Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2005/2006
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Senate/Editorial Changes

These are University/Senate-approved changes that have become effective since the 2005-2006 print version of the Undergraduate Calendar was published in March 2005. The following are approved revisions in text within these sections:


This section will be continuously updated as further revisions are approved.

ACADEMIC DATES
Use these online dates as DE and other dates have been changed or added from the print version of the calendar.

ACADEMIC REGULATIONS
New Progression and Graduation Requirements for General BA/BSc Degree with No Major; passed May 30, 2005 and effective Sept 1, 2005 and Sept 1, 2007

New Progression and Graduation Requirements for Honours BA/ BSc in Faculty of Arts and Faculty of Science only ; passed May 30, 2005 and effective Sept 1, 2005
Academic and Research Misconduct revision; passed March 3, 2005 and effective September 1, 2005
Adult Student Progression Policy; passed May 10, 2005 and effective Sept 1, 2005
Final Examination Policy; passed May 11, 2005
Policy Governing the Use of Information Technology; passed and effective January 17, 2005
Medal Policy; Passed May 11, 2005 and effective for Fall 2005 convocation
Policy for Academic Accommodation of Undergraduate Students with Disabilities; passed May 11, 2005.
Letter of Permission and Credits Acquired through Prior Learning Assessment Policy Changes: passed and effective November 18, 2005.

FEES:
New 2005-2006 fees

IN-COURSE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM: Passed Jan 17th, 2005 - http://info.wlu.ca/~wwwsa/scholarship/incourse/incourse.html

FACULTY OF ARTS:
New Progression and Graduation Requirements for General BA/BSc Degree with No Major; passed May 30, 2005 and effective Sept 1, 2005 and Sept 1, 2007

New Progression and Graduation Requirements for Honours BA/ BSc; passed May 30, 2005 and effective Sept 1, 2005
Admininstration Option: Newly revised program; Passed March 3, 2005 and effective September 1, 2005
Arabic: New AB Courses: AB101, AB102
Archaeology: New AR Courses: AR390 and AR490; Passed and effective Nov 16, 2005.
Career Practitioner Program has been deleted as of Senate May 11, 2005
Double Counting: clarification and change of regulation; passed March 3, 2005; AR/CL change passed May 11, 2005 and effective Sept 1, 2005
Environmental Studies: New ES course ES401*
French: New FR courses: FR238, FR280; FR103 has become FR203; passed May 11, 2005 and effective Sept 1, 2005
German: Honours German and General German and General Business German programs deleted; passed May 11, 2005 and effective Sept 1, 2005
Global Studies: Single honours program; passed May 11, 2005 and effective Sept 1, 2005
New GS courses: GS323, GS328, GS335; passed March 3, 2005 and effective Sept 1, 2005
GS411*, GS431*; passed by Senate Executive and effective Sept 1, 2005
Mediterranean Studies: New Program: ; passed March 3, 2005 and effective September 1, 2005
New MI Courses: MI201, MI202
Medieval Studies: ML200 has become ML201 and ML202; passed May 11, 2005 and effective Sept 1, 2005
Political Science: New PO courses: PO327, PO328, PO329, PO330, PO482, PO486; passed May 30, 2005 and effective Sept 1, 2005
CA/PO275 deleted; passed March 3, 2005 and effective September 1, 2005

BRANTFORD CAMPUS:
Articulation Agreement revisions
New Brantford Courses: ID350, CT315/CC315/OL315, CT326/CO326; passed May 11, 2005 and effective Sept 1, 2006. Further New Brantford Courses: CC312, CT203, CT329, CT401, HR328/CT328, HR329, HR361, OL305; passed Nov 16, 2005 and effective Jan 1, 2006.
Course additions to the CED Option, CT major, Indigenous Studies minor and Human Rights and Human Diversity minor; OL380 passed March 6, 2006 and effective January 2006.

FACULTY OF MUSIC
Bachelor of Music Therapy
program revisions

FACULTY OF SCIENCE:
New Progression and Graduation Requirements for General BA/BSc Degree with No Major; passed May 30, 2005 and effective Sept 1, 2005 and Sept 1, 2007

New Progression and Graduation Requirements for Honours BA/ BSc; passed May 30, 2005 and effective Sept 1, 2005
Admininstration Option: Newly revised program; passed March 3, 2005 and effective September 1, 2005
Biology: New BI Courses: Passed May 11, 2005 and effective Sept 1, 2005: BI216, BI217 (these replace BI220); BI304 (passed and effective Oct 17, 2005), BI340, BI341, BI440, BI460; BI404, BI462 changed to BI457; passed Oct 17, 2005 and effective Jan 1, 2006.
Biology Illustration Workshops removed as a requirement from all honours biology programs; passed and effective Dec 8, 2005.
Curriculum Divisions: Computer Science is now Division C; passed May 30, 2005 and effective Sept 1, 2005
Chemistry: CH403 changed to CH404, various CH course descriptions and prerequisites modified; passed Oct 17, 2005 and effective Jan 1, 2006.
Kinesiology and Physical Education: New KP Courses: KP434, KP464; Revisions to Hons KP BSC program Year 4); KP220 no longer cross-listed with BI220; passed May 11, 2005 and effective Sept 1, 2005
Mathematics New MA Course: MA170, MA487; Revision to MA130
Financial Mathematics minor; Passed May 11. 2005 and effective Sept 1, 2005
Physics & Computer Science: Revisions to current CP/PC courses: CP372, CP461, CP467, PC131, PC132, PC200°, PC202°, PC203°, PC212, PC300°, PC301 deleted, PC321, PC321, PC360;
MA104 removed as a requirement of CP, PC and Photonics programs; passed Dec 8, 2005 and effective Jan 1, 2006.
 

SCHOOL OF BUSINESS & ECONOMICS:

New Applied Economics Programs; passed Dec 8, 2006 and effective May 1, 2006.
New Business Courses: BU223, BU228, BU229, BU237, BU285, BU427; passed March 3, 2005 and effective September 1, 2005
Diploma in Accounting course revisions; passed March 3, 2005 and effective September 1, 2005
EC208, EC242 and EC313 deleted; passed and effective March 5, 2005
BBA/BMath program clarification Economics minor; passed May 11, 2005
BBA/Human Resources Concentration Path course additions; passed May 11, 2005