University of Windsor - Faculty of Graduate Studies

Argumentation Studies

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Program Information

School:University of Windsor - Faculty of Graduate Studies
Faculty:Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Studies
Degree:Doctorate
Field of Study:Logic
Description:Argumentation Studies addresses the principles & methods: through which people reason collaboratively or competitively; on any topic where information, knowledge, or claims conflict or are inconsistent; and by which reasoners strive to persuade others through verbal or visual means.

Expertise in argumentation provides unique & powerful training for a range of careers from human resources and conflict resolution to policy development, research, and education.
URL:Argumentation Studies at University of Windsor - Faculty of Graduate Studies
Cost per year:*
National: $2,393
International: $7,550

Costs represent base tuition per term for 2019/20.

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*80 to 100
Test Scores:
  • Canadian English Language Benchmark Assessment for Nurses [min. 250] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 100]
Application Notes : If English is a second language: TOEFL: IBT-100, Pearson 68, or IELTS 7.0 (at time of application).
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Statement of Research Interests
  • Portfolio
Applicants are required to have: a Master’s degree in a discipline related to Argumentation Studies or equivalent; at least two letters of academic recommendation; a Statement of Research Interest 500-800 words long that addresses; highlights from your relevant experience; and details of a proposed thesis project and how it might relate to the research of specific faculty members or interdisciplinary Research Clusters A short sample (under 6000 words) of related scholarly writing.

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* 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 February 05, 2020