O que eu aprenderei?

Your passion for the outdoors has never been more important, and can lead to a rewarding life and career providing and managing outdoor recreation and nature-based tourism experiences, institutions, and destinations.
Develop the skills and knowledge to identify, develop, critically assess, and sustainably manage human leisure activities such as ecotourism, adventure recreation, and wilderness travel that are happening in diverse and contested landscapes where nature and culture are both valued.

Program Details:

This program appeals to those who are enthusiastic about the outdoors and want to ensure it will be used in a sustainable manner for future generations to enjoy.

You will examine the provision of nature-based tourism and outdoor recreation, with an emphasis on sustainability issues, social and environmental justice, and an entrepreneurial perspective. Students choose from areas of specialization including: Marketing and Entrepreneurship, Outdoor Education and Leadership, Communities and Tourism, or Environment and Society.

Raise your critical consciousness and explore best practices regarding ecotourism, adventure tourism, and Indigenous tourism in B.C., Canada, and around the world.

Experiential learning is integrated into almost every class and involves outdoor learning, case studies and practical projects. You can also participate in faculty supervised research, undergraduate research and field schools.

Career Paths:

  • Business owner, guide outfitter
  • Tourism manager
  • Outdoor educator
  • Recreation or camp director
  • Economic development officer
  • Park warden

This degree provides a strong foundation for further studies at the master's and PhD level in Education, Natural Resources and Environmental Studies, and Health Sciences.

De qual departamento farei parte?

Faculty of Environment

Opções de estudo

Período integral (4 anos)

Valores
CAD$22.020,00 (R$ 90.062) por ano
Student Fees: CAN $1,680; Books: CAN $1,600

*O preço é estimado e tem caráter informativo, por favor, verifique esta informação com a instituição.

Prazo para inscrição

Esperado June 2021

Data de início

8 Setembro 2021, 5 Janeiro 2022, 2 Maio 2022

Localização

University of Northern British Columbia

Prince George Campus,

3333 University Way,

PRINCE GEORGE,

British Columbia (BC),

V2N 4Z9, Canada

Requisitos de admissão

Para estudantes do(s)/da Estados Unidos

Students who complete their studies at an appropriate high school and/or recognized post-secondary institution will be considered for admission. Students must also have a Grade 12 Graduation with English + 3 Academic subjects and 1 elective. English Language Scores: TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) score of 90 or higher in the internet-based test, with not less than 20 in each of the Reading, Listening, Writing or Speaking components; Score of at least 230 in the computer based or at least 570 in the paper based test. IELTS (International English Language Testing System) Academic score of at least 6.5 overall, with not less than 6.0 in any of the four modules. MELAB score of 80, with a minimum 3 on the Speaking Rating Scale. CAEL (Canadian Academic English Language) or the CAEL CE Assessment score of at least 70, with no subtest below 60. A grade of B or better on Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE). PTE (Pearson Test of English - Academic): 65 overall score, with 60 reading, 60 writing, 60 listening, and 60 speaking.

Para estudantes internacionais

Entry requirements may vary from country to country, Students who complete their studies at an appropriate high school and/or recognized post-secondary institution will be considered for admission.

English language requirement:

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) score of 90 or higher in the internet-based test, with not less than 20 in each of the Reading, Listening, Writing or Speaking components; score of at least 230 in the computer-based test or at least 570 in the paper-based test.

IELTS (International English Language Testing System) Academic score of at least 6.5 overall, with not less than 6.0 in any of the four modules;

Duolingo English Test score of 105 or higher;

MELAB (Michigan English Language Assessment Battery) score of at least 80, with a minimum of 3 on the Speaking Rating Scale;

CAEL (Canadian Academic English Language) or the CAEL CE (Computer Edition) Assessment score of at least 70, with no subtest below 60;

A grade of B or better on Cambridge English Qualification C1 Advanced;

PTE (Pearson Test of English - Academic): overall score of 65, with not less than 60 in each of reading, writing, listening, and speaking.

Deadline: September intake: March 1; January intake: June 1.

Os requisitos para o IELTS podem variar de acordo com o curso que você escolher.

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  • Campus principal em Prince George, Colúmbia Britânica do Norte
  • Ensolarada 299 dias por ano
  • Relação aluno/professor de 8:1
  • 1 em cada 4 alunos recebe ajuda financeira anual