Laurentian University/Universite Laurentienne

Communication Studies (HBA)

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Program Information

School:Laurentian University/Universite Laurentienne
Faculty:Faculty of Arts
Degree:Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study:Communication Studies/Speech Communication and Rhetoric
Description:Become a valuable asset to any industry with an in-depth knowledge of strategies to effectively communicate any message and effect change. In the Communication Studies program, classroom theory is integrated with hands-on experience. The program focuses on media and culture studies, as well as the study of information and communication technology (ICTs). By combining university and college studies, the program
enables students to acquire career related skills while learning about communications and media theory, policy and ethics. Students gain an understanding of how knowledge and culture are produced and reflected in speech, writing, television, film, radio, digital media, interactive entertainment, the Internet, and wireless program networks. Students may choose a research focus or specialize in Public Relations. The program will be of great interest to graduates of college programs in journalism, public relations, advertising and graphic design.
URL:Communication Studies (HBA) at Laurentian University/Universite Laurentienne
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $27,602

Cost shown is for Year 1 of the program.

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*70

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

  •  Grade12 English 

Applicants are required to have: 1 grade 12 English U/M course, 5 other grade 12 U/M courses, and a minimum overall average of 70% in the 6 best grade 12 U/M courses.

Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Computer Based) [min. 230] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 88] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 80]

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on April 16, 2019