Dawson College

Child Studies

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Program Information

School:Dawson College
Faculty:Social Science & Business Technologies
Degree:Diploma
Field of Study:Human Development and Family Studies, General
Description:Explore the social sciences with a focus on the education, care and development of children. The Child Studies Profile is centred on the role of children in society and the family, and includes courses in anthropology, history, psychology and sociology. This profile provides an opportunity to learn with other students who share an interest in understanding how children learn and the dynamics of learning. A strong community of students and teachers helps promote student success.
URL:Child Studies at Dawson College
Length:2 Year(s)

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites:*

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

    Applicants must have a Diploma of Secondary Studies (DES) or equivalent, including Secondary V Language of Instruction, Secondary V Second Language, Secondary IV Science, Secondary IV Mathematics (Sec IV Mathematics – Cultural, Social & Technical option 563-404/414), and Secondary IV History. Students with a DES missing any of the above subjects may be admitted, space permitting, but may be required to complete remedial courses.

    * 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.

    Modified on June 21, 2022