This interdisciplinary program engages students in a wide range of current issues including:
- cross-cultural relations
- intercultural communication
- cultural diversity
- issues of power, oppression and privilege
Who is this program for?
The program welcomes students from varied backgrounds including those currently involved in professional and volunteer roles in multicultural and cross-cultural settings, or participants who would just like to increase their knowledge and understanding of current social and culturally-related issues.
Intercultural Education is a great choice for current UVic students who would like to complete a concurrent diploma with their undergraduate degree.
Students completing an undergraduate degree in the following faculties can explore the possibility of partnering Intercultural Education Diploma studies with their undergraduate course work and applying course credit towards both programs:
- Fine Arts
- Human and Social Development
- Social Science