Disability Studies

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Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Disability Studies

The disabilities movement motto, “Nothing about us, without us,” captures the motivation for the Disability Studies program. Disability Studies can lead to careers in individual, family and group practice; case management in service delivery; agency supervision; government administration and disability and accessibility policy analysis.

Program Description
Use the knowledge and experience-based practice we provide to become an advocate for social justice and accessibility for people with disabilities. The program includes Disability Studies emphasis courses from several subject areas, as well as Disability Studies foundation courses.
We offer 20-course, 30-course and 40-course Disability Studies programs to meet the needs of students coming directly from secondary school, graduates of Ontario CAAT human services programs and students already employed in human services settings.

Minimum Admission Average: 70%

ENG4U required.

Students may choose to double major in any BA Honours program.

Experiential Learning
Our program includes a one semester, community experience placement in a disabilities setting, providing the hands-on experience required for you to become a competent advocate.
  • Individual, family and group practice
  • Case management in service delivery
  • Agency supervision
  • Government administration
  • Disability and accessibility policy analysis
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