Social Justice

How can our vision of social justice acknolwedge the image of God in everyone?

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Gain a strong foundation of social justice theory and practical application. Discuss topics of social movements, social welfare, and Canadian Indigenous populations from a Christian perspective with emphasis on advocacy, mediation, and listening.

Social Justice is offered as a minor.

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"Right from the start, Redeemer's intentional integration of faith, supported by interdisciplinary and cross-functional learning, prepares you for the pathways and career goals that are unique to each student.

The addition of a social justice minor to your degree means that the extra concentration of skills, experiences and foundational knowledge broadens the scope of what you're already learning as part of your major."

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Beyond the Classroom

Have the opportunity to apply your skills and knowledge in the area of social justice as part of a 120-hour internship, where you will both observe and participate in a job-related capacity under the supervision of experts in the field. Field trips to social justice-related events and organizations, and to meet community advocates, including Christian social activists.

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After Redeemer

Alumni of Redeemer’s social justice program are making a positive impact in our society and in our communities.

Alumni can go on to careers as...

  • Advocates
  • Community organizers
  • Lawyers
  • Program officers
  • Researchers
  • Policy analysts
  • Social service workers

Alumni can do further studies to earn...

  • Bachelor of Laws (LLB)
  • MA in Community Development
  • MA in Developmental Psychology
  • Registered social worker (RSW)
  • Bachelor of Social Work (BSW)
  • MA in Social Policy

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