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DIPLOMA IN HISTORY*
To be introduced effective September 1, 2014.

Students will be required to have completed an Honors Bachelor degree with a minimum 75% average in all courses taken after first year. Students will normally have completed 5.0 courses in History or in a cognate discipline such as Political Science, English, Philosophy or Anthropology with a 75% average. 2.0 of these courses must have been at the third-year level or above.

Admission to the program may be limited, competitive, and will be determined on a case-by-case basis. Students in the program must maintain a minimum average of 70% in all courses with no mark below 60%. The Diploma must be completed within three calendar years.

Non-Western students must first apply through the Welcome to Western website. In addition, prospective students must complete the application form for the Diploma in History provided by Western Continuing Studies. All students will be admitted to the Diploma in History according to the policies and guidelines for admission to the University. Two letters of recommendation and a plan of study describing the studentís intended area of specialization and the ways in which this Diploma will enhance the studentís professional and intellectual development in that area are also required at the time of application. Students who are currently enrolled at Western are required to complete only the Western Continuing Studies application form. Visit the website at westernu.ca/cstudies for full program information.

Application deadline: May 1 to be considered for admission for the Fall Term.

Program Requirements
2.0 courses in History at the 3000 level
2.0 courses in History at the 4000 level
1.0 course in History at the 3000 or 4000 level or a course in another area as approved by the Department of History
Academic Calendar 2014 FACULTIES CERTIFICATES AND DIPLOMAS DIPLOMA IN HISTORY*
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