King's University College

Childhood and Social Institutions

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Program Information

School:King's University College
Degree:Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study:Child Development
Human Development and Family Studies, General
Description:This program focuses on the subject of childhood from a range of different academic disciplines including, but not limited to: literature, history, psychology, sociology and religious studies. Topics such as the range of meanings of childhood, what competencies do children have, what rights and obligations do parents, educators, lawyers and journalists have to children and childhood are addressed within the program.

Topics covered in the program include: history of families and childhood; changing images of children and families; changing family structures; family interaction; family formation and breakdown; child development; childhood socialization; children's social worlds; peer relations; families and work; family and child poverty; families and communities; politics and families; families and the legal system; and family and childhood social policy.

URL:Childhood and Social Institutions at King's University College
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $7,975

This cost estimate is for Year 2 of the program.
See: https://www.kings.uwo.ca/kings/assets/File/depts/finance/sfs/Canadian%20Fee%20Schedule%2017-18.pdf for more information.

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 

For admission to this program, applicants are required to have completed first-year requirements with no failures. Students must have an average of at least 70% in 3.0 principal courses, with no mark in these principal courses below 60%.

Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 85] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 60] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Test of Written English (part of TOEFL) [min. 4.5] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 85]

* 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 November 16, 2017