Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2011/2012
Canadian Excellence

SY405
Poverty
0.5 Credit

An examination of poverty as a social institution, social ideology and experienced reality. The course focuses on poverty as a social problem, including political and definitional debates and policy attempts at a response, both in the context of Canadian society and through consideration of selected cross-cultural case studies.

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
SY210 (or SY204*); (SY387 or SY388) or SY389.
Exclusions
SY452c.
 

Senate/Editorial Changes

Senate Revision March 3, 2011: SY405 Prerequisite revised; effective September 1, 2011.