Associate of Arts Modern Classics

Associate Degree
TYPE:
  • Part Time
  • Full Time
LENGTH: 2 year
CAMPUS: Burns Lake - Fort St. James - Mackenzie - Prince George - Quesnel - Vanderhoof
FEES: Check fee schedule
START DATE: Spring 2020 - Spring 2021
DELIVERY:
  • Alternate Delivery
  • Some courses are available online
Fall 2020 Program Offerings
See the list University Studies & Career Access courses for Fall offerings and in-person requirements. All in person laboratory components will be conducted with physical distancing and other necessary safety measures.
  • Overview
  • Courses
  • Location & Dates
  • Entry Requirements
  • Fees

Overview

A modern classics education will connect you with a dynamic world of art, literature, and history.

Modern Classics Studies is an ideal program for creative people who want to explore art and ideas while earning credits towards a university degree.

Careers and opportunities

Modern Classics Studies provides a foundation for eventual careers in:

  • Arts management
  • Publishing
  • Entertainment
  • Creative and cultural industries
  • Museum and gallery curation
  • Arts education

Associate degrees from CNC transfer into university programs and give you preferential admission at public universities and university-colleges in BC. (Consult the British Columbia Transfer Guide and check with CNC advisors to verify transferability of credits.)

What you will learn

  • Written and oral communication
  • Critical thinking
  • Creativity
  • Knowledge of influential works of art, literature, and film
  • Appreciation for human progress and achievement

Associate of Arts Modern Classics Courses

Description coming soon

Required Courses

COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE CREDITS LENGTH
ENGL-103 Composition & Style 3 15 weeks
ANTH-101 Intro to Socio-Cultural Anthro 3 15 weeks
FINE-101 History of Art I 3 15 weeks
HIST-101 World Hist Early 20th Century 3 15 weeks
HIST-102 World History Mid 20th Century 3 15 weeks
ENGL-201 English Literature 1350-1744 3 15 weeks
ENGL-202 English Literature 1744-1900 3 15 weeks
FINE-102 History of Art II 3 15 weeks
PHIL-101 Moral Philosophy 3 15 weeks
PHIL-102 Theory of Knowledge 3 15 weeks

One of:

COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE CREDITS LENGTH
ENGL-104 Intro to Lit. & Composition 3 15 weeks
ENGL-106 Film Studies 3 15 weeks

Social Science Elective

3 additional credits in Social Sciences
COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE CREDITS LENGTH

Anthropology Elective One of:

COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE CREDITS LENGTH

History Electives

6  credits of second year history
COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE CREDITS LENGTH

Philosophy

3 credits in second year Philosophy
COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE CREDITS LENGTH

Science and Math Requirements

Sciences
1.Math, Computing Science or Statistics
2.Lab Science*
3.Science

*A Lab Science requires minimum 2-hour lab and excludes any course in APSC or Computing Science

COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE CREDITS LENGTH

One of:

PHIL 115 or 2XX level
COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE CREDITS LENGTH
PHIL-115 World Religions I 3 15 weeks

Locations & Dates

CNC programs have varying lengths and start dates to meet your needs, and are offered across multiple campuses where possible. Don’t see the campus you’re looking for? Check back with us soon as this page is updated throughout the school year.

START DATE CAMPUS DELIVERY LENGTH
Fall 2020 Prince George Alternate Delivery 2 years
Fall 2020 Burns Lake Alternate Delivery 2 years
Fall 2020 Fort St. James Alternate Delivery 2 years
Fall 2020 Mackenzie Alternate Delivery 2 years
Fall 2020 Quesnel Alternate Delivery 2 years
Fall 2020 Vanderhoof Alternate Delivery 2 years
Spring 2020 Prince George Alternate Delivery 2 years
Spring 2021 Prince George Alternate Delivery 2 years

Entry Requirements

You’ll need one of the following:

  • Successful completion of Grade 12 (with English 12 or English 12: First Peoples)
  • ABE/Academic Upgrading Advanced Certificate
  • GED Certificate
  • Completion of Grade 11 with an outstanding academic record in the year of application.

Note 1: It is recommended high school students consult their counsellors to ensure they select the most appropriate high school courses for their chosen career paths.

Note 2: Students who received less than a “B” grade in English 12 or its equivalent are strongly encouraged to select English 103 as their first English course.

Note 3: Students applying for admission to MATH 101, CSC 109, Phys 101 or Chem 111 who obtained a “C+” or less in Principles of Math 12 (interim grade) or Math 050 must first register in MATH 100.

Note 4: The GED certificate meets the general admission requirements but does not meet specific program or course prerequisites.

Note 5: You will need to comply with the prerequisites of specific courses you select.

Need help meeting these requirements? Check out our Academic Upgrading options.

Invest in your future

Please check the Fee Schedule for up-to-date information.

These costs are an estimate and do not include books. Costs may change without notice. Student fees vary by campus.

Books for this program can be purchased from the bookstore.

Paying for college

We're here to help. You can apply for scholarships and bursaries through CNC. We can also help you find loans and other funding. Visit Financial aid to find out how.

Salaries and employment

Looking for a job? Check the student employment opportunities.

International Fees

The estimated cost for this program is $25,500.

This cost is an estimate and subject to change. This does not include registration fees, text books, medical insurance or living expenses.