Journalism – (Joint Trent-Loyalist Program)
- Trent University
- Bachelor of Arts, BA
- OUAC Program Code
- Grade Range
- Experiential Learning
- Practicum or internship option available
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The Trent/Loyalist Journalism program allows students to build a foundation in critical and analytical thinking, ethical awareness, and journalistic practice, while pursuing discipline-based study in a field of choice.
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 a science 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.
The B.Sc. degree in Journalism will take at least 5 years to complete.