48 months
Duration
8529 CAD/year
8529 CAD/year
7246 CAD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Folklore students at Cape Breton University learn practical skills in interviewing, fieldwork, and ethnographic research while also gaining an awareness of international heritage policy. 

Overview

Folklore’s interdisciplinary nature promotes sharing concerns, methods and insights with others. Through this group learning dynamic, folklore students acquire skills and knowledge that are applicable in a wide range of careers.

Why study at CBU?

  • Students in the Folklore program have access to cutting-edge technological equipment, software and facilities at Cape Breton University. 
  • The Digitization Lab lends audio and video equipment to students so they can conduct ethnographic fieldwork and interviews. The Media Interpretation and Reception Lab enables video documentation of group interviews and focus groups.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Folklore Genres and Analysis
  • Special Topics in Folklore 
  • Cape Breton Cultural Heritage
  • Social History of Celtic Music
  • Early Canadian Celtic Music 
  • Material Culture 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • English 12 (academic or advanced)
  • 4 additional grade 12 academic or advanced level courses

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8529 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8529 CAD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    8529 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8529 CAD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    7246 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7246 CAD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Sydney

1080 - 1710 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.

Our partners

Folklore
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Cape Breton University

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