Family StudiesMount Saint Vincent University

About this Program

Level: Bachelor or Arts - Family Studies (Combined Major)

Discpline: Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

Length: 4 semesters

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Application Fee: $40.00
Tuition Fee: $15,864.00

Halifax Campus Campus

Starting Deadline Status
Jul., 2021 Mar. 1, 2021 closed
Sep., 2021 May 1, 2021 open
Jan., 2022 Sep. 1, 2021 open

Program Description

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.