We are one of the most established and respected Communication Studies programs in North America, and are well known for combining creative media production with the study of media theory, criticism and history. We draw from the humanities, social sciences and fine arts in a unique program that has trained many influential media makers.
You will work with a variety of media art forms and you will examine how meaning and ideas are communicated through media in various ways. In the first year you will create projects with sound, video and intermedia, as well as study theory, criticism and history of communications and media. You will be part of an exciting and dynamic team of students. You'll work together for three years, taught by an engaged and dedicated faculty of renowned scholars and artists.
A mix of theory and practice with opportunities to learn about sound and visual media production in state-of-the-art labs
Project-based learning with small groups of students
The internationally-renowned Communication Studies program combines media theory, criticism and history with creative production courses in intermedia, moving images and sound.
United States students: A U.S. Federal Student Aid-eligible version of this program is offered. This version meets all U.S. regulations (such as no co-operative education or e-courses) for eligible programs.
Applications for Fall 2021 admission are now closed.
New Fall 2022 admission FAQ will be available in late October 2021.
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Minimum cut-off averages should be used as indicators. The cut-off data may change depending on the applicant pool. Applicants who meet the stated minimum requirements are not guaranteed admission to these programs.
March 1 is the deadline to apply for fall term entry. International students are encouraged to apply by February 1 to allow sufficient time for CAQ and study permit application processing.
Late applications will be considered if places are still available. Please check program availability for the term, before you start your application.
Admission to this program is available for the Fall Term only.
We reserve the right to close admission to a program at any time after the official deadline without prior notice.
After your degree
Our programs open up many career paths in the media arts and cultural industries, such as entry-level positions in:
Film, television, radio, animation, social media
Publishing and professional writing
Independent arts organizations (galleries, film co-ops, festivals, arts spaces, etc)
Media and communications policy consulting/analysis
Advertising, marketing, design and public relations
NGOs, eg humanitarian and environmental organizations
We are one of the most established and respected Communication Studies programs in North America, and are well known for combining creative media production with the study of media theory, criticism and history.