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 Media and Communication Studies
SchoolUniversity of Guelph-Humber
LocationToronto, ON, Canada
School TypeUniversity
School SizeFull-time Undergraduate: 4,900
Length4 Year(s)
Entry Grade (%)*75% to 80%
  •  Grade12 English (ENG4U) 
Prerequisites NotesSubject requirements: ENG4U and five additional 4U/M courses. Out of province applicants, please visit
Provincial: $6,091
National: $6,091
International: $26,730

Values quoted are based on 2020-21 tuition rates and are subject to change. For full tuition and student fee information, visit
DescriptionLearn how to communicate and develop the skills to use different media platforms to meet tomorrow's needs. Upon graduation, you will earn an Honours Bachelor of Applied Arts in Media Studies and a Diploma in Media Communications.

Keep pace with a rapidly changing industry. Start by learning how media has developed then look ahead to emerging trends. You will be introduced to various media and study the historical, social, cultural and ethical aspects of the industry. Following your second year, you will choose one of five specializations: Digital Communications, Journalism, Media Business, Public Relations or Visual Communication. But, you are not limited by your specialization. You can take courses from any of these areas as well. Third- and fourth-year courses teach you about governance and policy and how to work in a team environment, for example, by producing a digital news site or television broadcast or promoting and managing a large event. After third year, you will complete an internship of more than 200 hours.
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