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Master of Arts in Canadian-American Studies

Master's Degree

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Course Content

What is special about this programme?

Programme objective: This multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary program will equip students with the necessary tools to consider the interplay between discipline-specific topics and broader issues relevant to the Canadian, American, or North American landscape, while taking courses on both campuses. Students will have the opportunity to explore their field of research from both a Canadian and an American perspective. Students will undertake comparative analysis of social, economic, political, and cultural issues in the two nations. The courses will be taught by tenured (and tenure-track) faculty in the Humanities and Social Sciences at both universities.

Programme duration

1 year (3 terms)

Programme structure – What you’ll study

1 year
Interdisciplinary Methods and Field Research in the Binational Niagara Region, An Overview of Canadian Studies, Cultures of U.S. Empire, Canadian_American Relations, Borderlands- Understanding the Binational Niagara Region, The political Economy of North
For more specific and detailed module information please refer to the Programme Specification

Entry Requirements

The ability to demonstrate relevant professional experience will be given individual consideration

English Language
  • English Language Requirements: CAEL: Minimum overall score of 60, with 60 in writing, and no other subtest below 50, CAEL CE (Computer Edition): Minimum overall score of 60, with 60 in writing, and no other subtest below 50, PTE Academics: Minimum overall

Fees & Finances

Tuition Fees 2018/2019

  • International Students: $0 per annum

Supplementary Fees 2016 - 2017

  • Accommodation fee: CAD 7176.11
  • Application Fee: $150
  • Service Fee: $0
  • Living Expense: CAD 13480.85
$44,000 per year
Average salary six months
after the course

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How to apply

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Quick facts

  • Location: Ontario
  • Campus: Ontario
  • Duration: 1 year (3 terms)
  • Study language: English
  • Awards: Master's Degree
  • Tuition fee for international students: $0
  • Application fee: $150

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