Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2005/2006
Canadian Excellence

Faculty of Arts

Dean, Faculty of Arts: David Docherty, PhD
Telephone: (519) 884-0710, ext. 2012
Location: Dr. Alvin Woods Building, Room 5-202
Website: /homepage.php?grp_id=35

NOTE: An official means of communication is the student's Laurier email address.

The Faculty of Arts offers a wide range of programs, both in traditional arts disciplines and in new and interdisciplinary fields of study. Courses and/or programs are offered in anthropology, arabic, archaeology, Canadian studies, classical studies, communication studies, co-operative education, cultural studies, economics, English, environmental science, environmental studies, film studies, fine arts, French, geography, German, global studies, Greek, Hebrew, history, history and philosophy of science, Italian, languages, Latin, medieval studies, Mediterranean studies, near eastern studies, philosophy, political science, religion and culture, sociology, Spanish, urban studies and women's studies. A detailed description of each program and course is included in the alphabetical list of programs, which follow the faculty rules and regulations. Refer to the Brantford Campus chapter for further areas of study.

In choosing a course of study, students may combine programs provided that they satisfy all requirements for each program in which they are enrolled. Students who wish to complete two degrees should consult the Additional Undergraduate Degrees section in the Undergraduate University Regulations chapter.

Departments
  • HBA - Honours Bachelor of Arts
  • HBSc - Honours Bachelor of Science
  • BSc - General BSc without Designation
  • BA - General BA without Designation
  • Mj - Major
  • Op - Option
  • Mi - Minor
  • CombHBA - Honours Combination or Joint (BA)
  • CombHBSc - Honours Combination or Joint (BSc)
Administration Option Op
Anthropology HBA | CombHBA | BA | Mj | Mi
Arabic
Archaeology HBA | CombHBA | BA | Mj | Mi
Canadian Studies CombHBA | BA | Mj | Mi
Classical Studies HBA | CombHBA | BA | Mj | Mi
Co-operative Education Option Op
Communication Studies HBA | CombHBA | BA | Mj | Mi
Cultural Studies CombHBA | BA | Mj | Mi
Economics BA | Mj
English HBA | CombHBA | BA | Mj | Mi
Environmental Studies HBA
Film Studies CombHBA | BA | Mj | Mi
Fine Arts BA | Mj | Mi
French HBA | CombHBA | BA | Mj | Mi
Geography HBA | HBSc | CombHBA | CombHBSc | BSc | BA | Mj | Op | Mi
Geology
German Mi
Global Studies HBA | CombHBA | BA | Mj | Mi
Greek CombHBA | BA | Mj | Mi
Hebrew
History HBA | CombHBA | BA | Mj | Mi
History and Philosophy of Science Mi
Italian Mi
Languages & Literatures HBA
Latin CombHBA | BA | Mj | Mi
Medieval Studies CombHBA | BA | Mj | Mi
Mediterranean Studies HBA | CombHBA
Music Mi
Near Eastern Studies
Philosophy HBA | CombHBA | BA | Mj | Mi
Philosophy, Political Science and Economics CombHBA
Political Science HBA | CombHBA | BA | Mj | Mi
Religion & Culture HBA | CombHBA | BA | Mj | Mi
Social Welfare
Sociology HBA | CombHBA | BA | Mj | Mi
Spanish HBA | CombHBA | BA | Mj | Mi
Urban Studies Op | Mi
Women's Studies CombHBA | BA | Mj | Mi