Sociology from Lakehead University offers a graduate program dedicated to enhancing students' knowledge of the societies in which they live, while increasing their ability to think independently and critically about important social issues.
Students at Sociology from Lakehead University will:
- Explore the major ideas and insights of the founders of sociology, as well as contemporary thinkers who examine present-day social life.
- Master the essentials of social research – how to design questionnaires and carry out meaningful surveys, collect and analyze quantitative, qualitative, and historical data, and conduct participant-observation and interviews.
- Apply these skills to study and better understand numerous topics and issues in social life that interest you. Lakehead’s faculty are engaged in research in areas as diverse as health and illness, gerontology, gender and work, media and popular culture, the sociology of knowledge, sociological theory, sociology of the North, and global social change.
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- Mental Health and Society
- Global Public Health
- Problems and Issues in Sociology
- Quantitative Sociology
- Qualitative Methods
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- 24 months
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DisciplinesSocial Work Sociology Counselling View 40 other Masters in Counselling in Canada
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- Our minimum admission requirement for international applicants is 75% or 3.0 on a 4 point Canadian scale, with an accredited university degree equivalent to a Lakehead University 4 year degree.
- We advise all international students to apply early, as admission into our programs is competitive. Should you wish to apply to a thesis program, we strongly advise you to contact a potential supervisor and have your proof of English language proficiency complete.
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International15332 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 7666 CAD per semester during 24 months.
National5388 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 2694 CAD per semester during 24 months.
Living costs for Thunder Bay
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.