Academic Calendar - 2024

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2024


Psychology - Faculty of Arts and Social Science

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.

Admission Requirements

Students who wish to enter the Psychology Honours Specialization Module must have completed first-year requirements with no failures and have a minimum average of at least 75% in 3.0 principal courses including the following psychology and mathematics courses with no mark in these principal courses below 60%:

Psychology 1100E
1.0 course from: Applied Mathematics 1201A/B, Calculus 1000A/B,  Calculus 1301A/B, Calculus 1500A/B, Calculus 1501A/B, the former Calculus 1100A/B, the former Calculus 1201A/B, Mathematics 1600A/B or the former Linear Algebra 1600A/B, Mathematics 0110A/B, Mathematics 1225A/B, Mathematics 1228A/B, Mathematics 1229A/B, Statistical Sciences 1024A/B. If Mathematics 0110A/B is selected then either Statistical Sciences 1024A/B or Mathematics 1228A/B must be taken.

Mathematics 1228A/B and Mathematics 1229A/B or Mathematics 1228A/B and Statistical Sciences 1024A/B are the recommended combinations.

Students who wish to enter the Psychology Honours Specialization Module after Years 2 and 3 must, in addition, have a minimum cumulative average of 75% in all senior courses taken to date with no mark below 60%.

Module/Program Information

9.0 courses:

3.0 courses from: Psychology 2130E, Psychology 2180E, Psychology 2280E, Psychology 2480E, Psychology 2780E.
1.0 course: Psychology 2830A/B, Psychology 3830F/G (students are advised to take Psychology 2830A/B in second year).
1.0 course: Psychology 4880E.
2.0 additional course in Psychology at the 2100 level or above.
2.0 additional course in Psychology at the 3000 level or above.


Progression Requirements

Students who are enrolled in the Honours Specialization in Psychology module must maintain a minimum modular average of at least 75% with no mark below 60% to progress in the module.