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The social changes of our era are part of a longer, more complex process; the study of history puts current issues and events into context. The Bachelor of Arts in History from Athabasca University strengthens critical and creative thinking through a broad range of social, political and cultural studies.

Overview

Athabasca University offers a wide variety of history courses, with strengths in Europe and North America, and a growing number of courses on Global History and the history of Africa.

The Bachelor of Arts in History strengthens critical and creative thinking through a broad range of social, political and cultural studies. The program is designed to

  • broaden your perspective on local and global affairs
  • encourage community and social involvement
  • prepare you for lifelong learning and occupational diversity

Career

  • National/Provincial Park Interpreter
  • Parks Canada Service Supervisor
  • Researcher
  • Probation Officer
  • Museum Technician/Assistant
  • Museum Interpreter
  • Volunteer Co-ordinator
  • Travel Agent
  • Employment Recruiter

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • History of Canada to 1867
  • Western Thought and Culture: Before the Reformation
  • Africa in the World - Between the Atlantic Slave Trade and the Postcolonial World 
  • History of the United States Civil War to Present 
  • A History of the World in the Twentieth Century
  • Europe, 1618-1939

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

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English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • There are no formal admission requirements for either the 3-year or the 4-year program. All you need is to be 16 or older. You can enrol anytime and start right away, regardless of your previous education.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18402 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 73610 CAD for the full programme during 48 months.
  • National

    7132 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28530 CAD for the full programme during 48 months.

Funding

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