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Prospective Students

 Students working together and using their laptop in the libraryThe Communication and Digital Media Studies program will help you develop 21st-century skills as you explore the economic, political and cultural drivers and impacts of communications and digital media in society.

CDMS will:

  • Build your knowledge of the fast-changing communication environment in which we live.
  • Enable you to study the impacts of pop culture and social media in society.
  • Strengthen your professionally relevant communication skills: spoken, written, interpersonal, intercultural, digital and critical.

What sets us apart?

As a student in our program, you will develop 'soft skills' such as a holistic understanding of the world, critical thinking, problem-solving, emotional intelligence as well as intercultural and interpersonal skills that will allow you to adapt and navigate a variety of career opportunities. In addition to these skills, you will possess the advantage of a communication degree, which is a prerequisite for countless jobs in our 21st-century workforce.