Journalism (Joint Trent-Loyalist program)

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Program Summary

University
Trent University
Degree
Bachelor of Arts, BA
OUAC Program Code
RAJ
Grade Range
70%
Experiential Learning
Practicum or internship option available
Enrollment
1,600
Instruction Language
English
Notes

Develop your journalism skills in a state-of-the-art, integrated newsroom where you will work simultaneously on audio, video, print, traditional broadcast and online media. Participate in a final-year project in your area of specialization and an 8-week internship that will facilitate networking and career development.

This is a joint program with Loyalist College. Journalism is a direct entry program for secondary school students only. This is a joint major in Journalism and an arts discipline of your choice. Students will complete years 1 and 2 and the first (fall) semester of year 3 at Trent University and from January of year 3 (winter semester) and all of year 4 at Loyalist College in Belleville.

There is a 6-week summer institute at Loyalist after years 2 and 3 and an 8-week internship at the end of year 4.

Students will earn an Ontario college Advanced Diploma in Journalism and a joint major honours degree.