What will I learn?

This program explores issues in popular culture from a multidisciplinary perspective. You’ll take a series of critical and historical courses examining a wide range of mass-mediated and non mass-mediated forms of popular culture.

These include television, popular music, gaming, advertising, social media, sports, fairs and carnivals, literature, and film in their political, historical, economic and aesthetic contexts.

Courses in communication, film, Canadian studies and politics will give you an excellent understanding of the world of popular forms, both contemporary and historical.

Career Outcomes:

  • Journalist
  • Public relations officer
  • Social media coordinator
  • Market research analyst
  • Cultural events planner

For Winter intake only, we have future date (10-Jan-2022) in the provider site.

Which department am I in?

Faculty of Social Sciences

Study options

Full Time (4 years)

Tuition fees
Tuition per credit - CAN $5,855.97; Tuition flat fee (4.0+ credits or attempts) - CAN $29,279.90
Start date

January 2022, May 2022, September 2022

Venue

Brock University

St. Catharines Campus,

1812 Sir Isaac Brock Way,

ST. CATHARINES,

Ontario (ON),

L2S 3A1, Canada

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students must have Grade 12 graduation in an accredited high school. Applicants must have Senior Secondary school credential appropriate for entry to university in your home country; academically rigorous grade 12 year; Minimum B- average (higher for some programs). Applicants who have successfully completed the IB diploma with the appropriate prerequisite subjects will be considered for admission. English proficiency requirements: IELTS - overall 6.5, no band below 6.0; TOEFL - overall 88, no band below 21; CAEL - overall 70, no band below 60; PTE - 58; IELP Level 5 - Successful completion of Level 5 of the Brock Intensive English Language program.

For international students

Applicants must have Secondary school diploma, Grade 12 courses at the number and level specified for your province, A minimum average of 70%.

English proficiency requirements

IELTS - overall 6.5, no band below 6.0

TOEFL - overall 88, no band below 21

CAEL - overall 70, no band below 60

PTE - 58

IELP Level 5 - Successful completion of Level 5 of the Brock Intensive English Language program

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

Pathways options

Offered by other partners

This university accepts pathways courses from
  • Fleming College
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