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Sociology

Athabasca University

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

Sociology from Athabasca University helps you both understand and change the world you live in. The study of sociology links together the social, economic, political, cultural and ecological aspects of a changing global society.

Overview

Sociology at Athabasca University helps you both understand and change the world you live in. The study of sociology links together the social, economic, political, cultural and ecological aspects of a changing global society.Sociological theory and research are used in applied areas of study like:

  • crime and deviance
  • family and gender studies
  • environmental and health issues
  • agriculture and food
  • technology and the information society
  • race and ethnic relations
  • organizations and bureaucracies

Career

  • Social Researcher
  • Journalist
  • Human Services Worker
  • Police Officer
  • Early Childhood Development
  • Correctional Officer (Guard, Parole Officer, Probationary Officer)
  • Counsellor
  • Therapist
  • Policy Researcher

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Sociology of Religion
  • Introduction to Sociology
  • Introduction to Social Problems
  • How Humans Organize: From Primary Groups to the World Wide Web
  • Canadian Society
  • Social Statistics

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

90 or 120 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.

90 credits fees:

  • Permanent Residents of Alberta - $23,947.5/full
  • Students Living Outside Canada - $59,407.50/full

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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