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Applied Modelling and Quantitative Methods

Trent University

M.A.
24 months
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21267 CAD/year
8929 CAD/year
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About

Applied Modelling and Quantitative Methods at Trent University is an interdisciplinary program which provides for study towards an M.A. degree in the application of techniques and theory of modelling in the natural sciences and social sciences.

Overview

The Master of Arts in Applied Modelling and Quantitative Methods M.A. at Trent University is designed to overcome some of the barriers to interdisciplinary collaboration by bringing together, at the graduate level, students who are actively applying modelling techniques in their thesis research in a broad range of disciplines. The research is in the social and natural sciences, and in fields in which Trent has demonstrated strong research performance. Although it is oriented towards quantitative models, utilizing computational, mathematical or statistical techniques, it is discipline-based and is not a program in applied mathematics.

At Trent, your experience will be based on the Anthropology graduate program’s more than 40-year track record of educational excellence, and inspired by real-life learning. Three full-year courses and the research required for the completion of a thesis will see you explore the complexities of human biology and culture. Consider topics of societal importance through archaeological, biological, ethnographic, or linguistic research. Faculty members and students before you have undertaken fieldwork across Canada, in the U.S. southwest, in Mesoamerica, the Mediterranean, South and Southeast Asia, and Papua New Guinea. Their investigations have focused on mortuary practices, forensics, settlement patterns, civilization collapse, art, religion, and much more.

  • Benefit from Trent’s top-notch facilities and an emphasis on individual instruction.
  • Study at the intersection of physical sciences, social sciences, and the humanities.
  • See the world and while doing original research on a topic that you love.
  • Gain the skills employers of today want – adaptability, resourcefulness, and versatility.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Statistical Aspects of Modelling
  • The Foundations of Modelling
  • Mathematical Aspects of Modelling
  • Computational Aspects of Modelling
  • First Seminar on Applications of Modelling
  • Second Seminar on Applications of Modelling

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

English requirements

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.
93
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).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language). A minimum score of 580 PBT, or 93 IBT (with a minimum score of 22 in both speaking and writing); (Educational Testing Service, Princeton, New Jersey 08540, U.S.A.).
  •  CAEL (Canadian Academic English Language Test). Alternate test only for applicants who do not have access to TOEFL (Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1S 5B6).The minimum acceptable score is 60, with at least 60 in Writing Proficiency.
  •  MELAB (Michigan English Language Assessment Battery). The minimum acceptable score is 85, with no part below 80.
  •  IELTS (International English language Testing Services). The minimum acceptance score is 6.5, with no band below 6.0

Tuition Fee

  • International

    21267 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21267 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    8929 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8929 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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