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Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty of Arts
October 31, 2014

Canadian Excellence

Research Specialization Option



Research Specialization Option

The History Research SpecializationOptionis available only to Honors BA History (Single Honors)students. Students normally apply at the end ofYear2.Use the Program SelectionFrom on the Office of the Registrar website. Entry into theprogramis competitive and decisions are based on the applicant's HistoryGPAas of April 30.

To be eligible, a student must have a minimum GPA of 9.0 in all Historycoursesprior to admission. To proceed in and graduate with the Option, students must maintain a minimum GPA of 9.0 in all History courses.

The History Research Specialization includesHI398(normally completed in Year 3) and a minimum of 4.0creditsof 400 level History courses.

Year 3
1.5 credits of 300 level History
0.5 credit of HI 398
1.0 credits of 200 or 300 level History

Year 4
2.0 credits of 400 level History Readings Seminars
2.0 credits of 400 level History Research Seminars

TO APPLY FOR THE RESEARCH SPECIALIZATION OPTION FOR SEPTEMBER 2013, PLEASE CONTACT PROFESSOR DARRYL DEE, HISTORY DEPARTMENT UNDERGRADUATE ADVISOR, AT ddee@wlu.ca