Communication, Culture, Information & Technology (CCIT MAJOR)

Develop an in-depth understanding of media and digital technologies and their social implications from cross-disciplinary perspectives. Through research-based and hands-on courses, students critically assess the possibilities and consequences of media and technologies and apply their digital skills across multiple platforms.

Major Program ERMAJ1034

8.0 credits are required, including at least 4.0 at the 300/400 level. Program must be taken in combination with another major or two minors.

Limited Enrolment — Admission is based on academic performance (CGPA) in a minimum of 4.0 credits that must include a minimum grade of 65 per cent in each of CCT109H5 and CCT110H5. Each year, the ICCIT program sets a minimum required CGPA. This will vary from year to year and is based, in part, on supply and demand.

All students (including transfer students) must complete 4.0 U of T credits before requesting this program.

Courses with a grade of CR/NCR will not count as part of the 4.0 credits required for program entry.

Tuition fees for students enrolling in the CCIT Major program will be higher than for other Arts and Science programs.

Year Requirements
First Year (1.0 credit required) CCT109H5, CCT110H5
Second Year (3.0 credits required)
  1. CCT204H5 and CCT208H5 and CCT218H5
  2. 0.5 credit from CCT200H5 or CCT206H5 or CCT210H5 or CCT222H5
  3. 0.5 credit from CCT205H5 or CCT207H5 or CCT212H5 or CCT250H5 (Students who do not choose CCT250H5 will need to take an additional 0.5 credits to complete the Sheridan Certificate in Digital Communication requirements)
  4. 0.5 credit from any 200-level CCT course
Third and Higher Years (4.0 credits required)
Minimum of four half-credit courses taught at UTM from any 300/400 level CCT/VCC course. One of these half credits must be at the 400 level.

Minimum of four half-credit courses taught at Sheridan from any 300/400 level CCT course. One of these half credits must be at the 400 level.


  1. 300/400-level CCT courses are restricted to students in CCIT programs only.
  2. It is your responsibility to ensure that the prerequisites for course listed in the calendar have been met. Students without the prerequisites can be removed at any time. No waivers will be granted.