Gain insight into a multitude of fields within Social sciences

This 3-year Bachelor of Social Sciences degree provides you with a foundation in social sciences and a strong background in community-based social innovation and social justice. This program is a flexible option if you are curious about various social science disciplines and want to keep your options open for graduate studies. It’s an excellent stepping-stone to further studies in law or education.

Why choose the School of Sociological and Anthropological Studies

The School offers a distinctive and innovative approach to culture and society, in both French and English. Our teaching and research strive to follow both traditional and emerging intellectual approaches to inquiry. At the crossroads of North American and European traditions, the School offers a stimulating environment for students, faculty and guests.

Part of your learning experience

This program offers you the choice between a placement in a community organization or an internship in the Mauril-Bélanger Social Innovation Workshop where you will work on innovative projects in the field of social justice.

Program prerequisite and minimum admission average

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3 years90 units
Étudiants de la Faculté des sciences sociales de l'Université d'Ottawa

Bachelor of Social Sciences in Interdisciplinary Studies

What to expect

Taiwanese indigenous peoples, Photo credit: 總統府 (

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