Community and Population Health: Aboriginal and Rural Health, Bachelor | University of Northern British Columbia | Terrace, Canada
36 months
Duration
793 CAD/credit 25640 CAD/year
191 CAD/credit 6175 CAD/year
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About

The Community and Population Health: Aboriginal and Rural Health at University of Northern British Columbia  is a four-year program consisting of a range of courses that relate directly to the science of health, in the recognition that health is a complex entity defying a simple explanation or a single disciplinary perspective.

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Overview

Why to study

The courses identified within the School of Health Sciences offer learning opportunities from a variety of disciplines, including the life sciences, social sciences, behavioural sciences, and ethics and law, to enable students to develop a body of knowledge and understanding relating to the dimensions of health.  Some of these courses are considered to be ‘core’ and therefore central to the basic understandings of health, while others offer the student opportunities to learn about a specific health perspective that is focused on one of three

Students pursuing a major in  Community and Population Health: Aboriginal and Rural Health at University of Northern British Columbia are required to complete the following 97 credit hours.  It is recommended that students take the following courses in the year of study indicated.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • General Chemistry
  • The Aboriginal Peoples of Canada
  • Health Care Systems
  • Functional Anatomy
  • Resources, Economies, and Sustainability

  • Rural Community Economic Development
  •  First Nations Health and Healing

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Currently accepting late applications
  •  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

97 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

  • Applications received after the deadline may be reviewed based on available space in the program.  Self-identified Aboriginal applicants who meet or exceed the minimum requirements for admission to the program are given priority for up to twenty percent (20%) of the first-year seats for the Bachelor of Health Sciences program.
  • Applicants from BC and Yukon secondary schools must:
  • Meet the basic UNBC admission requirements, and
  • Have completed Principles of Mathematics 11 or Pre-Calculus 11, Chemistry 11, Biology 12, English 12 and other approved Grade 12 courses as specified in the Admissions sections of the Undergraduate Calendar with a minimum of 70% in each course.
  • Other Applicants must:
  • Meet UNBC admission requirements, and
  • Have completed the equivalent of Principles of Mathematics 11, Chemistry 11, Biology 12, English 12, and other approved Grade 12 courses as specified in the Admissions section of the Undergraduate Calendar with a minimum of 70% in each course.
  • Students interested in specializing in the Biomedical Studies Major are strongly encouraged to take Pre-Calculus 12 or Principles of Mathematics 12, and Chemistry 12 before entering the Program.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25640 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 793 CAD per credit during 36 months.
  • National

    6175 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 191 CAD per credit during 36 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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