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Atlantic Canada Studies, M.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
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The Atlantic Canada Studies MA program at Saint Mary's University encourages students to develop interdisciplinary approaches to the study of culture, the economy, social policy and the environment.

About

The Benefits of Doing Atlantic Canada Studies at Saint Mary's University

  • Atlantic Canada Studies is a unique program with an illustrious history.
  • The program provides a dynamic learning environment, with a powerful blend of interdisciplinary breadth and disciplinary depth.
  • You’ll have access to award-winning and distinguished faculty in a student-focused learning environment.
  • The program is rigorous, but flexible enough for you to pursue your own interests
  • You’ll benefit from strong linkages to the Atlantic Canada Studies network of agencies, museums, archives and scholars.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Literary Cultures of Atlantic Canada
  • Material Cultures of Atlantic Canada
  • Cultural Studies: Theory and Method
  • Environmental History of Atlantic Canada 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    80

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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General Requirements

  • An online application form plus the $110 processing fee (non-refundable)
  • A supplemental form (if required by program)
  • Official proof of English language proficiency (if required)
  • Recommendation Forms
  • Official transcripts for all universities and colleges attended

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12284 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12284 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    5547 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5547 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Halifax

  • 1235 - 1960 CAD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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