Industry professionals recognize Sheridan as the best interactive multimedia college in Canada. In the Interactive Multimedia Program, students learn to create, manage and develop web and mobile content leveraging a curriculum in usability, interactivity, Web programming, social media, and emerging mobile technologies in an interdisciplinary, interprofessional collaborative learning environment.
Students learn to build interactive multimedia environments from the ground up, using industry best practices for interface design and interactive programming. The curriculum teaches how to use HTML5, CSS3, jQuery, PHP, APIs and Actionscript to design and build traditional digital media, mobile web, natural user interfaces (NUI) utilizing emerging technologies of multi touch, gesture capture and mediated reality.
Our graduates find themselves comfortable as independent designers/producers or as members of creative, technical and marketing teams. Alumni of our program are producing interactive features and sites for TVO, Much Music, CBC Kids, Sympatico/MSN, Royal Ontario Museum (ROM), Halton Region, WestJet, Canadian Football League (CFL), Labatt's Blue and Xenophile Media developing interactive television
Interactive Multimedia is taught by award winning full and part time professors who are sought after by industry for demonstrations and speaking engagements at conferences and workshops.
Upcoming and previous Speaking Engagements include:
- MinneWeb Con
- FITO Meet-ups
- Spotlight HTML5
- Toronto WordCamp
- Hamilton Demo Camp
- HighEd Web Conference Series
- IxDA Tornoto
- Editors' Association of Canada
- Sheridan/RIM Wireless & Mobile Summit
Interactive Multimedia classes and courses take place at the Trafalgar Road Campus in Oakville, Ontario.