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Political Economy

Athabasca University

48 months
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About

Political Economy at Athabasca University is concerned with the interplay between politics, society and economics. It explains the crucial role of political factors in determining economic outcomes.

Overview

The Bachelor of Arts in Political Economy at Athabasca University strengthens critical and creative thinking through a broad range of social, political and cultural studies.

The Bachelor of Arts 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

  • Research Specialist
  • Analyst in foreign trade, business, the market or public finance
  • Business Advisor
  • Policy Co-ordinator
  • Benefit Administrator
  • Manager of not-for-profit organization
  • Writer

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Globalization and World Politics
  • Theories and Approaches to Political Economy
  • Canada and the Global Political Economy
  • Global Development Strategies

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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