Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2005/2006
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Areas of Study at Laurier


Effective September 2005, general degrees with no major will be available to students.
Effective September 2007, the university will offer only three general degrees: a BA, a BSc and a BA in Contemporary Studies (available only on the Brantford campus).
No further designation (major or minor) is awarded with these degrees. Minimum progression and graduation requirements for these three general programs are effective September 2005.

Students admitted prior to September 2007, who have not allowed an 18-month lapse in course registration and are in good standing in their program/major, may follow the progression regulations that were in effect at the time of their registration in a general major.

Areas of Study:


Accounting Diploma Administration Option
Anthropology Applied Economics
Applied Mathematics
Arabic Archaeology
Astronomy Biology Biochemistry/Biotechnology
Business Administration (BBA) Diploma in Business Administration Business and Science (BBSc)
Business French Business German Business Spanish
Canadian Studies Chamber Music Chartered Accountancy Designation
Chemistry Children's Education and Development Church Music
Classical Studies Communication Studies Composition (Music)
Comprehensive (Music) Comprehensive: Music Education Computer Science
Computing and Computer Electronics
Contemporary Studies Co-operative Education Criminology
Cultural Studies Designation Programs Economics/Economics and Accounting/Administration/ Financial Management

Bachelor of Education(Nipissing Univ)/BA (WLU)
Concurrent degree
English Environmental Science
Environmental Studies

Film Studies Financial Mathematics
Financial Planning

Fine Arts French Geography
Geology Geomatics German
Global Studies Greek Hebrew
History History and Philosophy of Science Human Rights and Human Diversity
Indigenous Studies Italian Journalism
Kinesiology & Physical Education Languages and Literatures Latin
Mathematics Medieval Studies
Mediterranean Studies
Music Music History Music Theory
Music Therapy Near Eastern Studies Opera
Organizational Leadership Performance (BMus) Performance (Diploma)
Philosophy Philosophy, Political Science and Economics Photonics
Physical Geography Physics
Political Science
Practicum (Music) Professional Experience Program Option Psychology
Religion and Culture Science Social Welfare
Sociology Spanish Statistics
Urban Studies Women's Studies