Environmental and Sustainability Studies, B.A. | University of Northern British Columbia | Terrace, Canada
48 months
793 CAD/credit 23790 CAD/year
191 CAD/credit 5730 CAD/year
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The Bachelor of Arts in Environmental and Sustainability Studies at the University of Northern British Columbia, emphasizes a social science and humanities perspective on environmental and sustainability challenges and opportunities.

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Why to study

The Environmental and Sustainability Studies program at the University of Northern British Columbia provides a strong philosophical, social and scientific basis for understanding the full diversity of environmental and sustainability issues, and positions students to be effective agents of social and environmental innovation, who can promote mitigation of, and/or adaptation to, environmental challenges. An understanding of the foundations of environmental citizenship is emphasized. The degree offers students substantial opportunity for experiential learning through a number of courses.

Students must complete the common degree requirements, the requirements of the Area of Specialization and elective credit hours in any subject as necessary to ensure completion of a minimum of 120 credit hours including any additional credits necessary to meet the Academic Breadth requirement of the University

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Weather and Climate

  •  Physics for Future Leaders

  •    The Aboriginal Peoples of Canada

  •   Planet Earth

  •   Contemporary Political Issues

  • Expository Writing

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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 International students submitting applications after the stated application deadline may not receive all necessary documentation to study in Canada prior to the semester start date. Choosing to apply after the stated deadline includes this risk.


IELTS admission requirements IELTS
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120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

International students must meet the equivalent of the criteria outlined for High School Admission and University Transfer in British Columbia. Admission is based on the comparison of standards for credentials and grading in the country of origin.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23790 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 793 CAD per credit during 48 months.
  • National

    5730 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 191 CAD per credit during 48 months.


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