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A BA is a bachelor's degree offered by universities and institutions around the world for students who enroll in courses and study certain subjects such as the liberal arts or sciences. Earning a BA takes three or four years in most cases.

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Memorial University, Grenfell Campus

You can major in psychology through a Bachelor of Arts degree or a Bachelor of Science degree at Grenfell Campus. You can also complete an honours in psychology through e ... [+]

You can major in psychology through a Bachelor of Arts degree or a Bachelor of Science degree at Grenfell Campus.

You can also complete an honours in psychology through either degree.

Why study psychology at Grenfell?

Psychology seeks to understand how we think, act, and feel. By exploring mental functions and actions, we can understand individual and group behaviour. Grenfell's psychology program offers students a wide variety of topics and will provide you with skills and knowledge that will have relevance throughout your life including:

Critical thinking Problem-solving abilities Analytic abilities Writing skills Presentation skills

Near of the end of your studies, you'll have the opportunity to present your research to your peers, family, and the community at the Psychology Student Research Conference. It's a celebration of the work of our senior students and an impressive showcase of their skills in the research domain, further demonstrating the dynamic and comprehensive characteristics of psychology.... [-]

Canada Corner Brook
September 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
Memorial University, Grenfell Campus

The English program at Grenfell Campus, Memorial University allows you to work toward a bachelor of arts with a major in English and a minor in another subject area. ... [+]

The English program at Grenfell Campus, Memorial University allows you to work toward a bachelor of arts with a major in English and a minor in another subject area.

We offer education in English literature and creative writing within the framework of a liberal arts degree program.

Grenfell's English program includes key courses that give you a strong understanding of the essential aspects of English literature. The courses also focus on specific areas of English studies, including:

Canadian literature Dramatic literature Modern literature Creative writing Why study English at Grenfell?

If you love to read and write, the English program at Grenfell will expand your creativity, imagination, and critical thinking. There is a particular focus on creative writing and our instructors expose you to different worldviews through literature, allowing you to analyze culture, world events, and your own daily encounters in a new way.... [-]

Canada Corner Brook
September 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
Memorial University, Grenfell Campus

Grenfell offers a four-year bachelor of arts program with a major in environmental studies. The program is ideal for students who love the outdoors and are looking to des ... [+]

Grenfell offers a four-year bachelor of arts program with a major in environmental studies.

The program is ideal for students who love the outdoors and are looking to design environmental solutions for the future. Students in the environmental studies program at Grenfell study environmental issues and solutions in a variety of fields including:

Geography Economics Political science Resource management Environmental law Religious studies Outdoor pursuits Why study environmental studies?

Our planet needs champions. It needs passionate, informed advocates. It needs leaders who can balance the needs of industries with the aspirations of conservationists and the public. Our program will equip you to be a steward of the planet using a strong interdisciplinary grounding in environmental ethics, ecological economics, and natural sciences. You’ll look at issues through both local and global lenses. You’ll explore the issues of environmental economics, including the complex relationships between scarcity and demand, and abundance and waste.... [-]

Canada Corner Brook
September 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
Kingswood University

This program is designed to equip prospective teachers with the knowledge and skills required for today’s classrooms. Building on an excellent foundation of teaching theo ... [+]

It is a joy to be among children, the most precious of God’s creation. As a program director, professor, and advisor, it is exciting to be part of a community of young men and women whose passion is the call to teach. If this is your dream, you are welcome here!

This program is designed to equip prospective teachers with the knowledge and skills required for today’s classrooms. Building on an excellent foundation of teaching theory and methodology, the program engages students in practical hands-on experiences while providing opportunities to work with children in nearby schools.

In addition, students spend fourteen weeks observing and teaching in Christian schools. The components of the Christian School Education Program meet the requirements for teacher certification with the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI).... [-]

Canada Sussex
September 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
Kingswood University

The Bachelor of Arts in Ministry program of study is designed to train students for multiple types of ministries. In addition to excellent classroom instruction, during t ... [+]

The Bachelor of Arts in Ministry program of study is designed to train students for multiple types of ministries. In addition to excellent classroom instruction, during their fourth year B.A. (Ministry) students will complete a four-month in-depth supervised ministry experience under the direct supervision of a qualified ministry leader in their field of study.

During this time, students will be exposed to a broad range of ministries within a local church or parachurch ministry. This supervised ministry experience gives the opportunity for students to sharpen and focus ministry skills learned in the classroom. Students are also required to complete a minimum of three student ministry assignments.... [-]

Canada Sussex
September 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
University of Calgary

Your program will enable you to develop your ability to think and write critically while exploring the past, present, and future of society. You will have the opportunity ... [+]

Your program will enable you to develop your ability to think and write critically while exploring the past, present, and future of society. You will have the opportunity to gain an appreciation for the diversity and importance of the languages, art, works of literature, music, and religions of the world. You can also choose to delve into relevant issues and themes including law, gender, national identity, and technology. Many programs also explore the nature and influence of human behavior. Our Music and Dance programs engage you in artistic development, creative expression, and scholarly discipline.

The Bachelor of Arts degree is offered as either a B.A. or B.A. (Honours), both requiring the completion of 20.0 full-course equivalents (120 credits) and normally four years of full-time study.... [-]

Canada Calgary
September 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
Canadian Mennonite University

Biblical and Theological Studies (BTS) invites students to disciplined, thoughtful reflection on the Bible, on the theological traditions and history of the church, and o ... [+]

Biblical and Theological Studies (BTS) invites students to disciplined, thoughtful reflection on the Bible, on the theological traditions and history of the church, and on the experiences and practices of Christian communities around the world. Both the three-year and the four-year Bachelor of Arts with a major in BTS provide a breadth of exposure to the humanities, sciences, and social sciences, and significant depth in Biblical and Theological Studies. These degrees prepare students well for any area of employment or vocation with valuable skills—communication, writing, analytical, critical thinking, and organizing. A three- or a four-year B.A. in BTS also serves as a sound basis for launching into professional studies such as social work, law, and so on.... [-]

Canada Winnipeg
September 2019
Full-time
3 - 4 years
Campus
Canadian Mennonite University

The Redekop School of Business is developing the potential of future business leaders to bring together sound business practice with commitments of faith, generosity, and ... [+]

The Redekop School of Business is developing the potential of future business leaders to bring together sound business practice with commitments of faith, generosity, and service.

Gain Perspective

In and beyond the classroom, students explore the complexity of making wise business and ethical decisions. Teaching and mentoring by professors, business owners, and not-for-profit leaders, together with an entrepreneur-in-residence program, practicum placements, an on-campus business club, international study options, and the possibility of co-op experiences, build an enriched learning foundation.

Students are prepared for careers in a global business environment as they learn within an inter-disciplinary business program. They have the opportunity to participate in various international travel study courses that range from microfinance and development in Latin America to business in the European Union. Students will also benefit from an extensive network of international organizations that CMU partners with around the globe to create internships or career opportunities.... [-]

Canada Winnipeg
September 2019
Full-time
120 hours
Campus
Canadian Mennonite University

Can singing "This Little Light of Mine" really help somebody relearn to speak, after being shot in the head through Broca's area? How can music-based interventions improv ... [+]

Can singing "This Little Light of Mine" really help somebody relearn to speak, after being shot in the head through Broca's area? How can music-based interventions improve Alzheimer's patients' functioning and quality of life? Could music be a viable alternative to drugs or other types of therapy in treating mood disorders? How does music affect development in children?

If any of these questions interest you, consider enrolling in CMU's music therapy program, accredited by the Canadian Association for Music Therapy (CAMT).

This program is designed for students interested in a career in music therapy. Music therapists use music in a skillful, systematic way to promote positive changes in the mental, physical, emotional, or spiritual functioning of individuals and groups. Employment opportunities for music therapists exist in mental health facilities, nursing homes, hospitals, schools, group homes, and many other settings. As well, many music therapists develop their own private practices. Music therapists are expected to be accomplished and versatile musicians with a solid grounding in the study of normal and abnormal human development in addition to their music therapy skills. Above and beyond the skills and techniques of music therapy, students at CMU gain an understanding of spirituality, ethics, and counseling, invaluable to a career in any care profession.... [-]

Canada Winnipeg
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
Canadian Mennonite University

Can you imagine how music might offer a vision of beauty in a broken world, help us hear the voices of those different from ourselves, transform us, and be seen as a gift ... [+]

Can you imagine how music might offer a vision of beauty in a broken world, help us hear the voices of those different from ourselves, transform us, and be seen as a gift of God? Music studies balance rigorous discipline alongside creative imagination and the urge for artistic excellence and passion alongside compassion and sensitivity to human need. Concentrations include performance, music education, musicology, music ministry, and comprehensive studies.

The Bachelor of Music is a professional program offering the following concentrations: music education, music ministry, musicology, performance, and comprehensive. Students are able to complete one or more concentrations for their degrees. Graduates from these concentrations frequently pursue graduate studies before embarking on a professional career in music. While these concentrations are identified as a career track, these degrees are also valuable as general arts degrees. B.Mus. graduates often are acknowledged as well-disciplined, well-educated, and imaginative people, with the competence to serve society well in a wide variety of areas.... [-]

Canada Winnipeg
September 2019
Full-time
8 - 24 months
Campus
Canadian Mennonite University

International development studies (IDS) is the study of poverty, inequality and how to create change and make the world a better place to live. Students explore the ethic ... [+]

International development studies (IDS) is the study of poverty, inequality and how to create change and make the world a better place to live. Students explore the ethics around what it actually means to provide help to someone living in poverty, as well as best practices in poverty reduction and making a long-term difference in people's lives.

Food justice, disaster response, Canadian aid policy, environmental sustainability, armed conflict, disease, and education are examples of topics that IDS touches on. Both the three-year and the four-year Bachelor of Arts with a major in International Development Studies provide a breadth of exposure to the humanities, sciences, and social sciences, and include significant depth in IDS. This major is designed for students interested in global justice, citizenship, and sustainable development. These degrees prepare students well for any area of employment or vocation with valuable skills, communication, writing, analytical, critical thinking, and organizing. A three- or a four-year B.A. in IDS also serves as a sound basis for launching into professional studies such as community development, public policy, social work, law, and so on.... [-]

Canada Winnipeg
September 2019
Full-time
3 - 4 years
Campus
Canadian Mennonite University

How can humans use symbols, images, and sounds to create meaning that can be shared among groups and individuals? At what point do persuasive publications become propagan ... [+]

How can humans use symbols, images, and sounds to create meaning that can be shared among groups and individuals? At what point do persuasive publications become propaganda? How are new social media impacting family dynamics in North America? Why will people share their private lives with strangers, on the condition that the stranger holds a microphone?

In Communications and Media studies, students will be given a background in communications theory, as well as the practical skills they need to be effective in the workplace. Throughout this process, students will be encouraged to confront the field's big questions about meaning, spreading information and ideas, the power of voice, and interactions between faith and professional practice.... [-]

Canada Winnipeg
September 2019
Full-time
3 - 4 years
Campus
St. Stephen's University

The goal of the study of psychology is to provide an education that informs your interactions with others for the rest of your life. ... [+]

Bachelor of Arts in Psychology WHAT'S INTERESTING ABOUT PSYCHOLOGY?

The goal of the study of psychology is to provide an education that informs your interactions with others for the rest of your life. Students choose to study psychology because they want to learn how and why they and others think and behave the way they do. By studying psychology, you will gain insights into human nature that are immensely relevant to your everyday life. Not only will you be able to understand the actions of those around you, by studying psychology you can become a better thinker, a more compassionate listener, a more engaged participant in the world around you. We believe the knowledge you will gain in our psychology program will help you become the kind of person who enhances the well-being of others.... [-]

Canada Saint John
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
St. Stephen's University

SSU's Bachelor of Arts in International Studies blends historical, contemporary and Christian views on world civilizations with compelling cross-cultural experiences. ... [+]

Bachelor of Arts in International Studies WHY INTERNATIONAL STUDIES?

The goal of international studies is to provide an education that allows you to become an informed world citizen. SSU's Bachelor of Arts in International Studies blends historical, contemporary and Christian views on world civilizations with compelling cross-cultural experiences. During the program, you will participate in two travel semesters (one in Asia and one in Europe) in which you will experience hands-on what it means to live life together in a Christ-centered learning community. International studies provide opportunities for innovative thinking and serious reflection on pressing global questions of economic development, social justice, and environmental sustainability. In this increasingly globalized world, international studies provide much-needed insight into such issues as poverty, population growth, disease, human migration, climate change, war, gender inequality, community dynamics, pop culture, world religions, mass communications, strategic development, water issues, cultural heritage and human rights.... [-]

Canada Saint John
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
St. Stephen's University

The goal of the study of humanities is to provide an education that serves as a foundation for the rest of your life. No university, however great, can teach you everythi ... [+]

Bachelor of Arts in Humanities THE VALUE OF A HUMANITIES DEGREE

The goal of the study of humanities is to provide an education that serves as a foundation for the rest of your life. No university, however great, can teach you everything you need to know for your future. But the value of the Bachelor of Arts in Humanities degree is that you learn how to organize ideas, develop the ability to develop new skills and increase your capacity to solve problems and seize opportunities.

We believe the integration of the classical disciplines provided by an SSU BA degree, combined with our Christian community and our study abroad programs provides an excellent atmosphere for students to receive an education. Students whose quest is spiritual and intellectual formation will learn to think through and articulate their ideas and values within a global perspective.... [-]

Canada Saint John
September 2019
Full-time
Campus