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Labour Studies

Athabasca University

48 months
Duration
19802 CAD/year
7982 CAD/year
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About

Labour Studies from Athabasca University is an interdisciplinary program that assesses the place of labour and working people in society. Courses draw on history, sociology, political economy, women's studies, industrial relations and other fields.

Overview

The Bachelor of Arts strengthens critical and creative thinking through a broad range of social, political and cultural studies.

The Bachelor of Arts in Labour Studies from Athabasca University 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

  • Labour/Union Organizer
  • Affirmative Action Co-ordinator
  • Placement Manager
  • Union Staff Representative
  • Training Specialist
  • Personnel Consultant
  • Conciliator
  • Employment Counsellor

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Workers and the Economy
  • The Canadian Training System
  • History of Canadian Labour
  • Labour Unions
  • Collective Bargaining
  • Occupational Health and Safety
  • Human Rights, the Charter and Labour Relations
  • Conflict and Accommodation
  • Labour Law in Canada
  • Comparative Labour Education
  • Introduction to Labour Studies

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.
More details

Undergraduate courses start the first day of each month, but you must register and pay your fees by the 10th of the previous month to begin on the first.

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

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

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    19802 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 79210 CAD for the full programme during 48 months.
  • National

    7982 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31930 CAD for the full programme during 48 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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