Program Information

School: Dalhousie University
Faculty: Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences
Degree: Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study: Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
Legal Studies, General
Description: If you’re curious about the law; if you want to learn how ‘justice’ is understood or approached in different fields of study or social contexts; or if you are thinking about pursuing a Law degree (Juris doctorate) or graduate level legal studies after completing your bachelor’s degree, our program in Law, Justice and Society will help you set your course. This program provides an introduction to the study of law, an overview of the Canadian legal system, an opportunity to examine the role of law in society from the perspectives of different disciplines, and an opportunity to investigate law as a potential career.
URL: Law, Justice and Society (BA) (Combined Honours) at Dalhousie University
Course Based: Yes
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $18,458

Cost per year is based on the 2018-2019 academic year and includes the cost of tuition and incidental fees.

Careers: Court Officers and Justices of the Peace

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 70

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

  •  Grade12 English 

Applicants are required to have English 12, and four other acceptable university-preparatory courses at the grade 12 level.