Resistance and Revolution
A new Associate of Arts degree emphasis exclusive to Okanagan College's Salmon Arm campus
Race. Class. Gender. Sexuality. Climate change. Globalization. Social Justice. Inequality. Resistance. Revolution. Are you ready to add your voice to the conversation?
This brand new emphasis offered through the Associate of Arts Degree exposes students to the variety of ways that people around the world have contested and continue to contest social, political, colonial and economic orders. This interdisciplinary program focuses not only on dramatic and large-scale social movements and revolution, but also on small-scale, grassroots efforts aimed at affecting change. Important topics will include the application of critical theories of race, class, gender, and sexuality as well as social movement theories and cultural critique.
The revolution continues...
New cohort begins Fall 2019
Stay tuned for course details and program requirements.
ENG 12 60%
Contact us at ChooseOC@okanagan.bc.ca
Call or text: (250) 515-1744
Build a strong foundation in:
- theories of social justice and equality
- class and labour relations
- social movements, and
- grass roots organizing
After transfer and additional study career options include:
- Public Policy Developer
- Community Organizer
- Human Rights advocate
- Social Worker
- Labour Relations Specialist
You will also develop the skills to apply these concepts in the wider community and learn how powerful each individual can be. Students gain a practical understanding of the complex issues in our troubled world and explore alternative futures.
Students in the program may transfer into multiple fields of study for a variety of social justice programs.
The revolution starts here
This program is unique to Okanagan College's Salmon Arm campus. It is delivered by a team of professors who are experts in topics related to revolution and resistance. Follow this link to meet the faculty.
The revolution starts now
Resistance and Revolution launched in Fall 2017. See what a day in Resistance and Revolution is like. Click here to view the 2017 recommended course schedule. Download the brochure here.
Recruitment and Events Coordinator
(250) 832-2126 ext. 8259
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(250) 832-2126 ext. 8221