Program Learning Outcomes - 220

Program learning outcomes outline what Mohawk's graduates need to know and be able to do after they complete this program.

Initially, most program learning outcomes were developed by the Ministry of Training, Colleges, and Universities (MTCU) in consultation with employers and educators. Now, they are reviewed and updated during program review, in consultation with employers, graduates, and current students.

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Vocational Standards

The graduate has reliably demonstrated the ability to:

  1. Collaborate in the planning and preparing of accurate radio programming.
  2. Produce radio programming in an efficient manner.
  3. Correctly operate broadcast technology software.
  4. Function effectively as part of a team in the delivery of radio programming.
  5. Apply organizational, cost control, marketing, and time management skills to complete tasks efficiently and meet deadlines in the workplace.
  6. Ensure that all work is completed in compliance with applicable laws, statutory obligations, regulations, and industry principles and practices.
  7. Develop strategies for ongoing personal and professional development to enhance work performance and maintain currency with technological changes.
  8. Critically evaluate the quality of product being presented for broadcast.
  9. Record live performances using industry specific digital software.
  10. Produce a music CD to industry standards
  11. Produce promotional materials and conduct radio station sales presentations using industry audience measurement information.

Essential Employability Skills

All graduates with the following Ontario College credentials, Ontario College Certificate, Ontario College Diploma and Ontario College Advanced Diploma, must be able to reliably demonstrate Essential Employability Skills in a combination of the following 11 skill areas:

  1. Communicate clearly, concisely and correctly in the written, spoken and visual form that fulfills the purpose and meets the needs of the audience.
  2. Respond to written, spoken or visual messages in a manner that ensures effective communication.
  3. Apply a systematic approach to solve problems.
  4. Use a variety of thinking skills to anticipate and solve problems.
  5. Locate, select, organize and document information using appropriate technology and information systems.
  6. Analyze, evaluate and apply relevant information from a variety of sources.
  7. Show respect for diverse opinions, values, belief systems and contributions of others.
  8. Interact with others in groups or teams in ways that contribute to effective working relationships and the achievement of goals.
  9. Manage the use of time and other resources to complete projects.
  10. Take responsibility for one's own actions, decisions and consequences.

Find out more about Essential Employability Skills here.