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 General Arts and Science - Media and Communication Studies
SchoolAlgonquin College
LocationOttawa, ON, Canada
School TypeCollege
School SizeFull-time Undergraduate: 22,000
Length1 Year(s)
Entry Grade (%)*
  •  Grade12 English 
Prerequisites NotesOntario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent. Applicants with an OSSD showing senior English and/or Mathematics courses at the Basic Level, or with Workplace or Open courses, will be tested to determine their eligibility for admission; OR Academic and Career Entrance (ACE) certificate; OR General Educational Development (GED) certificate; OR Mature Student status (19 years of age or older and without a high school diploma at the start of the program). Eligibility may be determined by academic achievement testing for which a fee of $50 (subject to change) will be charged.

Explore the media industry and strengthen your communications skills.

Based on your interests in media, communications, writing, film studies or photography, this one-year General Arts and Science - Media and Communication Studies Ontario College Certificate program can assist you in choosing a career or education path. Explore your interests and skills while learning in a post-secondary setting. Learn about the impact of media on politics and society, while developing your writing skills. In this program, you discover how the industry entertains, informs and connects people from around the world.

This program helps you to expand your knowledge and choose your career path in the media and communications field. You receive an Ontario College Certificate in General Arts and Science - One Year, with a concentration in Media and Communication Studies.

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