Honours BA Geography

The Honours Geography program consists of 20.0 credits, of which at least 10.5 credits, but at most 13.0 credits must be in Geography. At least 14.0 credits must be at the senior level.
[Note that if GESC courses are taken, they must count as Geography electives]

Year 1
GG101 and GG102;
4.0 non-geography elective credits

Year 2
GESC251, GESC254, GESC258, GG281, GG282, GESC290; plus two of: GG260, GG265, GG270;
1.0 non-geography elective credit

Year 3
One of GG333, GG351, GG355, GESC360, GG361, GG368, GG369;
1.5 GG/GESC elective credit at the 300 or 400 level;
1.0 non-geography elective credits;
1.5 GG/GESC or non-geography elective credit

Year 4
1.0 non-geography elective credits;
1.0 credit GG/GESC or non-geography elective;
Either GESC450* or 1.0 GG/GESC credit at the 400-level;
2.0 GG/GESC credits at the 300-400 level.

Additional Information
Program Regulations

  1. Progression into Year 2 requires a minimum GPA of 5.00 in GG101 and GG102 and a minimum overall GPA of 4.00. Progression into subsequent years requires a minimum overall GPA of 4.00. Graduation requires a minimum GPA of 7.00 in GG and GESC courses, and a minimum overall GPA of 5.00.


Refer to the earlier section regarding Regulations for All Honours Programs.