Gain insight into a multitude of fields within Social sciences

This 3-year Bachelor of Social Sciences degree provides you with a foundation in social sciences and a strong background in community-based social innovation and social justice. This program is a flexible option if you are curious about various social science disciplines and want to keep your options open for graduate studies. It’s an excellent stepping-stone to further studies in law or education.

Why choose the School of Sociological and Anthropological Studies

The School offers a distinctive and innovative approach to culture and society, in both French and English. Our teaching and research strive to follow both traditional and emerging intellectual approaches to inquiry. At the crossroads of North American and European traditions, the School offers a stimulating environment for students, faculty and guests.

Part of your learning experience

This program offers you the choice between a placement in a community organization or an internship in the Mauril-Bélanger Social Innovation Workshop where you will work on innovative projects in the field of social justice.

 

 

Province Prerequisites Admission averages
Ontario English or Français 4U ± 75 %
Quebec – CEGEP English (603) or Français (601) ± 65 %
Quebec – Secondary V English or Français 84 %
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The School of Sociological and Anthropological Studies

The School of Sociological and Anthropological Studies at the University of Ottawa offers a distinctive and innovative approach to culture and society, in both French and English.
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Programs

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Bachelor of Social Sciences

What to expect

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French immersion

Located in the heart of Ottawa, which is the national capital and an officially bilingual city, the University of Ottawa has been a bilingual institution for more than 150 years. Immersion students have multiple opportunities to learn French in a wonderful cultural context and an innovative learning environment whose efficiency and successfulness has been proven.
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