Program Information

School: University of Victoria
Faculty: Social Sciences
Degree: Bachelor; Co-op
Field of Study: Anthropology
Description: Anthropology is a broadly encompassing field focused on the present and past diversity of human life. Anthropologists study the cultural contexts that shape who we are; our long term human histories and relationships; and our connections with our non-human primate relations.

As a discipline that transcends conventional academic boundaries between the sciences and the humanities, you’ll find courses that connect with your interests and expand your horizons, along with opportunities to engage in hands-on learning and on-going research in our department.

URL: Anthropology (BA) at University of Victoria
Length: 5 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $22,783
Careers: Anthropologists

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 

Five additional approved academic 12 courses are required. Entry into the Anthropology co-op program is open to full-time students who are proceeding to an Honours or Major program offered by the department. Those who are taking fewer than 6 units per term should consult with the co-op office. To be considered eligible for the program, students must normally have and maintain a minimum GPA of 5.0 in Anthropology and 5.0 overall.

Test Scores:

  • Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 70] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 90] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5]