Lakehead University - Orillia
|School:||Lakehead University - Orillia
|Faculty:||Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities
|Field of Study:||Sociology
|Description:||The study of Sociology emphasizes the social relationships between people, communities and cultures. By exploring fundamental sociological theories, contemporary thinkers, and a variety of research methods, you will have the opportunity to examine topics including:
- Health and Aging
- Marriage and the Family
- Crime and Deviance
- Media and Popular Culture
- Science and Technology
- Gender and Sexuality
- Northern Communities
- Social Change
Research and hands-on application is at the core of our programs. You will graduate with the necessary skills to facilitate quantitative and qualitative research and to think creatively and inquisitively in order to better understand social patterns, behaviours and issues.
|URL:||Sociology at Lakehead University - Orillia
|Cost per year:*||
This cost estimate is for Year 1 of the program.
|Careers:||SociologistsSocial Service PlannersSocial Policy Researchers||
|Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*||70 to 100
These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
Completion of the Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent high school diploma; Gr 12 U English and 5 additional Gr. 12 U or M credits;
A minimum 70% overall final average is required for admission consideration
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 550] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 80] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Computer Based) [min. 213] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 60]
Applicants whose first language is not English will need to satisfy Lakehead University’s English language proficiency requirements. Applicants can complete one of the following recognized language tests with the required minimum scores: TOEFL-PBT-550; CBT-213; or iBT-80; IELTS-6.5; MELAB-85; CAEL-60
* 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.