Program Information

School: University of Alberta Augustana Faculty
Faculty: Humanities
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Philosophy and Religious Studies, Other
Description: The program enables students to get a breadth of understanding of how the human search for meaning is interwoven into human cultures and societies. It offers students an exciting exposure to the central themes of Christianity, the diversity of the world’s religions, and the ways in which philosophers answer the great questions of life.

This program has faculty that are dedicated to excellence in teaching and small classes allow for individual attention, so professors become acquainted with their students. It offers well structured lectures mixed with classroom discussion, debates, student presentations, films, and guest speakers. There is learning within a cooperative and open atmosphere of appreciation for difference and diversity of worldviews and cultural values. An emphasis is given to intellectual, personal, and spiritual development as well as responsible action in human society and the natural world.

URL: Philosophy & Religion at University of Alberta Augustana Faculty
Course Based: Yes
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 70
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, students must present a minimum 70% average (with no marks below 50%) in FIVE grade 12 subjects as follows: English 30-1 Three of the following subjects: Biology 30 Chemistry 30 Mathematics 30-1 or 30-2 Math 31 Physics 30 Science 30 Computer Science (Adv, 5 credits) Social Studies 30-1 A 30-Level Language other than English An Approved Fifth Grade 12 Subject Any 5-credit subject, or two 3-credit subjects, other than Work Experience or Special Projects. See http://www.augustana.ualberta.ca/students/future/admission_requirements.html for complete details.