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Carleton University - Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research

Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research
512 Tory Building, 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, ON
Canada K1S 5B6

Legal Studies

   
Program Information
Faculty: Department of Law
Degree: Master
Field of Study: Legal Studies, General
Description The M.A. program provides an interdisciplinary, theoretical, and research-oriented approach to studying law as a social and political institution, with emphasis on the relationship between law and social transformation. The plan of studies includes a range of fields linked by a common theoretical and methodological concern with the way law shapes and is shaped by its social environment. The program is designed to develop the conceptual and analytical skills required for conducting independent research on law and society. The research and teaching interests of faculty members in the Department include the following areas of specialization: Crime, Governance and Security; Globalization, International Law and Transnational Justice; Citizenship, Human Rights and Political Economy; Gender, Sexuality and Identity; Law, History, Culture and Humanities; Conflict Resolution.
Website: Legal Studies at Carleton University - Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research
Areas of Research: The research and teaching interests of faculty members in the Department include the following areas of specialization: Crime, Governance and Security Globalization, International Law and Transnational Justice Citizenship, Human Rights and Political Economy Gender, Sexuality and Identity Law, History, Culture and Humanities Conflict Resolution
Length: 2 Year(s)
Cost per year:
National:$6,611.98
Requirements
Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%): 77
Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 580] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 70] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 86] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5]
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Statement of Research Interests

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Last Updated: July 18, 2015