Honours BA Law and Society in Combination with another Honours BA Program

The combined Honours BA Law and Society program consists of 20.0 credits, including not more than 7.0 at the 100 level. The program must include a minimum of 7.0 credits including 6.0 senior credits from within the Law and Society program.
All students in the program must complete successfully the Foundations curriculum: BF190, BF199, BF290, BF299.

Program Requirements (7.0 credits):
LY100 - Introduction to Law and Society I
LY101 - Introduction to Law and Society II OR LY200
LY201 - The Canadian Legal System I
LY202 - The Canadian Legal System II
CC233/HS233/OL233 - Introduction to Social Science Research Methods
LY300 - Perspectives on Justice
LY307 - Ethics and Professionalization
1.0 additional 300 level LY credit
1.0 additional 400 level LY credit

1.5 Additional senior credit, either in LY-designated courses or selected from among the following:
CC203 - Women, Law and Crime
CC301 - Crime, Sentencing and Punishment in Canada
CC313/HR313 - Mean Justice: Criminal Injustice, Ethics & Rights
CC325/HR325 - Crimes Against Humanity
CC326/HR326 - Transitional Justice
CC309/ID309/LY309 - Indigenous Forms of Justice
DMJN204 - Media, Law and Ethics
EN303 - Advanced Academic Writing
HR320/YC320 - Children's Rights
HR260/SOJE260 - Introduction to Human Rights
HR328 - The United Nations in the International Community
OL225 - Political Leadership and Citizenship in Canada
PP213 - Legal Philosophy
WORK210 - Workers, Unions and Social Justice
WORK310 - Class and Work: Legal and Economic Perspectives

[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.]

Additional Information

  1. In addition to the program requirements, students are encouraged to complete a selection of: GS101, PO101 and PO102 in Year 1.
  2. Refer to the University Undergraduate Regulations for progression and course regulations and the section regarding Regulations for All Honours Programs.
  3. Students completing the honours BA Law & Society program are excluded from completing the Honours BA Criminology program. Students may hold a minor in Criminology.