First Year at a Glance

As a first year Media Studies student, you will complete the following courses:

  • Media Studies 1010 – Introduction to Media Studies
  • Media Studies 1030 – Introduction to Visual Media

These courses will encourage you to think about your approaches to print and visual media, the existence of media bias, and the power of language, race, gender and ideology.  As well, you will choose introductory courses in visual arts, digital photography, or music and sound arts, engage in a topical Inquiry course, and take a variety of first year electives, chosen according to your interests. 

For full course requirements visit our Academic Calendar