The Coordinated Arts Program is a multidisciplinary first year program that eases students' transition to university while introducing them to exciting topics and concepts within the Humanities, Social Sciences, and Creative and Performing Arts.
Our enthusiastic and approachable instructors work to ensure that learning material, course assignments, and examinations are coordinated in each stream, and collaborate on one team-taught activity throughout the year.
The CAP Conference is an exciting annual event, where we celebrate students’ pursuit of knowledge and their scholarly efforts. Students are given the opportunity to showcase their work in creative ways. Call for presentations for CAP Conference 2017 is out!
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We’re Hiring: CAP Sessional Lectureships:
The Coordinated Arts Program (CAP) in the Faculty of Arts at the University of British Columbia invites applications for part-time sessional lectureships for the 2018 Winter Session to cover sections of ASTU 100 (6 credits) in the Law and Society, Individual and Society, and Media Studies streams, with the total number of sections available subject […]
We’re Hiring: CAP Lecturer
The Coordinated Arts Program (CAP) in the Faculty of Arts, at the University of British Columbia (Vancouver), seeks an experienced and innovative educator to join its faculty as a Lecturer, teaching academic writing and literary studies, with an anticipated start date of July 1, 2018. Click here for more information
CAPCON Logo Design Contest!!
CAPCON is looking for a new logo! Do you love to design or draw? Enter the CAPCON logo contest for your chance to win an enduring contribution to CAP...and fifty bucks to splurge at the UBC Bookstore!!
Liberal Arts Still Alive and Kicking
From the September 2017 issue of the Canadian Association of University Teachers on “The Value of Liberal Arts”: Statistics Canada data shows that in the decade between 2005 and 2015, Canadian enrolment in STEM-related disciplines (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) rose by more than 32%, while enrolment in the humanities and social sciences increased by just […]
CAP PPE Peer Mentor Needed!
Dear CAP PPE alumni, We’re looking for a CAP PPE Peer Mentor! Your role would be to inspire and encourage new CAP students through their first year, by helping them to adapt to their new academic environment. Deadline to apply is midnight Friday October 6th. The Peer Mentor roles are going to be slightly […]