Academic Calendar - 2021 ARCHIVE

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2021ARCHIVE


Centre for Global Studies - Faculty of Arts and Social Science

Admission Requirements

Completion of first-year requirements with no failures. Students must have an average of at least 70% in 3.0 principal courses, including at least 0.5 course from Centre for Global Studies 1021F/G, Centre for Global Studies 1022F/G, Centre for Global Studies 1023F/G or the former Centre for Global Studies 1000E, plus 2.5 additional courses, with no mark in these principal courses below 60%. Students should note the language requirement for graduation in this module when selecting first year courses. Anthropology, English, Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies, Geography, History, Media Information and Technoculture, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, and Sociology are recommended as first year courses.

Module/Program Information

9.0 courses:

1.5 courses: CGS 2003F/G, CGS 3005F/G, CGS 3515F/G.
0.5 course from: CGS 2002F/G, CGS 2004F/G.
0.5 course from: CGS 3001F/G, CGS 3006F/G.
1.0 courses from: CGS 3512F/G, CGS 3523F/G, CGS 3529F/G, CGS 3530F/G.
1.0 course from: CGS 3521F/G, CGS 3522F/G, CGS 3524F/G, CGS 3531F/G.
3.5 courses from: CGS 3000-4999 level; or up to 2.0 non–CGS courses at the 2200 level or higher from Arts and Humanities, Social Science, or Information and Media Studies that engage directly with Global Culture Studies content, as approved by the Centre for Global Studies.
1.0 course from: CGS 4000-4999 level.

Language Requirement

  • 2.0 language courses with progression from one level to the next (e.g. 1030 level to 2000 level or 2000 level to 3000 level) in a language other than English, or
  • 2.0 language courses in two different languages (other than English) at any level, or
  • By demonstrating fluency in a language other than English

Students are permitted to use language courses at the 2000 level or above to meet module requirements where appropriate.