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Welcome to the Developmental Studies program at the University of Winnipeg! Developmental Studies is a distinct field that draws on the perspectives and methods of many disciplines to explore the biological, environmental, and social factors that influence both individual and group development. It has specific relevance to a growing number of occupations and professions, notably child care and family studies. More information


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Students can choose from three streams of specialization: Individual Human Development, Comparative Biological Development, or Child Development and Child Care. The Child Development and Child Care stream is a joint program offered by The University of Winnipeg and Red River College or the Université de Saint-Boniface. More information


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Students must be admitted to the University of Winnipeg in order to begin taking classes. Students can be admitted as high school graduates, as mature students, or as transfer applicants from other programs and institutions. Students holding an ECE II Diploma from Red River College or Université de Saint-Boniface will receive block transfer credit equivalent to one year of university studies. More information