Program Information

School: Saint Paul University/ Université Saint Paul
Faculty: School of Social Communication
Degree: Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study: Communication and Media Studies, Other
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
Mass Communication/Media Studies
Organizational Communication, General
Communication, General
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication
Description: Social communication explores how information is perceived, transmitted and understood. It also looks at the impact on society of various means of communication. Social communication includes the cultural, political and sociological aspects of communication. Offered by the Faculty of Human Sciences, the Social Communication undergraduate program equips students with a range of communication tools to help them understand our world and interact with it.

In addition to the foundational courses, the program provides students with theoretical and practical knowledge of the multiple aspects of communication: the history of media and communications, globalization and social media, social marketing, ethics and organizational communications. Students are also given an opportunity to explore specific subjects in greater depth.

URL: Honours Bachelor of Arts with Major in Social Communication at Saint Paul University/ Université Saint Paul
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*

This cost estimate is for one year of the program and does not include ancillary, incidental, or administrative fees.

Careers: Managers in Publishing,Copywriters

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English  or  Grade12 Français 

Applicants from Ontario are required to have an Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) with at least six 4U or 4M level courses, including one 4U level course in English or français. Applicants from Quebec are required to have a Secondary School Diploma with an average of 84%, including one course in English or français at the Secondary V level. Applicants from the Atlantic and Western provinces are required to have a Secondary School Diploma, including one course in English or français at the Grade 12 level.