Academic Calendar - 2020 ARCHIVE

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2020ARCHIVE


Centre for Global Studies

Admission Requirements

Completion of first-year requirements, including Centre for Global Studies 1023F/G with a mark of at least 60%. Anthropology, Economics, English, Geography, History, Philosophy, Political Science, Sociology, and Women's Studies are recommended as first year courses. Students should note the language requirement for graduation in this module when selecting first year courses.

Module/Program Information

9.0 courses:

3.0 courses: CGS 2002F/G, CGS 3001F/G, CGS 3006F/G, CGS 3516F/G, CGS 3519F/G, CGS 3520F/G.
0.5 course from: CGS 2003F/G, CGS 2004F/G.
1.0 course from: CGS 3509F/G, CGS 3512F/G, CGS 3518F/G, CGS 3527F/G.
1.0 course
from: CGS 3521F/G, CGS 3524F/G, CGS 3526F/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 Development Studies content, as approved by the Centre for Global Studies.

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.