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.
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Programme StructureCourses include:
- Discourse Analysis
- Social and political thought
- Historical Materialism
- 24 months
- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesArea & Cultural Studies Political Science View 41 other Masters in Political Science in Canada
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
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)
International1353 CAD/moduleTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 1353 CAD per module and a duration of 24 months.
National597 CAD/moduleTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 597 CAD per module and a duration of 24 months.
Per one course.
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