Child Studies historically has had a very good graduation record with all students who so desired accepted to University.
Child Studies is a limited enrollment profile (140-160 students only) and students should indicate their intention to register in the profile early.
For Students interested in learning about:
- Child Development
What you’ll learn
For students considering Social Science at Dawson College, Child Studies profile provides a grouping of courses with an emphasis on the psychological, historical, cultural and sociological development of the child.
The profile offers:
- Tailored courses in psychology, sociology, history, and anthropology after the first level.
- The opportunity to complete two volunteer placements (fieldwork) within child oriented institutions. Such as elementary schools, after school programs, girl guides, sports teams, Montreal Children’s Hospital.
- Students are taught several courses in the profile by a core group of instructors. These instructors follow the students’ progress and offer additional encouragement and guidance.
Child Studies is suited to students wishing to pursue additional education in:
- Social Work
- Applied Social Science