The Human Rights UniverCITY Summer Institute at the University of Winnipeg Global College host the annual Emerging Issues in Human Rights course. It is a unique intensive six-credit hour University of Winnipeg Global College summer course. Registration for the 2019 course – which will begin the Tuesday after the 2019 August long weekend – will begin during the spring course registration period in late March, early April. Students must provide an introductory memo and receive permission from Prof. McPhedran in order to register for this course. Therefore, it is advised to contact the Global College Office Coordinator in 1MS20 in Early March to receive permission before your registration date.
In order to participate in Emerging Issues in Human Rights, students must be accepted as a student (or a visiting student) to the University of Winnipeg and have the permission of the course director, Prof. Marilou McPhedran. Please see the information below for instructions.
NEW UNIVERSITY STUDENTS MUST REGISTER AT UWinnipeg
Students who have recently graduated from high school and are planning on attending the University of Winnipeg should apply to the University of Winnipeg. Once they have been accepted as a student and have received permission to register from Professor McPhedran, they can register for Emerging Issues in Human Rights through WebAdvisor.
STUDENTS FROM OTHER UNIVERSITIES
Students who attend other universities who would like to take Emerging Issues in Human Rights for credit should apply as a Visiting Student to the University of Winnipeg on a Letter of Permission from their home university. Once they have been accepted as a visiting student and received permission to register from Professor McPhedran, they can register for Emerging Issues in Human Rights through WebAdvisor.
Please note: visiting students must comply with all of their home university’s requirements in order to receive academic credit. This may include (but is not limited to) a Letter of Permission prior to admission and an official University of Winnipeg transcript upon course completion. The fees associated with the home university’s requirements are additional to the tuition paid for Spring and Summer Institutes. The student is solely responsible for any and all fees, permissions and/or deadlines related to receiving credit for Emerging Issues in Human Rights.
CURRENT UWINNIPEG STUDENTS
Students who are already registered at the University of Winnipeg can register for Emerging Issues in Human Rights in the normal process through WebAdvisor, once they have received permission from Professor McPhedran.
BURSARY APPLICATION FORMS
Bursary applications will open once registration has begun for 2019.