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What is GBDA?

You want to combine your varied interests into one unique degree. You want a career in digital media where you can explore your creativity, use new technologies and learn how to successfully run a business. With Global Business and Digital Arts, you can study what you are passionate about, and prepare yourself for a rewarding and successful career.

Program features:

  • Earn a one-of-a-kind Honours Bachelor of Global Business and Digital Arts degree

  • A unique combination of courses in creative design, technology and business
  • Spend the first two years primarily at the Waterloo Campus (one day per week in Stratford) and your final two years at the Stratford Campus *

  • Exclusive access to the Stratford Campus, a unique digital ecosystem that offers all the resources, services and equipment you need to complete your studies

  • State of-the-art equipment and facilities provided for your classes and projects

  • Complete team-based, project driven learning, in collaboration with classmates, professors, and industry mentors, that enables you to gain experience and build your skills

  • Connections with industry partners and mentors who will share their expertise with you
  • A paid internship with a company like Amazon, TELUS Digital, ManuLife RED Lab, or many others
  • The option of completing the education hours required for certification as a Certified Associate in Project Management (optional) *
  • International exchanges that allow you to study in another country for a term

*Please note, information that is reflected on this web page is valid through the 2017-2018 academic calendar year. It is subject to change for the 2018-2019 academic calendar year.

**Please note, for the 2018-2019 academic calendar year, the option to complete CAPM education hours will no longer be offered through the GBDA program.