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

Honours BA Philosophy

The Honours Philosophy program consists of 20.0 credits, of which not more than 6.0 may be at the 100 level. The program must include at least 11.0 but no more than 13.0 credits in Philosophy.

Core Courses (3.5 credits):
PP110 and PP111 (or equivalent); PP204; PP207; three of PP256/CL256, PP259/CL259, PP261, PP262, PP263, PP264, HP201;

Area Courses (3.5 credits):

  1. a minimum of a 0.5 credit in history
    (PP350, PP450)
  2. a minimum of 1.5 credits in values
    (PP203, PP213, PP215, PP216, PP217, PP218, PP219, PP223, PP224, PP230, PP233, PP247, PP380, PP480)
  3. a minimum of 1.5 credits in metaphysics and epistemology
    (PP209/RE209, PP214, PP220, PP225, PP226, PP229, PP239, PP249, PP370, PP470)

Elective Courses (4.0 to 6.0 credits):
Area and elective courses combined must total 3.5 credits with
at least 1.5 credits (3 courses) at the 300 level and
at least 1.5 credits (3 courses) at the 400 level.

Senate/Editorial Changes

Senate Revisions March 3, 2011: Elective requirements revised; effective September 1, 2011.