Major in Political Science

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 Political Science.

Students must complete 36 credits in the Major as follows:
POLI 1006 Politics, Power and the Common Good 3 cr.
POLI 1007 Globalization and Global Citizenship 3 cr.
POLI 2106 Great Political Questions I 3 cr.
POLI 2107 Great Political Questions II 3 cr.
POLI 2706 Canadian Politics 3 cr.
POLI 2707 Canada and the World 3 cr.
POLI upper level
(including cross-listed courses with Political Science)
18 cr.

Breadth Requirements and Electives:

ACAD 1601   3 cr.
Science   6 cr.


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.

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