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Athabasca University

Message from the Interim Dean

Dr. Manijeh Mannani

Welcome to the Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences at Athabasca University.

The Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences offers a wide range of online courses and programs in the areas of Education, Humanities, Interdisciplinary Studies, and Social Sciences. Our undergraduate and graduate courses and programs have been designed to equip our learners with critical discernment, information literacy, theoretical knowledge, and other relevant skills in our rapidly evolving globalized societies to develop an understanding of current and historical issues. Committed to the principles of equity, diversity, and inclusion, the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences is home to highly accomplished faculty and tutors with robust and innovative research and teaching portfolios, as well as many dedicated staff. The Faculty takes pride in being student-centred and committed to making our learners’ journeys rich, meaningful, and memorable. Please make sure to browse through the Faculty’s website to learn more about our courses, programs, and people.

Best wishes for your studies and many thanks for the opportunity to be involved in your educational journey!

Updated October 08 2020 by Student & Academic Services

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