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Journalism and Communication

Western University - Canada

Master
12 months
Duration
12164 CAD/year
4240 CAD/year
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About

The Master of Media and Journalism and Communication program from University of Western Ontario will allow graduates to move seamlessly between journalism and communications careers.

Overview

We have taken the best features of Journalism at Western – a tradition of great storytelling and ethical journalism – and added more. In addition to being able to work as journalists, grads will be qualified for employment in a wide array of communications-related fields. And they will have the social media, content creation and media production skills they will need to thrive as media continue to evolve. 

The Master of Media and Journalism and Communication program is offered by the University of Western Ontario.

Students interested in working with not-for-profit organizations, NGOs, and other activist groups will be particularly interested in the program.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Introduction to Journalism
  • Introduction to Communications
  • Audio and Visual Storytelling Skills
  • The Social Media & Digital Production Dojo 
  • Doing Democracy Right or Doing Right by Democracy? Ethics, Critical Theory and the Public Right to Know

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

Four-year degree or equivalent and have an average of at least 70% in the last two years of full-time study.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12164 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6082 CAD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    4240 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2120 CAD per semester and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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