|School:||Providence University College|
|Field of Study:||Mass Communication/Media Studies
|Description:||Providence University College is one of few schools with a Communications & Media program within a Christian education setting in Canada. The program includes introductory courses in Communications Theory and the world of Visual Communications, as well as courses focusing on various media, such as television and print. Classes like Writing for the Media and Speaking in Public give students a foundation upon which to build practical skills.
The program is about media literacy as a base for further work in the field of media and communications. Integral to the field is understanding media itself in order to create meaningful contributions. The combination of the classes will prepare you for a career in Canadian mainstream media, government policy creation, or media production, among many other options.
|URL:||Communications and Media at Providence University College|
|Cost per year:*||
This cost estimate is for one year of the program and does not include ancillary fees or residence costs.
|Careers:||Managers in Publishing|
These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
The academic prerequisite for admission to a three and four year degree program is a satisfactory provincial senior high school certificate. Included in the high school certificate should be a minimum of five credits at the grade 12 level, with a minimum of three credits in university preparatory courses, including at least one English.