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Political and Legal Thought

Queen's University

12 months
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12927 CAD/year
5773 CAD/year
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About

Political and Legal Thought from Queen's University  is a twelve-month collaborative graduate program that allows students to specialize in social, political, and legal theory by taking designated courses from Political Studies, Philosophy, and the Faculty of Law. 

Overview

Political and Legal Thought from Queen's University builds on Queen's recognized strength in political philosophy, providing an exciting opportunity for interdisciplinary engagement with leading scholars in a lively intellectual community.

Students at Political and Legal Thought from Queen's University will:

  • participate in the Political Philosophy Reading Group, 
  • be able to discuss important contemporary writings

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Legal Theory & Perspectives Seminar
  • Legal Research & Writing Seminar
  • Political Philosophy
  • Thesis option
  • Substantial Graduate Research Project (Mini-Thesis)
  • Course-Paper option

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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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.
88

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
B+

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!
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
65
More about PTE Academic
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

  • Honours undergraduate degree in political science or equivalent, minimum B+ average
  • Language Requirements
  • Fee: $110 CDN, non-refundable
  • Two academic references Transcripts 
  • Writing Sample
  • Statement of Research (Question 3 in the departmental questions at the end of the application.)
  • Curriculum Vitae (optional) 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12927 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12927 CAD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    5773 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5773 CAD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Kingston

1015 - 1615 CAD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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