Recruitment Events

If you are interested in either program under the Bachelor of Information Technology degree then you may want to attend some of the following events; they are designed to give you an idea of what you might learn in either program (through example presentations, practical workshops, and direct recruitment discussions). Depending on the event, you can also discuss with dedicated recruitment officers or faculty members who can discuss with you about the relevant details of the courses, portfolios, etc. Here is a list of the up-and-coming events from September 2014 until May 2015 (note: some of the dates are subject to change):

Events Timeline

Events 2014 › 2015

Faculty High School Visits

Faculty High School Fall Visits (15th Sep. - 15th Nov.)

Also between September and November our Faculty members from the School of Information Technology will be visiting schools in the Ottawa area in order to provide more in-depth presentations about our two programs (IMD and NET). Our current schedule is currently being produced, but if you would like us to come to your class and give a presentation please email us and we shall try and arrange a visit [ B]
   
OAIF

Ottawa International Animation Festival (17th - 22ndth Sep.)

Representatives from the Interactive Multimedia & Design program will be at the Ottawa International Animation Festival this year; on Friday the 19th we shall be at the National Gallery of Canada giving a Motion Capture workshop, and Saturday the 23rd we shall be at Nuit Blanche (at Flux Interactive) and Sunday the 24th we shall be in the Arts Court for another Motion Capture Workshop. If you want to stop by and see us, we would be most delighted to talk to you about the program [ E]
   
Ontario Universities Fair

Ontario Universities' Fair (19th - 22nd Sep.)

This event is held in Toronto at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre near the CN Tower and the Roger's Centre; at the Carleton booth you will find Faculty members ready to discuss in-depth details about all 3 programs, as well as representatives from recruitment and coop able to give you direction for a variety of questions. [ C]
   
Carleton University Day

Carleton Preview Day (25th Oct.)

Carleton University opens its doors to you, to give you a direct look at the campus and the facilities. This day includes a campus tour and visits to the labs - including presentations at the School of Information Technology. Faculty members will give you demonstrations and an insight into what you should expect when you come into any of the programs. [ D]
   
Saturday Engineering and Design Session

Saturday Engineering & Design Session (IMD) (8th Nov.)

The Faculty of Engineering and Design at Carleton University is hosting Saturday Engineering and Design Sessions for current high school students. This year the Carleton School of Information Technology - Interactive Multimedia and Design Program will presenting their topic Making it real: integrating CG into Live Action. Click here for more info. [ H]
   
Saturday Engineering and Design Session

Saturday Engineering & Design Session (PLT) (29th Nov.)

The Faculty of Engineering and Design at Carleton University is hosting Saturday Engineering and Design Sessions for current high school students. This year the Carleton School of Information Technology - Photonics & Laser Technology Program will be hosting their presentation on November 29th. For more info, visit this link. [ H]
   
Saturday Engineering and Design Session

Saturday Engineering & Design Session (NET) (6th Dec.)

The Faculty of Engineering and Design at Carleton University is hosting Saturday Engineering and Design Sessions for current high school students. This year the Carleton School of Information Technology - Network Technology Program will be hosting their presentation on December 6th. For more info, visit this link.[ F]
   
DesignDay

Carleton Design Day (5th Dec.)

Carleton University’s Faculty of Engineering and Design invites you to attend Design Day on Friday, December 6th. This day will give you insights into Carleton's Design programs: Bachelor of Architectural Studies, Bachelor of Industrial Design and Bachelor of Information Technology; the presentation will cover a showcase of work done by current and graduated students (including a touchtable and a thought controlled game, to name a few). For more info, visit this link. [ J]
   
Parents Evening

Carleton Parents' Evening (9th Dec.)

Parents and students are invited to the Carleton University's campus for our Parents' Evening on Tuesday, December 10th, to learn more about applying to university, admission requirements, scholarships and financial assistance, the transition to university life, and the university experience. Two faculty members from Carleton's School of Information Technology will be there to answer any specific questions you might have about either program. [ L]
   
Portfolio Day

Portfolio Day (17th Jan. 2015 & 14th Feb. 2015)

Preparing your portfolio for submission, wondering what should go in, the best way to present it, what are the big mistakes to make? Carleton's School of Information Technology offers a half-day workshop on helping you prepare your portfolio - we won't tell you exactly what to put in it, but we will give you an idea of how portfolios are reviewed, what we are looking for, and how best to present your treasured pieces of work. Registration and more information can be found here. [ M]