Communication in every aspect of life
During your program, you will take six required courses and four electives. You'll get a strong theoretical grounding in communications, as well as the optional electives to let you customize your credential.
Academic Terms 1 and 2
|All of||CMNS 150 (fall)||Introduction to Digital Media||3|
|DIME 115 (winter)||Digital Production 1||3|
|CDEV WPS (fall or winter)**||Workplace Preparation Skills||0|
|Two of||CMNS 105 (winter)||Communication and Technology||3|
|CMNS 112 (fall)||Popular Culture and Media||3|
|CMNS 130 (winter)||Mass Media Communication||3|
|Two of||ENGL 151*||Academic Writing Strategies||3|
|ENGL 161*||Literary Genres||3|
|ENGL 163*||Intro to Literary Traditions||3|
|Four of||Four approved electives |
Any 100-level or higher course which must transfer to at least one post secondary college, institute, or university per the BC Transfer guide. Students are encouraged to take all three of CMNS 105, 112 and 130.
*Students may use ENGL 150 in lieu of ENGL 151 and ENGL 160 in lieu of ENGL 161 toward program completion
** Students may use COOP WEP in lieu of CDEV WPS
The standard start date is the Fall (September) semester although you may begin at the start of any semester. You may plan a full-time or part-time course schedule but need to be aware that some of the required courses are offered only at the Lansdowne campus in either Fall or Winter. Some courses are offered in the evenings and/or in a blended delivery format.