What will I learn?

Learn about pressing local and global social justice issues. Examine how gender shapes people's lives, experiences, knowledge and possibilities. You’ll explore how gender relates to race, class, sexuality, ability, age and other identity categories.

Quick facts:

Program options:

  • Bachelor degree, Minor

Study options:

  • Full-time study, Part-time study

Program delivery:

  • On-campus

Dynamic learning:

  • Co-op optional


  • Artist or filmmaker
  • Communications officer
  • Counsellor
  • Cultural programs coordinator
  • Diversity officer
  • HR coordinator
  • International development officer
  • Journalist
  • Legal professional
  • Librarian or archivist
  • Outreach worker
  • Program or project manager
  • Public policy analyst
  • Research consultant
  • Sexual health, inclusion, anti-racism, sexualized violence educator
  • Social media manager
  • Student services officer
  • Teacher or instructor
  • Volunteer coordinator

Which department am I in?

Faculty of Humanities

Study options

Full Time (4 years)

Tuition fees
CAD$25,860.00 (US$ 20,622) per year
Application deadline

31 March 2022

Start date

4 May 2022


Faculty of Humanities

Clearihue Building C305,


British Columbia (BC),

V8P 5C2, Canada

Entry requirements

For international students

Apply to the Faculty of Humanities as a high school student or a transfer student from another post-secondary institution.

You can declare this program as your major after one or more years of full-time study.

Twelve years of academic preparation and graduation from a recognized senior secondary school or completion of a recognized diploma program.

English Language Requirements:

  • CAEL: Canadian Academic English Language Assessment score- 70, with no section less than 60
  • IELTS (Academic): International English Language Testing System score - 6.5, with no component less than 6.0
  • LPI: Language Proficiency Index score – Level 6
  • MELAB: Michigan English Language Assessment Battery score – 90
  • TOEFL: Test of English as a Foreign Language score - 90 on the iBT (Internet-based test) with no section less than 20, or 575 on the PBT (paper-based test)

Application deadline: September entry: January 31; January entry: September 30; May entry: March 31

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

Pathways options

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