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Media & Cultural Studies Diploma

Okanagan College
Length: 2 years
Study pace: Full time/part time
Education level: Diploma program
Location: British Columbia
Language: English

Program Description

Media & Cultural Studies Diploma OkanaganThe Media & Cultural Studies Diploma at Okanagan College in British Columbia, Canada is an interdisciplinary education course in the field of media and culture.

Okanagan's 2-year Media & Cultural Studies Diploma examines the connection between contemporary culture and media and how culture is produced, regulated, consumed, commodified, and communicated. A variety of courses are available from a number of departments such as Communications, Sociology, Geography, Anthropology, English, and Women's Studies. Specific education courses include:

  • Cultural Anthropology
  • Communications in the Everyday
  • Media and Society
  • Women and Popular Culture

Upon completion of the Media & Cultural Studies Diploma, graduates are well-prepared to continue their studies toward an advanced degree in Communications, Media, and Arts or to work within such fields as writing, publishing, public relations, marketing, or journalism.

Admission requirements

Admission requirements for the Media & Cultural Studies Diploma at Okanagan College in British Columbia, Canada are:

-be a secondary graduate or a secondary school student, or its equivalent, who has or who will complete the requirements for senior secondary graduation, or its equivalent, not less than one month prior to commencement of classes for the semester to which admission is sought - either fall or winter. The following minimum entrance requirements will apply to regular applicants:

  • B.C. secondary graduation, or equivalent.

  • English Entrance Requirement: Minimum grade of 60% in one of: English 12, English 12 First Peoples or TPC 12 (Technical and Professional Communications), or an equivalent Provincial Level Adult Basic Education English; or a minimum score of 24/40 (level 4) on the LPI (Language Proficiency Index). Note: Communications 12 is not acceptable.

This program has an IELTS English language proficiency requirement. For more information about IELTS or to book a test, click below:

Tuition & fees

The tuition fee for the Media & Cultural Studies Diploma at Okanagan College in British Columbia, Canada is $ 1,100 per course.

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Okanagan College

Okanagan College

Okanagan College is located in British Columbia, on the west coast of Canada. The college has four campuses, all offering a variety of quality international courses and recreational activities which take advantage of the natural features of the region. With...

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Okanagan College is located in British Columbia, in western Canada, frequently rated as one of the best place to live work and study. The Okanagan region is located in the Southern Interior of Canada's western province of British Columbia, about 400km east of Vancouver. Kelowna International Airport connects the region to visitors worldwide. Vancouver can be reached by car (4.5 hrs) bus...

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Okanagan College

1000 KLO Road
V1Y 4X8 Kelowna