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Cultural, Social and Political Thought

University of Lethbridge

M.A. On Campus
24 months
Duration
1353 CAD/module
597 CAD/module
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
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About

The Cultural, Social and Political Thought major in the Master of Arts (MA) program offered by University of Lethbridge is interdisciplinary within the humanities and social sciences and is based on a cohort learning model that fosters an environment of interdisciplinary engagement and exchange, research, peer mentoring, collaboration among a small group of students.

Overview

The overall academic aims of the major are to emphasise social, cultural, and political thought and to install the intellectual and practical tools to work successfully with community partners and agencies to facilitate social change. Students graduating from the Cultural, Social, and Political Thought major will demonstrate a range of professional skills (e.g., peer review, public presentations, critical thinking) and research competencies. Graduates are capable of producing novel, relevant, and rigorous research that makes significant contributions to interdisciplinary knowledge.The Cultural, Social and Political Thought major at University of Lethbridge is thesis-based and requires students to complete 9.0 to 18.0 credit hours of graduate semester courses and a thesis. A list of the required courses for this major is outlined in the Graduate Studies Calendar and Course Catalogue.This program is highly theoretical and interdisciplinary in nature and intended to ground students in a body of cognate critical theories and methodologies. Across disciplinary boundaries, the Cultural, Social, and Political Thought major emphasises the critical engagement of ideas and their manifestation in shifting cultural, social, and political contexts.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Discourse Analysis
  • Ethnography
  • Interviewing
  • Social and political thought
  • Historical Materialism

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

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.
86
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

Applicants normally must meet the following requirements:

  • Hold an undergraduate degree in a related discipline
  • Have a minimum grade point average of 3.00 (based on the uLethbridge 4.00 scale) on the last 20 graded university-level term courses.
  • Demonstrate English language proficiency (ELP) for graduate student
  • Secure a potential supervisor (except for Economics major)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1353 CAD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1353 CAD per module and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    597 CAD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 597 CAD per module and a duration of 24 months.

Per one course.

Funding

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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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Cultural, Social and Political Thought
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University of Lethbridge

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