St. Lawrence College Courses
St. Lawrence College Course Details
PG in Logistics and Supply Chain Management (NO MATHS REQD)
The supply chain is one of the most essential sectors of the Canadian economy involving about 767,000 workers from a range of occupations and industries (Canadian Supply Chain Sector Council). This postgraduate program introduces all facets of supply chain management and logistics from a theoretical and practical perspective.
At St. Lawrence College, students benefit from an integrated field placement opportunity and hands-on experience.
DURATION: 1 year
(Application Fee : $ 100)
- Two or three year college diploma or university degree.
- IELTS score of 6.5 bands with no less than 6.0 in each module
- No Math requirement in Grade 11 or Grade 12.
Graduates will find challenging employment as materials managers, retail and wholesale buyers, purchasing managers, strategic sourcing analysts, and supervisors in materials handling among other opportunities.
High Demand for Supply Chain Managers even during recession- when companies cut costs.
Game Development Technician At Cornwall
Game programming is a multi-billion dollar industry that is among the fastest growing in the world. The video game industry is in need of trained designers and programmers who understand the complexity and sophistication of these products designed for installation on home computers, game consoles, web pages and even cell phones. If students are creative and like to control the action, this program is for them.
This program introduces students to basic game concepts including introductory computer programming in C++, basic game console electronics, computer operating system usage, and database storage techniques. Students will broaden their knowledge by examining and implementing 3-dimensional programs that expand into real games using industry standard libraries. Students will also create sounds to include in games and integrate these sounds into their applications. At the advanced level, they will learn to use standard game engines to accomplish sophisticated graphics and interaction within their program control. Portability of code is emphasized at all stages of instruction.
Complementing the game development skills set is a sound background in software design methodology and programming. Graduates are qualified to apply for jobs as software developers and programmer analysts.
Graduates will find employment with game studios in Canada and throughout the world. This area is experiencing job growth that is out-pacing the training of potential workers. Canada has six of the top 50 game studios in the world and this includes one of the five top studios based on product sales.
Potential positions at these studios include:
- Game Audio Engineer
- Game Build Engineer
- Game Database Engineer
- Game Online Engineer
- Game Front End Engineer
- Game Pipeline Engineer
- Rendering Engineer
- Graphics/Special Effects
Graduates may also find employment as software developers and programmer analysts in Information Technology departments.
Information For the Above Mentioned Program :
- The duration of the course is 2 years
- The campus location is Cornwall
- The start date for the program is September 2013
- The Tuition Fees for the program is $13,745 per year
Interactive Marketing Communications : Graduate Certificate
This program is designed to prepare students as strategists in interactive marketing communications (IMC). It will deepen the student’s understanding of marketing communications in general, and develop new skills in planning and implementing IMC campaigns. From concept to execution and evaluation students will work to solve real challenges from real clients. The study of IMC at St. Lawrence College practices an integrated approach to media (both traditional and digital) and an interactive approach to message. Hands-on practical experience is gained through a model interactive marketing agency, through the college’s state-of-the-art Marketing Communications Centre; as well as a 6 – week work placement. Graduates will find work as digital strategists in ad agencies or marketing departments, or in organizations and agencies as account representatives. According to recent employment reports there is a critical shortage of trained digital strategists.
This Graduate Certificate Program is targeted to:
- Advertising & Marketing Communications graduates of either a two or three-year college program.
- Marketing graduates of either a two or three-year college program.
- Graphic Design graduates of either a two or three year college program.
- University undergraduates.
The curriculum in this specialized program will be focused on “strategy development”. The Interactive Marketing Communications certificate program at SLC will be graduating digital strategists. A survey of advertising agencies in Toronto suggests a growing demand for digital strategists.
- Campus: Kingston
- IELTS: Overall 6.5 bands with no band less than 6.0
- Duration: 1 year
- Fees: $13,995.15 per year
- Start Date: September’2013