Communication, Art and Technology

Key information

  • This unique program allows you to progress to the 2nd year of studies at SFU in the Communication and Business Minor programs. This program is the equivalent of the first year of a Bachelor of Arts degree from the Faculty of Communication, Arts and Technology.
  • Gain the skills needed to be competitive in two modern, valuable and highly related fields. You'll develop key Business skills including marketing, accounting, human resource development and international business as well as enhancing your understanding of communications including key messaging, advertising and generating effective social media engagement.
  • Your instructors during the pathway are highly qualified and certified to ensure students have the very best preparation for the demands of higher education in Canada. Each program area offers small class sizes, diverse courses, and volunteering opportunities. All of which combined, maximize the learning opportunities, growth of creativity, and the student’s passion.
  • Vancouver has something for everyone. This is why it is consistently ranked as one of the world’s best cities. Whether it’s a cosmopolitan nightlife, rich cultural attractions or unparalleled access to nature, elevate your life in the 3rd most livable city in the world.
  • A dedicated Student Success Team will ensure you're supported as you transition to life in Canada from Japan, both inside and outside the classroom.

English language entry requirements

IELTS: 5.5; 4.5 RWLS

Academic requirements

GPA: 2.5; Y3: 4 Subjects




January, May, September

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