With Athabasca University’s Master of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies - Adult Education, you will learn to think holistically, critically and reflectively. You will find the connections and points of overlap between specialized and generalized knowledge. You will also learn problem-solving skills and policy-making strategies.
The MA-IS program allows you to relate your research to issues in your life, workplace and community. Your program will finish with a final integrated project or capstone paper that will exercise and explore your newly acquired skills and knowledge.
You can choose to complete this project in a grouped study capstone course, or through an individual study project that will allow you to:
- explore a question or issue that’s important to you
- relate your research to a work or life situation
- address a community problem
- Making Sense of Theory in the Arts and Social Sciences
- Researching Society and Culture
- Global Education
- Governance and Leadership
- Foundations of Education in Canada
- Innovative Public Management
- Industrial Heritage
- 24 months
- 72 months
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DisciplinesEducation Adult Education Teaching View 6 other Masters in Adult Education in Canada
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- To apply for an Athabasca University graduate program you must have an undergraduate degree. Doctorate programs require a master’s degree to qualify for admission.
- Requirements for graduate programs vary and are listed on each program’s website. You can take some graduate courses without being admitted to the full program if you meet the non-program student requirements for said program. Requirements for graduate programs are listed on each program’s website.
International2100 CAD/moduleTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 2100 CAD per module during 24 months.
National1868 CAD/moduleTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1868 CAD per module during 24 months.
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