Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2007/2008
Canadian Excellence

Contemporary Studies Program

Academic Counselling - Contemporary Studies: Dr. Kathryn Carter, (519) 756-8228, ext 5741, kcarter@wlu.ca

 The Contemporary Studies Honours and General BA programs are only available at the Brantford Campus.

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CT Course Notes

The following CT courses are only available at the Brantford Campus.

CT courses (excluding those at the 400 level) are generally taught in a lecture and tutorial format.
 
Course Offerings
Course # Title Credits
CT111 Regional Landscapes in Context 0.5
CT120 Indigenous People in a Contemporary World 0.5
CT121 The World in the 21st Century 0.5
CT122 Social and Political Thought 0.5
CT201 Criminology and Contemporary Issues 0.5
CT202 Science and its Critics 0.5
CT203 Disease and Society [1] 0.5
CT205 Indigenous People and Anthropology 0.5
CT212 Environmental Issues and Responses 0.5
CT220 Contemporary Studies Methodologies [2] 0.5
CT221 Applied Scientific Reasoning [3] 0.5
CT222 Navigating the Information Environment 0.5
CT224 Organizational Leadership 0.5
CT225 The Individual in the Community 0.5
CT226 The Media in a Global World 0.5
CT227 Aging: Realities and Myths 0.5
CT243 Mathematics and Teaching I 0.5
CT260 Human Rights 0.5
CT301 The Methods of Science [4] 0.5
CT315 Evaluation Research 0.5
CT321 Representation and its Realities [5] 0.5
CT323 The Roots of Contemporary Thought [6] 0.5
CT324 Other World Views [7] 0.5
CT325 Popular Culture [8] 0.5
CT326 Children, Toys and Media [9] 0.5
CT328 Global Issues, Global Governance: The United Nations in the 21st Century 0.5
CT330 Independent Studies 1.0
CT340 Consumerism and Identities [10] 0.5
CT352 War in the Contemporary World [11] 0.5
CT355 Reconsidering Race and Oppression [12] 0.5
CT370 Gender Theories and Cultures [13] 0.5
CT398 The Culture of the Book: An Introduction to Book History [14] 0.5
CT400 Contemporary Topics [15] 0.5
CT401 Food [16] 0.5
CT402 Contemporary Studies Internship [17] 0.5
CT420 Community Research and Participation [18] 0.5
CT430 Youth Cultures [19] 0.5
CT440 In Search of the Everyday [20] 0.5
CT450 The City in Contemporary Life [21] 0.5
CT470 Work [22] 0.5
 

Senate/Editorial Changes

  1. May 10, 2007 CT203/HS203 Senate passed Title change; effective Sept 1, 2007.

  2. New courseCT220 March 6, 2007 Passed by Senate; effective September 1, 2007.

    May 30, 2007: CT220 Senate change adding Skills designation; effective September 1, 2007. 

  3. May 10, 2007 CT221/CC221/OL221 Senate passed new exclusion; effective Sept 1, 2007.

  4. May 30, 2007 CT301 Senate passed prerequisite change; effective Sept 1, 2007.

  5. May 30, 2007 CT321 Senate passed prerequisite change; effective Sept 1, 2007.

  6. May 30, 2007 CT323 Senate passed prerequisite change; effective Sept 1, 2007.

  7. May 30, 2007 CT324 Senate passed prerequisite change; effective Sept 1, 2007.

  8. May 30, 2007 CT325 Senate passed prerequisite change; effective Sept 1, 2007.

  9. May 30, 2007 CT326/CO326 Senate passed prerequisite change; effective Sept 1, 2007.

  10. May 30, 2007 CT340 Senate passed prerequisite change; effective Sept 1, 2007.

  11. May 30, 2007 CT352 Senate passed prerequisite change; effective Sept 1, 2007.

  12. May 30, 2007 CT355 Senate passed prerequisite change; effective Sept 1, 2007.

  13. May 30, 2007 CT370/HR370 Senate passed prerequisite change; effective Sept 1, 2007.

  14. May 30, 2007 CT398 Senate passed prerequisite change; effective Sept 1, 2007.

  15. May 30, 2007 CT400 Senate passed prerequisite change; effective Sept 1, 2007. Editorial deletion of co-requisite, June 14, 2007.

  16. May 30, 2007 CT401 Senate passed prerequisite change; effective Sept 1, 2007.

  17. New courseCT402 March 6, 2007 Senate revision; effective September 1, 2007.

  18. May 30, 2007 CT420 Senate passed prerequisite change; effective Sept 1, 2007.

  19. May 30, 2007 CT430 Senate passed prerequisite change; effective Sept 1, 2007.

  20. May 30, 2007 CT440 Senate passed prerequisite change; effective Sept 1, 2007.

  21. May 30, 2007 CT450 Senate passed prerequisite change; effective Sept 1, 2007.

  22. New courseCT470 March 6, 2007 Passed Senate; effective September 1, 2007.

    May 30, 2007 CT470 Senate passed prerequisite change; effective Sept 1, 2007.