York University - Graduate Studies

Critical Disability Studies

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Program Information

School:York University - Graduate Studies
Faculty:Graduate Studies
Degree:Doctorate
Field of Study:Ethnic, Cultural Minority, and Gender Studies, Other
Description:The PhD program is the first doctoral program in critical disability studies in Canada. It offers a comprehensive curriculum covering major scholarly perspectives contributing to the field of critical disability studies, enabling a multi-disciplinary group of students to critically explore disability in relation to social policy, social justice, human rights issues, and social movements in Canada and internationally. The program focuses on broad social and policy issues from a critical and multi-disciplinary perspective, examining disability in the context of interconnected social, political and economic factors.
URL:Critical Disability Studies at York University - Graduate Studies

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*80
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Research Interests
  • Portfolio

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on June 20, 2014