Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2019/2020
Canadian Excellence

Honours BA Human Rights and Human Diversity

The Honours BA in Human Rights and Human Diversity is only available at the Brantford Campus. It consists of 20.0 credits of which no more than 7.0 credits may be at the 100 level.

Required Courses (10.0 credits): 

  1. HR100
  2. Human Rights: HR260/SOJE260 and two of: HR231, HR301/OL301, HR320/YC320, CC325/HR325, CC326/HR326, HR329/HS329, HR360
  3. Human Diversity: HR261 and one of: HR232/LY232, HR263, HR355/SOJE355, HR361*, HR365/YC365, HR370/SOJE370
  4. HRHD Professionalization Seminar: HR300
  5. Institutions and Implementation: HR323/LY323, HR328
  6. Philosophy of Human Rights: HR401
  7. Capstone Course: One of: HR402, HR460
  8. Methods: Students must complete either:
    a) CC233/HS233/OL233, and one of: CC315/OL315, CC327, EN303, OL334, OL335. (Students considering graduate studies are strongly encouraged to select this option.)
    OR
    b) DMJN208 and DMJN328
  9. 2.0 additional credits of HR-designated courses.
  10. 1.5 additional senior credits composed of additional HR-designated courses and/or selected from among the following: EN211, EN280, EN310, FR250, FR251, GS223/RE206, HI256, HI271, HI338, HI349, HI375, HI396, HI397, ID201, OL225, OL480*, OL481, PP213, SOJE403*.
    [Students should be aware that some of these courses have prerequisites. Although these prerequisites may be waived by the program or department administering the course, it is the responsibility of the student to make such arrangements.]
Degree Program ElectivesAn additional 10.0 credits toward the degree total of 20.0 credits. All students in the program must complete successfully the Foundations curriculum: BF190, BF199, BF290, BF299.

Additional Information
 
Program Notes

  1. Refer to the University Regulations chapter for progression and course regulations and the earlier section regarding Regulations for All Honours Programs.

 

Senate/Editorial Changes

Senate Academic Planning Committee Revisions February 26, 2019: OL225 Changed from OL317; effective September 1, 2019.