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Technology and Society

Study the role and consequences of today’s technological culture. Explore political, social and theoretical perspectives on technology. Examine how quick-moving technology influences the organization of society. Combine core courses with electives from across campus.

Quick facts

Program options:
Study options:
Full-time study, Part-time study
Program delivery:


  • Communications officer
  • Digital media specialist
  • Information architect
  • Programmer
  • Public relations professional
  • Writer


This program can be added to your primary degree as a minor, enabling you to broaden your studies. You can declare your minor after one or more years of full-time study at UVic.

Your academic advisor can help you plan your courses to ensure you meet the requirements of both your major and minor programs.

English language proficiency

You must demonstrate English language proficiency to attend UVic. Your transcripts are enough to prove proficiency if you've studied full-time in an academic program at the high school or post-secondary level within Canada for at least four years, and all of your instruction was in English.

Learn about UVic's English language requirement.

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