Media Studies

at UBC's

Vancouver Campus

This interdisciplinary program draws on curriculum from Art History, Visual Art, English and German critical media theory, Creative Writing, Journalism, Film Studies, Film Production, Information Studies, and Computer Science. You'll gain cultural technology competencies for the knowledge economy, enabling you to work across many different sectors in a wide range of capacities.

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Program Information

  • Campus: Vancouver
  • Faculty: Faculty of Arts
  • Degree: Bachelor of Media Studies
  • 4 yrs Length
  • Yes Co-op Option
  • No Honours Option

A new interdisciplinary program towards a Bachelor of Media Studies (BMS) is an exciting opportunity for a professionally focused student cohort. Subject to competitive academic average and portfolio submission, you can apply for entry to the four-year program direct from high school. The aim is to equip you with theoretical and applied skills, leading to many exciting career options.

Courses cover an exceptionally broad range of disciplines, including:

  • Art History and Visual Art
  • Creative Writing
  • Journalism
  • Film Studies/Film Production
  • Information Studies
  • Critical Theory (English Department)/(German Department)
  • Computer Science

Program Requirements

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