the granting body before enrolling.

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On October 21, 2019, the Provincial Government of Ontario announced the renaming of the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities (MTCU) to the Ministry of Colleges and Universities (MCU). Both names may appear on this website.

Admission Requirements

Applicants must meet all the requirements below in order to meet minimum program eligibility. Meeting minimum eligibility requirements does not guarantee an offer of admission. Admission decisions will be available via MyHumber, or by email and mail. Admission decisions will not be released by phone.

Admission selection is based on the following 4 requirements:

  • Academic

    To be eligible for admission, you must possess the following:

    • Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent including these required courses:
      • Grade 12 English (ENG4C or ENG4U or equivalent)
      • Three Grade 11 or Grade 12 C, M or U courses in addition to those listed above

    or

    or

    Mature Applicants

    Diplomas and Certificates

    An applicant is considered a mature applicant if they have not completed secondary school or other postsecondary school, and will be 19 or older as of the first day of classes. Humber will invite you for testing to demonstrate that you meet program eligibility.

    Degrees

    An applicant is considered a mature applicant if they have not completed secondary school or attended postsecondary studies, and will be 21 or older as of the first day of classes. Mature applicants for degree programs will be required to meet course requirements at the U/M level or equivalent.

    College Transfer Applicants

    Diplomas and Certificates

    An applicant is considered a college transfer applicant if they have completed some or all of a college-level credential. Humber may use a combination of secondary school and/or college courses and grades to determine program eligibility.

    Degrees

    An applicant is considered a college transfer applicant if they have completed some or all of a college-level credential. Humber may use a combination of secondary school and/or college courses and grades to determine program eligibility. Applicants must have an overall minimum grade point average (GPA) of 65 per cent in the program. Applicants are required to disclose and provide academic transcripts for all course work completed at the postsecondary level.

    University Transfer Applicants

    Diplomas and Certificates

    An applicant is considered a university transfer applicant if they have completed some or all of a university-level credential. Humber may use a combination of secondary school and/or university courses and grades to determine program eligibility.

    Degrees

    An applicant is considered a university transfer applicant if they have completed some or all of a university-level credential. Humber may use a combination of secondary school and/or university courses and grades to determine program eligibility. Applicants are required to disclose and provide academic transcripts for all course work completed at the postsecondary level.

  • Online Audition

  • Applicants are required to memorize and submit a video performing two contrasting (dramatic/comedic) speeches from a contemporary play, screenplay or teleplay.

    Your chosen speeches must meet the following criteria:

    • Speeches must be thoroughly memorized and between 1 to 2 minutes long. 
    • The character should be someone within your age range (+ or – 5 years) 
    • Only published material may be used (i.e. no self-written monologues). 
    • Small props such as cell phones are acceptable

    Special Note: Frequently searched monologues and/or generic monologues (e.g. Ferris Bueller's Day Off, Mean Girls) are overused by applicants. Choose your speeches carefully. 

    Submission Instructions

  • English Language Proficiency

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

  • International Credit Evaluation

    Canadian citizens or permanent residents with international education are required to provide a WES or ICAS evaluation.

INTERNATIONAL ACADEMIC EQUIVALENCY

Admission equivalencies for Humber depend on your country of study. Please enter your location or choose detect my location to see the requirements for your country below.

Post-Admission Requirements

Once you have been accepted, and have confirmed your offer, you may need to complete a further set of requirements related to your program (Post-Admission Requirements).

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Fees

The 2021-2022 fee for two semesters is:

  • domestic: $5,662.20
  • international: $16,414.00

Fees are subject to change.

Fees by Semester

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Additional Costs

Additional fees may be required for the purchase of plays or scripts.

Scholarships

Humber Scholarships

Find out more about scholarships and bursaries that you may be eligible for, visit Student Scholarships. International students can visit International Student Scholarships.

Humber Bursaries

Bursaries are available for Certificate, Diploma and Degree programs primarily based on financial need, visit Humber Bursaries.

External Awards, Bursaries & Scholarships

Find out more information about external scholarships and bursaries, visit External Awards.

Indigenous Student Awards, Bursaries & Scholarships

Humber offers a variety of bursaries and scholarships for Indigenous students, visit Indigenous Student Awards.

Pathways

Pathways are academic routes that students can take to move from one credential to another.

PATHWAYS OUT TO ANOTHER PROGRAM:

TO A PARTNER INSTITUTION

Bachelor of Applied Management

Graduates of any two-year diploma program at Humber Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning, who have attained a cumulative grade point average of 70% or greater will be eligible to enter year three of the four-year Bachelor of Applied Management (BAM) at the University of New Brunswick, Saint John. 

Depending on the diploma program, students may be exempted from study in certain courses and therefore, requested to take alternate courses offered by the Faculty of Business. 

Please note:  Admission to the academic programs listed is at the sole discretion of the partner post-secondary institution. Please contact the institution for detailed admission requirements.

For more information please contact: admissions@unb.ca.

Bachelor of Media any major

Humber students who have successfully completed the Acting for Film and Television Diploma or the Theatre Performance Advanced Diploma with a GPA of 2.5 out of 4.0 (62.5%) or 4.5 out of 7.0 and who meet all other admission requirements will be granted 24 credit points (1 year) towards the Bachelor of Media, any major at Macquarie University.  Please contact the institution for detailed admission requirements.

Admission to the academic programs listed is at the sole discretion of the partner post-secondary institution.

Business Bachelor of Business Administration

Students who complete a 2 year diploma at Humber will be granted 60 credit hours toward the completion of a bachelor degree program at Davenport University. You will need to complete a minimum of 60 credit hours (approximately two years of full-time attendance) to meet residency and program requirements and to complete your bachelor degree program. Students must complete a minimum total of 120 semester credit hours to earn a bachelor degree. The total credit hours will include the completed 2 year diploma classes plus any courses completed through Davenport University.

Admission to the academic programs listed is at the sole discretion of the partner post-secondary institution.

If you still have questions, reach out to the transfer admissions team at info@davenport.edu or 1.800.686.1600

Honours Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies

Humber and Seneca Colleges have entered into an agreement that increases student opportunities for degree completion at both institutions.  Humber graduates may transfer into Seneca’s Honours Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies with entry into Semester 4, Year 2 of the program.    

Admissions:

All applicants to Seneca degree programs are required to have successfully completed the related Humber program with a minimum overall Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.0 (70%).

All applicants may apply through the Ontario College Application Service and must submit an official academic transcript for all course work completed at the postsecondary level.  The application must be received no later than the stated deadline for the given term being applied for in order to qualify for admission.

For further information, please contact:  academic.pathways@senecacollege.ca

Admission to the academic programs listed is at the sole discretion of the partner post-secondary institution. Please contact the institution for detailed admission requirements.

Law LLB

Humber students who have successfully completed a Diploma or Advanced Diploma in any field at Humber College and meet the requirements, will be considered for admission into the University of Gloucestershire's Bachelor of Law LLB program. 

International students should demonstrate and must provide evidence that they have attained a level of English equivalent to IELTS 6.5 overall with a minimum of 6.0 in writing. Alternative acceptable English Language qualifications can be found at: www.glos.ac.uk/study/international

Students will be expected to attend an Academic Induction preceding entry to the program. Students admitted to the UoG program will pay the appropriate annual tuition fee rate. The definitive fees will be those published here: http://www.glos.ac.uk/international

Students admitted to UoG from Humber will be eligible to receive the international bursary. This award, and its ruling terms and conditions, is subject to change on an annual basis. For September 2020/January 2021 entry, the applicable bursary is £3,000, and will be automatically applied against tuition for successful applicants from Humber. Please note that the bursary is only available to students who are studying full-time at the UoG on campus in the UK, and completing a full degree (not available for distance learning or master's stage students).

Admission to the academic programs listed is at the sole discretion of the partner post-secondary institution. Please contact the institution for detailed admission requirements.

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Shandin Rickard-Hughes
International Marketing & Student Recruitment Manager, Americas
srickardhughes@glos.ac.uk

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Domestic Students  

Phone: 416-675-5000
Email: enquiry@humber.ca

International Students  

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Program Specific Questions

John Bourgeois, program co-ordinator
416.675.6622 ext. 79034
john.bourgeois@humber.ca

How to Apply

Applications to Humber are made through ontariocolleges.ca. Be sure to submit your application by the equal consideration deadline of February 1. You may apply after February 1, however, post-February 1 applications will be considered on a first-come, first-served basis depending on the availability of the space in the program. To check program availability refer to the Campus/Availability listing on Humber's program pages or ontariocolleges.ca.

Admissions Road Map

Apply through Ontario Colleges

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

If you’re an international student, you can apply directly to Humber via our International Centre.

Apply through the International Centre

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