Program Information

School: University of Manitoba
Faculty: Faculty of Health Sciences
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General
Description: The Family Social Sciences program teaches students about how family community and culture impact human health and well-being. It is an innovative program that appeals to students interested in a dynamic career helping others through prevention, education and health promotion. Students gain an understanding of human development, relationships, healthy communities, diversity, equity and social justice. Students develop skills in evaluating the effectiveness of programs aimed at supporting families, and become experts in the impact of individual, community, cultural, and political environments on family well-being.

URL: Family Social Sciences at University of Manitoba
Course Based: Yes
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $14,700
Careers: Home Economists

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 85
Prerequisites:*

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

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Applied Mathematics  or  Grade12 Precalculus 
  •  Grade12 Biology  or  Grade12 Computer and Information Science   or  Grade12 Chemistry  or  Grade12 Physics 

MB High School Graduation (5 full credits at the Grade 12 level in courses designated S, G, or U) A minimum 85% average over the following, with no less than 60% in each course: 1. English 40S 2. Applied Mathematics 40S or Pre-Calculus Mathematics 40S 3. One of Biology, Chemistry, Physics or Computer Science 40S