Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2012/2013
Canadian Excellence

Honours BA History

The Honours History program consists of 20.0 credits, of which at least 14.0 must be at the senior level, and including a minimum of 10.0 but no more than 13.0 credits in History, of which 1.0 of these must be in History at the 100 level. All students in the program must complete the requirements for the Contemporary Studies (CT) program (minimum of 5.0 CT credits as outlined in the Contemporary Studies section). 

Nine of the 20.0 credits must be senior History courses and must include:

1.0 senior credit of Canadian history (courses that count towards this requirement are marked {C}) and include:
HI212, HI213, HI234, HI245, HI246, HI292, HI293, HI320, HI321, HI322, HI327, HI337, HI338, HI339, HI340, HI341, HI344, HI345, HI375, HI377, HI421*, HI422*, HI423*, HI424*, HI425*, HI427*, HI429*, HI430*

1.0 senior credit of Pre-modern history (courses that count towards this requirement are marked {P}) and include:
HI201, HI203, HI205, HI208, HI210, HI212, HI215, HI216, HI217, HI221, HI224, HI292, HI308, HI310, HI311, HI313, HI316, HI317, HI321, HI324, HI330, HI353, HI361, HI371, HI372, HI374, HI400*, HI401*, HI412*, HI431*, HI435*, HI437*, HI438*

0.5 credit from the Global history area (courses that count towards this requirement are marked {G}) and include:
HI224, HI228, HI229, HI232, HI233, HI246, HI248, HI265, HI305*, HI306, HI307, HI316, HI332, HI335, HI336, HI348, HI349, HI355, HI360, HI364, HI366, HI367, HI368, HI371, HI373, HI378, HI379, HI402*, HI404*, HI406*, HI410*, HI413*, HI415*, HI416*, HI417*, HI418*

0.5 credit from the Social and Cultural history area (courses that count towards this requirement are marked {S}) and include:
HI203, HI215, HI216, HI217, HI218, HI224, HI249, HI260, HI265, HI271, HI303, HI304, HI307, HI308, HI310, HI311, HI313, HI318, HI321, HI322, HI323, HI324, HI325, HI326, HI330, HI331, HI333, HI338, HI342, HI343, HI344, HI345, HI350, HI351, HI353, HI360, HI361, HI362, HI363, HI372, HI373, HI374, HI380, HI381, HI398, HI403*, HI405*, HI409*, HI411*, HI412*, HI416*, HI418*, HI422*, HI423*, HI426*

Year 1
1.0 credit selected from HI101 to HI120*

Year 2
3.0 credits of 200 level History

Year 3
2.0 credits of 300 level History
1.0 credit of 200 or 300 level History

Year 4
2.0 credits of 400 level History Reading Seminars
1.0 credit of 400 level History Research Seminar

Senate/Editorial Changes

Senate Revision April 16, 2012: HI318, HI412*, HI416*, HI418* added to categories; HI407* and HI414* deleted; effective September 1, 2012.