Academic Calendar - 2020

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2020



Prospective students are advised that offers of admission to a new program may be made only after the university’s own quality assurance processes have been completed and the Ontario Universities Council on Quality Assurance has approved the program.

Admission Requirements

Completion of first-year requirements with no failures. Students must have an average of at least 60% in 3.0 principal courses, including a minimum grade of 60% in 0.5 course in one of the participating disciplines or a 0.5 credit in a 1000-level essay course, and no mark in any other principal course below 60%.

Module/Program Information

6.0 courses:

1.0 course: Human Rights Studies 2800E.
0.5 course from: Human Rights Studies 2900F/G, Human Rights Studies 2908F/G-2909F/G, Human Rights Studies 3908F/G-3909F/G.
1.0 course from: Philosophy 2208E, Philosophy 3560F/G-3562F/G.
0.5 course from: English 2100F/G, English 2164E, English 3261F/G, English 2262F/G, English 2601E, English 3201F/G, English 3799E, English 4060F/G.
0.5 course from: Religious Studies 3451F/G or Social Justice and Peace Studies 3451F/G, Religious Studies 3452F/G, Religious Studies 3360F/G or Social Justice and Peace Studies 3600F/G.
1.0 course from: History 3218E, History 3711F/G, History 3809F/G, History 3860E, History 4220E, History 4502F/G, History 4503F/G, History 4504F/G, History 4860F/G, History 4861F/G.
0.5 course from: Applied or Experiential: History 3901-3903F/G, History 3809F/G, History 4896F/G, History 3710F/G or History 4710F/G, Religious Studies 3251F/G, Social Justice and Peace Studies 3211F/G.

Note: Students who have completed credits in a second-language may count 0.5 credits from those courses towards completion of these requirements

0.5 course from:Social Justice and Peace Studies 2301A/B, Social Justice and Peace Studies 2302A/B, Social Justice and Peace Studies 2303A/B, Social Justice and Peace Studies 3210F/G, Social Justice and Peace Studies 3211F/G, Social Justice and Peace Studies 3361F/G, Social Justice and Peace Studies 3365F/G, Social Justice and Peace Studies 3367F/G; Sociology 3371F/G; Political Science 3301F/G, Political Science 3361F/G, Political Science 4407F/G, Political Science 4480E, Political Science 3345E; Women's Studies 2260 or Women's Studies 2270A/B, Women's Studies 2274F/G, Women's Studies 3163F/G, Women's Studies 3312F/G.
0.5 course: Human Rights 4900F/G Capstone Seminar

Note: Other courses as approved by the Department may be substituted. Please consult the Department for more information.