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Broadcast and Online Journalism Entrance Assessment BCST 0001

Broadcast Communications Course

Course details

​This assessment evaluates English competency and writing skills, current events awareness, and motivation/suitability for the program. The passing mark is 60%. This exam is delivered on-line and is a mandatory requirement for application to the program. Upon registration, applicants will receive an automated message with full details and dates specific to writing the exam. Assessment results will be posted within ten business days, on the applicant's student account at


  • No prerequisites are required for this course.





Course offerings

Winter 2023

Below is one offering of BCST 0001 for the Winter 2023 term.

CRN 88566


Start any time

  • 1 week
  • CRN 88566
  • $67.63


Important information
  1. Important course information will be sent to you immediately after registering. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
  2. This assessment for the September 2023 intake is a requirement for the program and is written online. You may only register for and complete the assessment once per annual application. Details on how the assessment will be administered will be emailed to you upon registration. Once registered, you will be able to select an exam date from a list of choices. Questions about the Entrance exam can be directed to the Admissions Coordinator 604-880-6137.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this exam, the student will be able to:

  • Apply to the full-time Broadcast and Online Journalism diploma program.

Effective as of Fall 2017


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