First Nations Studies, B.A. | University of Northern British Columbia | Terrace, Canada
48 months
Duration
793 CAD/credit 23790 CAD/year
191 CAD/credit 5730 CAD/year
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About

First Nations Studies at the University of Northern British Columbia, takes the points of view of First Nations people and communities as the starting point for description and analysis, and contextualizes issues from this perspective.

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Overview

Why to study

Courses in First Nations Studies at the University of Northern British Columbia , will re-orient students to question the underlying assumptions of everyday understanding and will develop clarity in thought and presentation critical to advanced study.

First Nations Studies is a valuable part of any good undergraduate education in the contemporary world; it is an appropriate undergraduate major for students aspiring to careers in education, business, public administration, law, communications, cultural property management, social services, health care delivery and administration, and many other fields. 

With an undergraduate major in First Nations Studies students may apply for admission to graduate programs in several academic disciplines, and to many professional programs. Students intending to apply for graduate or professional programs should ensure that their programs include all required prerequisites.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The Aboriginal Peoples of Canada
  • Perspectives in First Nations Studies
  • A First Nations Language: Level 1
  • A First Nations Language: Level 2
  • Carrier Language: Level 1
  • Carrier Language: Level 2
  • Haisla Language (X-a'islak'ala): Level 1
  • Haisla Language (X-a'islak'ala): Level 2
  • Tsimshian Language (Sm'algyax): Level 1
  • Tsimshian Language (Sm'algyax): Level 2
  • Nisga'a Language: Level 1
  • Nisga'a Language: Level 2
  • A First Nations Culture: Level 1

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
90

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
90

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.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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