Social Innovation Specialization

The Social Innovation Specialization enhances a student's skills and abilities to develop creative solutions to such problems as social inequality and environmental degradation.

Where applicable, the courses below may also be counted towards the requirements of the Honours BA Social and Environmental Justice single or combined program.

The Social Innovation Specialization consists of a total of 3.0 credits including:

  1. 2.0 credits of required courses:
    SE200 - How to Change the World: Introduction to Social Entrepreneurship (OC)
    OL298 - Entrepreneurship
    CT403* - Community Internship (1.0 credit)
  2. 0.5 credit chosen from:
    CT310 - Economics, Class & Public Policy
    CT312 - Sustainability & Global Society
    CT330* - Independent Studies
    CT324 - Globalization, Culture & Society
    CT401 - Food
  3. 0.5 credit chosen from:
    HR305 - Fundraising
    JN253 - Introduction to Public and Media Relations
    UX103/JN103 - User Experience Design: an Introduction

Senate/Editorial Changes

Senate Revision February 2, 2017: New Specialization; effective September 1, 2017.