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2017-2018 Academic Year
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Master of Arts in Child and Youth Study

Each student will be assigned an academic advisor by the Graduate Admissions Committee of the Department of Child and Youth Study. This advisor will be a faculty member of the Department of Child and Youth Study. The academic advisor will be responsible for overseeing the student’s program. The student and academic advisor will prepare the student’s program in compliance with program requirements. Each student’s program will be submitted to the Graduate Admissions Committee (CYS) for approval. Students wishing to take coursework at another university while registered at the Mount must comply with Mount Saint Vincent University regulations regarding transfer of credit and obtain the necessary Letter of Permission (LOP). Any changes to a student’s program must be approved by the student’s academic advisor and Graduate Admissions Committee (CYS).

Program Requirements

The program requires a minimum of 5.0 units, including a 1.0 unit thesis. See section 2.2.9 Academic standing.

Required Courses
 ❏GCYS 60110.5 unit
 ❏GCYS 60120.5 unit
 ❏GCYS 60130.5 unit
 ❏GCYS 60140.5 unit
 ❏GCYS 61301.0 unit
 ❏GEPY 6608 or equivalent statistics course0.5 unit
 ❏0.5 unit of research methods from the following list or as approved by the Child and Youth Study Graduate Committee:0.5 unit
    GEDU 6100
    GEDU 6107
    GFSG 6606
0.5 unit
0.5 unit
0.5 unit

1.0 unit of graduate level electives1.0 unit


Note: Elective courses within the Graduate Child and Youth Study Department, within other departments at the Mount or other universities may be selected.

A maximum of 1.0 unit may be taken by directed study or special topics courses in GCYS, as listed below.

 ❏GCYS 6190                                0.5 unit
 ❏GCYS 60290.5 unit
 ❏GCYS 60390.5 unit

 


Academic Note: This web-based calendar information is applicable for the current 2017-2018 academic year which runs from September 01, 2017 to August 31, 2018.  

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