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Bachelor of Arts - Communications Studies

Credential
Bachelor's Degree
Duration

- 2 years at RDC
- 2 years at most universities

Location
Main Campus
The Program

For a general discussion of the B.A. program, click here.

Communication Studies provides an awareness of the impact of media, understanding of research and practice involving media, and research and practice in discourse.

University Transfer Program

RDC offers the first two years of the Bachelor of Arts, Major in Communications Studies. For the most current university program and transfer information, see the Planning Guides.

Transfer Features

Visit the Bachelor of Arts page for transfer features.

University of Calgary

Students starting a BA in Communications Studies transfer to the University of Calgary. Check the Alberta Transfer Guide for transfer credit information.

Suggested Year 1 Pattern

  • COMM 271, COMM 341 or 369, & COMM 375 or COMM 383 (9 credits)
  • ENGL 219 & ENGL 220 (6 credits)
  • Open Options (12 credits)
  • Science Option (3 credits)

Visit RDC’s Course Catalogue/Timetable to read detailed course descriptions.

Suggested Pattern Year 2

Refer to Academic Advising Planning Guides