Honours BA Global Studies
The Honours Global Studies program consists of 20.0 credits. Not more than 6.0 credits at the 100 level may be counted toward the degree. Of the 20.0 credits, students are required to complete 10.0 GS credits and 1.0 language credit (refer to Language Credit section below).
GS Credit Requirements (10.0 credits):
Language Credit Requirement (1.0 credit):
Students in either the Honours or Combined Honours programs may complete an optional experiential learning component, which consists of student-initiated volunteer or work placements abroad or in Canada, followed by completion of GS399*. In all cases, students must apply to the GSE committee for pre-approval of their placements and complete a formal pre-departure process. Applications are judged on their appropriateness with respect to the goals of generating intercultural experiences and augmenting student learning in areas related to the GS curriculum. GS399* is a 1.0 credit course, lasting one semester, which may be counted toward the overall GS credit requirements.
Senate May 29, 2008: Honours program requirements revised; effective Sept 1, 2008.
June 23, 2008 Correction: 10.0 GS credits (including 9.0 senior credits) required under University/Faculty of Arts regulations.