Faculty of Social Sciences, Institute on Globalization and the Human Condition

Globalization Studies examines the complex political, social, economic, cultural, discursive and theoretical developments related to processes of globalization and how these come to bear upon our lives, our communities, and the environment in which we live.

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Degree Details

Master of Arts (M.A.)

This unique interdisciplinary M.A. program is designed to provide its students with the specialist knowledge and transferable skills to pursue careers in global corporations, government agencies and non-governmental organizations. It provides students with the opportunity to think creatively and critically about cultural, political, social and economic globalizing processes and their effects on the human condition. It also offers the benefit of a flexible and interdisciplinary course list while allowing for future study in a core discipline.

Areas of Research

Contemporary culture, diasporic, transnational and multicultural communities, global governance, international trade and finance, and social, environmental and labour issues

1 year
Required Credential:
Honour's Bachelor Degree or Equivalent
Program Type:
Course based
Program Options:
Full-Time, Part-Time
Typical Entry:
Typical Deadline:
February 15th