Political Science, 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

Political Science at the University of Northern British Columbia, is the discipline devoted to the systematic investigation of citizenship and diplomacy in local, national and international communities.

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Overview

Why to study

To achieve its purposes, the Department of Political Science at the University of Northern British Columbia , offers the opportunity to study political philosophy, comparative politics, Canadian government, international politics and public administration. The latter field is offered in the Local Government Administration Certificate, which focuses on municipal and local government administration.

Besides literacy and numeracy, citizenship and diplomacy are fundamental skills needed to achieve a good quality of life. Citizenship includes both the rights and duties of membership in a political community. Diplomacy is the art and practice of reaching agreements through negotiation. A healthy democracy requires the active and informed participation of its citizens, but this is only possible with a good understanding of its political institutions, processes and issues.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Contemporary Political Issues
  • Canadian Government and Politics
  • Canada in Comparative Perspective
  • Political Philosophy: Antiquity to Early Modernity
  • Research and Writing in Political Science
  • Democracy and Dictatorship
  • Canadian Politics and Policy
  • Political Philosophy: Early Modernity to Post-Modernity

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

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.

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

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