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Political Science

University of Prince Edward Island

36 months
Duration
6450 CAD/year
6450 CAD/year
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About

The Political Science Department at the University of Prince Edward Island offers courses covering four fields in political studies: Canadian Politics, Political Theory, Comparative Politics, and International Politics. Students can complete coursework toward either a major or a minor in Political Science.

Overview

Political science is concerned with the theory and practice of politics and the description and analysis of political systems and political behaviour.

The Department of Political Science at the University of Prince Edward Island is characterized by diverse course offerings by expert and engaging faculty with active research interests.

The small and collegial atmosphere in the department provides a unique opportunity to build mentor relationships with faculty and upper year students. The small class sizes and upper year seminar classes provide an excellent opportunity to hone research, writing, and presentation skills.

Careers

  • Analyst
  • Lawyer
  • Politician
  • Foreign Diplomat
  • Immigration Officer

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Canadian Politics I: Government
  • Politics and Government of Prince Edward Island
  • Law, Politics and the Judicial Process
  • Federalism and Federation
  • Political Ideologies
  • Political Economy and Social Change in the Developing World
  • The Globalization Debate

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

90 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Successful completion of Grade 12 examinations in a University Preparatory Program with an overall average of at least 70% (75% for Quebec Secondary V students) in the following subjects:

  • English;
  • one Social Studies or Language;
  • any 3 other academic courses. Grade 12 math recommended. Note: Grade 12 Math is a prerequisite for some 1st year Art courses.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    6450 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6450 CAD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    6450 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6450 CAD per year during 36 months.
  • International fee: $7,548 per year in addition to full-time course tuition

Living costs for Charlottetown

1080 - 1710 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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