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Interdisciplinary Studies - Heritage and Social History

Athabasca University

M.A. Online
24 months
Duration
1859 CAD/module
1654 CAD/module
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
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About

The Interdisciplinary Studies - Heritage and Social History focus area at Athabasca University will provide a unique opportunity for students to study theoretical and applied issues in heritage and social history using an interdisciplinary approach.

Overview

Participate in an interdisciplinary online master’s program that integrates theories, methods and practices from the arts, humanities and social sciences.

With Athabasca University’s Master of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies - Heritage and Social History, 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.

Learning outcomes

The Heritage and Social History focus area will provide a unique opportunity for students to study theoretical and applied issues in heritage and social history using an interdisciplinary approach. 

Combining the fields of social history and heritage studies, this focus draws on the strengths of the History and Heritage Resource Management programs at Athabasca University to offer an interdisciplinary approach to the study of social traditions and institutions and historical patterns, with an emphasis (but not an exclusive focus) on Canadian history and heritage. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Issues in Heritage Resources Management
  • Environment, Traditional Cultures, and Sustainability
  • Advanced Methods in Heritage Research
  • Industrial Heritage
  • Heritage and Risk Management
  • Architectural Conservation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 72 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

33 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

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.
80
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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The Master of Arts – Integrated Studies (MA-IS) Program invites applications from candidates who possess a baccalaureate degree and strong analytical, writing, and critical-thinking skills
  • All students applying for admission into the MA-IS Program students must complete an Academic Writing Assessment as part of the application process.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1859 CAD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1859 CAD per module and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    1654 CAD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1654 CAD per module and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Interdisciplinary Studies - Heritage and Social History
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Athabasca University

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