Что я буду изучать?

BA program: what you’ll learn

  • Multi-disciplinary approach to the social, behavioural and biological determinants of health and disease
  • Understanding of contributing factors to health, ranging from cultural context to cellular processes
  • Understanding of core principles of health promotion and disease prevention
  • Ability to apply knowledge to address specific health problems in the community
  • Foundational understanding of health policy processes; understands major institutional players in health policy, both domestically and internationally
  • Understanding of the cross-cultural impacts on actual and perceived health needs
  • Understanding of the basic structure, organization and financing principles of contemporary health care systems
  • Statistical, imaging, and qualitative research skills

BA core course areas

  • Social, environmental, behavioural, and biological determinants of health
  • Measurement of health, illness, and disease
  • Foundations of human biology
  • Statistics and research methods (qualitative and quantitative)
  • Health promotion and disease prevention
  • Health policy and health care systems
  • Evidence-based decision making
  • Health technology
  • Bioethics

BA teaching methods

Courses use interactive lectures featuring group discussion, problem based learning, and developing research proposals.

Some core courses are team-taught by faculty from a range of disciplines. Students meet in small tutorial groups, facilitating contact with faculty experts in the area.

The BA program also offers courses with experiential education, where students apply health communication and promotion theories in coordination with local communities.

На каком факультете я буду учиться?

Faculty of Health Sciences

Варианты обучения

Очная (120 )

CAN $1,029.70 per unit
Начало обучения

Предполагаемое начало: Сентябрь 2021


Surrey Campus

250 - 13450 - 102 nd Avenue,


British Columbia (BC),

V3T 0A3, Canada

Вступительные требования

Для студентов, проживающих в Соединенных Штатах

Other English Language Requirements accepted: A minimum TOEFL score of 580 (paper-based).

Для иностранных студентов

Applicant must have completed Year 12 High School or its equivalent to Canadian High School.

Obtain a satisfactory score on one of the following English language proficiency tests.

  • International English Language Testing System (IELTS) with a minimum score of 6.5 on the Academic Modules with no part less than 6.
  • TOEFL iBT (Test of English as a Foreign Language internet based test) with an overall score of 88 or better with a minimum score of 20 in each of the four components (listening, speaking, writing, reading)
  • TOEFL CBT (Test of English as a Foreign language computer based test) with a minimum score of 230 including a minimum essay score of 4.5
  • TOEFL CBT with a minimum score of 250.
  • Canadian Academic English Language (CAEL) with an overall score of 70, with no part less than 60
  • Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE Academic) with an overall score of 65, with no part less than 60

Требования к IELTS могут отличаться в зависимости от выбранного курса