Undergraduate study in Media, Film and Television

Learn about your undergraduate study options for Media, Film and Television.

What can you study in Media, Film and Television?

As part of a Bachelor of Arts majoring in Media, Film and Television, you can study areas such as:

  • Communication, technology and culture
  • Advertising and society
  • Film studies
  • Television production
  • Journalism
  • Video games
  • Visual communication
  • Social media
  • Digital communication

Structuring your major in Media, Film and Television

You can take a major in Media, Film and Television as one of your two BA majors (a double major). You will need to pass at least 120 points (eight courses) towards each of your majors, including at least 45 points (three courses) at Stage III.

Enrolling in Stage I courses

You should take COMMS 100 Communication, Technology and Culture and MEDIA 101 Film Studies. These core courses explore fundamental concepts in Media, Film and Television, and will enable you to enrol in Stage II courses.

If you first enrolled in a BA prior to 2018

For a single major you must pass at least 135 points, including at least 60 points above Stage II.

For a double major you must pass at least 120 points in each of two majors, including at least 45 points above Stage II in each major.

For a BA minor you must pass at least 90 points, including at least 60 points above Stage I.

Courses

Explore the undergraduate courses you can take as part of a major in Media, Film and Television. You would normally take Stage I courses in your first year, Stage II in your second and Stage III in your third.

Required courses

You must pass the following courses as part of the Media, Film and Television major:

  • COMMS 100 and MEDIA 101
  • Two courses from MEDIA 201-236
  • Two courses from MEDIA 301-336

Scholarships and awards

Help and advice

For help with planning your degree and enrolling in your courses, please contact the Arts Students' Centre.

If you would like to find out more about studying Media, Film and Television, you can contact our Undergraduate Adviser.