Indigenous Specialization, Bachelor | University of Northern British Columbia | Prince George, Canada
24 months
Duration
793 CAD/credit 23790 CAD/year
191 CAD/credit 5730 CAD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Indigenous Specialization program of the University of Northern British Columbia has been designed to provide a program of studies that prepares students for practice with Indigenous peoples, communities, and organizations, while also satisfying the general practice criteria required for BSW accreditation and for designation as a Registered Social Worker (RSW).

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Overview

Program Description

Students enrolled in the Indigenous Specialization program of the University of Northern British Columbia is required to complete their fourth year practicum with an Indigenous organization. Completion of the specialization is noted on the student’s graduating transcript.

Mode of Study

The school of social work offers a full-time and part-time program of studies using both classroom-based and web-based courses. Given the increasing use of online learning technology, it is important to become familiar with Blackboard as an online learning environment.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Social Work Communication Skills
  • Critical Social Work Practice
  • Indigenous Governance and Social Policy
  • Social Work and Indigenous Peoples
  • Critical Social Policy
  • Social Work Research, Policy and Practice

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 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

60 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 24 months.
  • National

    5730 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 191 CAD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Prince George

1240 - 1930 CAD /month
Living costs

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

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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