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Communication and Sociology (Hons)

University of Ottawa

48 months
36160 CAD/year
6088 CAD/year
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Communication and Sociology (Hons) from University of Ottawa involves the study of societies, specifically their institutions, cultures, and transformations.


At Communication and Sociology (Hons) from University of Ottawa you will develop critical and analytical skills in order to evaluate the nature and impact of technology and media on society, organizations and interpersonal relations. You will have the opportunity to be exposed to the latest developments in the field of communication (communication strategies, digital media, evolution of the media industry, advertising, crisis communications, negotiations, etc.).

Students at Communication and Sociology (Hons) from University of Ottawa will:

  • uncover the processes, rules, and norms that govern social relations.
  • understand issues such as the origins and consequences of social inequalities and collective behaviours. 
  • apply theoretical approaches to real-world cases and learn how to use research tools such as interviewing, discourse analysis, surveys, and statistical analyses. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Organizational Communication 
  • Media Studies
  • Theories of the Media
  • Media Ethics 
  • Advanced Theories of Communication 
  • Communication Planning
  • Sociological Approaches to Health, Illness and Medicine
  • Socio-anthropology of the Family
  • Women, Men and Society
  • Principles of Demography
  • Techniques, Cultures and Environments
  • Globalization: Sociological and Anthropological Aspects
  • Social Reconfigurations in Africa

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Apply online through the Ontario Universities’ Application Centre (OUAC), by completing form 105.
  • Declare all your current and previous postsecondary studies
  • Pay the application fees
  • Must submit your official transcripts with final grades.
  • Official transcripts must be printed and stamped with an official seal and sent by the issuing institution. 
  • Depending on your academic background and intended program, you might have to submit other documents to complete your application, such as a resumé or cover letter.
  • English Proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    36160 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18080 CAD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    6088 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3044 CAD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Ottawa

1168 - 1925 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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