Academic Calendar - 2018

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2018


Behavioural and Social Sciences, School of

Effective September 1, 2016, admission to this module will be discontinued. Students registered in the module prior to September 1, 2016 will be permitted to continue in the module with the understanding that they must complete the requirements prior to September 1, 2020. Effective September 1, 2020, the module will be withdrawn.

The Honors Specialization in Community Rural Health Development is offered jointly by the Faculty of Health Sciences and Brescia University College. Students may enroll in the Honors Specialization in Community Rural Health Development through either the Faculty of Health Sciences or Brescia University College. This program is comprised of 10.0 required courses, including two half-course practica (one offered through Brescia's Department of Sociology and one offered through the Faculty of Health Sciences).

Admission Requirements

Completion of Sociology 1020 or Sociology 1021E, Health Sciences 1000, and Biology 1222 or Biology 1223, with an average of at least 70% in each of the 3.0 courses, no principal course below 60% and no failures.

Enrolment in this module is limited. Meeting the minimum requirements does not guarantee that students wishing to transfer into this module will be offered enrollment.

Module/Program Information

Program Requirements

Students must obtain an average of at least 70% in the required modular courses, with no course under 60%.

10.0 courses:

4.5 courses: Health Sciences 2300A/B, Health Sciences 2450A/B, Health Sciences 2600F/G, Health Sciences 2610F/G, Health Sciences 3010F/G, Health Sciences 3011F/G, Health Sciences 3200A/B, Health Sciences 4450A/B, Health Sciences 4910A/B.
2.5 courses: Sociology 2215A/B, Sociology 3330F/G, Sociology 3331F/G, Sociology 3333F/G, Sociology 3334A/B.

For Health Sciences Registrants:

1.0 course: Health Sciences 2400A/B, Health Sciences 3620A/B.
0.5 course from: Health Sciences 3700A/B, Health Sciences 3711A/B.
0.5 course from: Health Sciences 3800F/G, Health Sciences 3810F/G.
1.0. course: Health Sciences 2800.

For Brescia Registrants:

0.5 course from: Human Ecology 2255A/B, Management and Organizational Studies 2205F/G.
0.5 course: Political Science 2276F/G.
0.5 course: Foods and Nutrition 3364A/B.
1.5 courses: Sociology 2205A/B, Sociology 3306A/B, Sociology 3322A/B or Sociology 3307F/G.