FACULTY OF ARTS, HUMANITIES, AND SOCIAL SCIENCES (FAHSS)
GENERAL INFORMATION ABOUT HONOURS AND GENERAL PROGRAMS
Bachelor of Arts - Four-Year Honours Programs
Four-year Honours programs require the completion of a larger number of courses with greater concentration in a specific subject area than do three-year General programs.
Total courses: A student will qualify for the Honours BA degree normally by successfully completing forty courses, in accordance with degree requirements and program regulations.
Bachelor of Arts - Three-Year General Programs
Three-year General programs provide a moderate concentration in a specific subject, as well as a broad educational background. Students in these programs are encouraged to extend their studies over a wide range of subjects. Students are also encouraged to take courses which specifically address diversities of human experience, including culture, ethnicity, gender, or sexual orientation.
Total courses: A student will qualify for the General BA. degree bnormally by successfully completing thirty courses with standing as specified in undergraduate regulations.