Interdisciplinary Health (MA Or M.sc.)

Have the freedom to research the many factors that can affect a person’s social, psychological, and physical health.

Overview

Develop essential research skills, information management, analysis, interpretation, and communication skills.

Apply a critical, interdisciplinary perspective on contemporary health issues in human development, psychology, sociology, kinesiology, gerontology, public health, medicine, or related health fields. 

Explore one of three pathways that lead you to graduation: graduate with an MA in the research thesis option or major paper option, or pursue the MSc thesis option.

A research-intensive program, available on a full-time or part-time basis. You may contact the Graduate Coordinator to decide which path best suits your career goals.

Key Features

Gain critical and systems thinking skills, problem solving, ethics, communication, holistic perspectives, advocacy and collaboration skills
Core courses are offered in English, however, Laurentian offers some graduate electives in French. Students can conduct their research and write their thesis in either English or French
Available on a full-time or part-time basis.

Career Opportunities

Begin a career or further pursue post-graduate studies in human development, psychology, sociology, kinesiology, gerontology, public health, medicine, or related health fields.

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