The Toronto Film School (TFS) at RCC Institute of Technology offers a fast and effective path to an exciting career in film, television, theatre, fashion, graphic design or video game design. What sets Toronto Film School apart is that right from the start, students begin the transformative process of turning raw energy and creativity into the practical skills demanded by the competitive world of the entertainment industry. Students will be filming, editing, performing, writing and designing in a high-energy environment, preparing for exciting careers within the entertainment industry– with the guidance of industry professionals and supportive faculty, who understand what it takes to succeed.

Top 3 reasons to study here

  • All programs are career-focused and application-oriented.
  • Strong focus on hands-on training in state-of-the-art studio environments
  • Dedicated faculty of accomplished working professionals who bring real-world experience into their lessons

About

History

For more than 80 years, RCC Institute of Technology has been offering high-quality, career-focused education in Ontario. Founded in 1928, RCC began as a training facility for the fast-growing radio and communications sector and quickly became known for its technology and engineering programs.

Education

The mission of RCC Institute of Technology is to provide practitioner-oriented degree and diploma programs, leading to professional careers that are personally rewarding and contribute to the betterment of society.

Career

Students leave TFS as actors, directors, film editors, producers, agents, directors of photography, screenwriters,fashion designers, fashion marketers, graphic designers, videographers, video game designers, interior decorators – all specialists in their chosen discipline.

Distance Learning Courses

Arts, Design & Architecture (5)
Journalism & Media (2)
Computer Science & IT (1)
Humanities (1)

Services

Student services

  • Academic Support
  • Peer Tutoring Program
  • Career Services
  • Library Services

Housing services

Enrolment Services maintains a list of accommodations to assist students in location suitable housing – generally shared apartment or rooms within a private home.

Financial and leasing arrangements are made between individual students and property owners. Many may require a down payment, including prepayment of the first and last month’s rent. Students who need help locating housing or who have problems related to their accommodations should contact the International Office.

We provide students with a list for short-term/temporary housing opportunities until longer-term arrangements are made. As each The Toronto Film School has 2 different locations throughout the Greater Toronto Area (GTA)

Library services

Libraries are offered at the Steeles and Davisville campuses. Both locations offer material to sign out, online research databases and computers for school assignments.

Student Life

Campus life

Toronto Film School has three campuses.

  • Dundas Campus is located in the bustling heart of downtown Toronto, at Yonge and Dundas. In state-of-the-art studio space, this campus houses all programs run by the Toronto Film School: Acting for Film, TV & the Theatre, Film Production and Writing for Film & TV.
  • Steeles Campus houses: Video Game Design & Animation and Video Game Design & Development
  • Davisville Campus: Steps away from Bloor Street and the wholesale distric, this campus at Yonge and Davisville houses Interior Decorating, Fashion Design,Marketing for Fashion & Entertainment and Graphic Design & Interactive Media

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