Family StudiesMount Saint Vincent University
About this Program
Level: Bachelor or Arts - Family Studies (Combined Major)
Discpline: Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Length: 4 semestersCheck My Eligibility
Halifax Campus Campus
The program in Family Studies examines contemporary issues that affect this field: family dynamics and development. The faculty in the Family Studies & Gerontology department will help students understand the field of Family Studies, which focuses on family dynamics and diversity within an increasingly complex and society. These studies will help students to understand the trends, challenges and developments in the health and human service delivery system and the disciplines that support it.
Study and Work in Canada
Full-time undergraduate and post-graduate international students can work anywhere on or off campus without a work permit. The rules around the number of hours a student will be allowed to work may vary based on the country the student chooses to study in. International students are typically able to work up to 20 hours a week.