BA Major

Major in Psychology (BA)

Graduation Requirements:

In addition to the program requirements listed below, students must also satisfy the Bachelor of Arts degree requirements, which include regulations on first year and subject maximum and breadth requirements.

Program Requirements:

Students will need to achieve a minimum 60% average in the 36 credits presented for the Major in Psychology.

Students must complete PSYC 1106, PSYC 1107, PSYC 2126, and PSYC 2127 with a minimum grade of 60% in each.

Students must complete 36 credits in the Major as follows:
PSYC 1106 Introduction to Psychology I 3 cr.
PSYC 1107 Introduction to Psychology II 3 cr.
*PSYC 2126 Scientific Method and Analysis I 3 cr.
*PSYC 2127 Scientific Method and Analysis II 3 cr.
2000/3000 level Psychology courses 24 cr.

Breadth Requirements:

ACAD 1601   3 cr.
Humanities   3 cr.
Science   6 cr.


*Students may substitute CHFS 2026/PSYC 2026 and CHFS 3035 for PSYC 2126 and PSYC 2127.  As a result, these students must complete 21 credits of 2000/3000 level Psychology, instead of 24 credits.

Students may complete an Honours BA double major if they obtain an overall average of 70% in each Major, and complete an additional three credits (minimum) at the 4000 level in each Major. Please refer to the Degree Requirement section for further information.

It is recommended that students in this degree program take PHIL 2505 Reasoning and Logical Argument.

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