Academic Calendar - 2024

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2024

Western Main Campus

Faculty of Social Science - Geography and Environment

Admission Requirements

Completion of 5.0 first-year courses with no failures. Students must have an average of at least 70% and no mark less than 60%in the 3.0 principal courses.

Principal Courses:

1.0 course* from Geography 1100, Geography 1200A/B, Geography 1300A/B, Geography 1400F/G, Geography 1500F/G, Environmental Science 1021F/G, (with Geography 1400F/G recommended).
1.0 course from Economics 1021A/B and Economics 1022A/B.
1.0 course numbered 1000-1999.

*If upper-year students have not completed 1.0 courses listed above, they may select one or two courses from: Geography 2131A/B, Geography 2132A/B, Geography 2133A/B, Geography 2152F/G, Geography 2153A/B, Geography 2160A/B and/or Geography 2162A/B in making up the 1.0 admission requirement, as long as they were completed with a grade of at least 60%. Senior qualifying entry course(s) cannot be counted for subsequent program credit.

Students are strongly recommended to include in their first year course selection 1.0 course from Category B and 1.0 from Category C in order to meet the breadth requirements of their degree.

Module/Program Information

13.0 courses:

0.5 course: Geography 2210A/B (normally taken in Year 2).
4.5 courses: Geography 2220A/B, Geography 2420A/B, Geography 2460F/G, Geography 3225A/B, Geography 3461F/G, Geography 3462F/G, Geography 3464F/G, Geography 4000A/B, Geography 4460F/G.
1.5 courses from: Geography 2230A/B, Geography 3000Y or Geography 3001F/G, Geography 3210A/B, Geography 3211A/B, Geography 3222A/B, Geography 3223A/B, Geography 3226A/B, Geography 3250A/B, Geography 3421A/B, with Geography 3000Y or Geography 3001F/G strongly recommended.
1.5 courses from: Geography 2160A/B, Geography 2162A/B, Geography 2310A/B, Geography 2320A/B, Geography 2330A/B, Geography 2410A/B, Geography 2411F/G or Indigenous Studies 2601F/G, Geography 2412F/G, Geography 2430A/B, Geography 3311A/B, Geography 3354A/B, Geography 3414A/B, Geography 3416F/G, Geography 3463F/G, Geography 3465F/G, Geography 4900E.
1.0 course: Business Administration 2257.
0.5 course: Economics 2157F/G.
0.5 course: Political Science 2546F/G.
1.0 course from: Economics 2129A/B, Economics 2150A/B, MOS 2310A/B, Political Science 2211E, Political Science 2547F/G, Political Science 3363F/G, Sociology 2279A/B, Sociology 2280A/B.
1.0 course: MOS 2275A/B, MOS 3370A/B.
1.0 additional course* from: Actuarial Science 2053, Actuarial Science 2553A/B, Anthropology 2201F/G, Anthropology 2203F/G, Anthropology 2260F/G, Art History 2670F/G, Classical Studies 2500A/B, Comparative Literature and Culture 2129A/B, Computer Science 1032A/B, Computer Science 2034A/B, Digital Humanities 2144A/B, Digital Humanities 2220A/B, Earth Sciences 2241A/B, Economics 2129A/B, Economics 2150A/B, Economics 2151A/B, Economics 2172A/B, Economics 2176A/B, Economics 2184A/B, Financial Modelling 2555A/B, Law 2101, Law 5322A/D, Law 5680A/C/D, Law 5682A/D, MOS 2310A/B, MOS 4471A/B, Philosophy 2035F/G, Philosophy 2355F/G, Political Science 2211E, Political Science 2547F/G, Political Science 3363F/G, Political Science 3364F/G, Sociology 2236A/B, Sociology 2279A/B, Sociology 2280A/B, Sociology 2281A/B, Writing 2101F/G, Writing 2111F/G.

* If any of these courses have been taken in earlier sections, they do not count twice toward completion of the module. 

This module may NOT be combined with other modules.