Media and Communication Studies

How can media be used in ways that exemplify a Christian worldview?

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Contemporary life is pervaded by many forms of mass media. In Media and Communication Studies, you will meet communication culture in all its richness and complexity and will be equipped to interpret, assess, and interact with mass media. Practical application enables you to contribute in creative and positive ways to the media landscape, gaining the knowledge, perspective, and skills to work with integrity in media professions.

Media and Communication Studies is offered as a minor.

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Right from the start, Redeemer's intentional integration of faith, supported by interdisciplinary and cross-functional learning, prepares you for the pathways and career goals that are unique to each student.

The addition of a media and communication studies minor to your degree means that the extra concentration of skills, experiences and foundational knowledge broaden the scope of what you're already learning as part of your major.



Beyond the Classroom

In your classes, you are learning from professors who are industry experts and professionals, ready to share their best practices as they work alongside students in their various projects. Have access to industry-standard equipment and software for use in coursework, labs, and special projects.

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After Redeemer

Alumni of Redeemer’s media and communication studies program are making a positive impact in our society and in our communities.

Alumni can go on
to careers as...

  • Advertisers
  • Digital media coordinators
  • Content writers
  • Film producers
  • Videographers
  • Photographers
  • Market researchers
  • Sound technicians

Alumni can do further studies to earn...

  • MA in Communications
  • MA in Digital Media
  • MA in Media Management
  • MA in Media Studies
  • Project management professional (PMP)

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Media and Communication Studies Stories

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Social Distance?

Redeemer faculty, staff and students reflect on the complexity of participation and engagement with issues of the day on digital platforms.

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A Change of Plans

Stephanie Ten Hove ’18 is sharing her skills in media as a missionary in Nicaragua’s capital.

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Image-Bearers in the Digital Age

From the printing press to personal computing, we continue to face the question: will technology turn us into bad people?

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What is Christian Media?

Picture this: Amanda graduates from a Media and Communication Studies program and lands a job in UNICEF’s media department. She travels to Africa to produce a series...

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Chicken Soup and the Zombie Apocalypse

Centre for Christian Scholarship prepares for guest speakers coming to Redeemer this fall

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Creating a Christian voice in media

New Media and Communication Studies program explores our interconnected world

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