Honours BA Health Management

The Honours BA in Health Management program consists of 20 credits, of which no more than 7.0 may be at the 100 level. Students must complete all required courses (13 credits), plus a minimum of 1.5 additional Health Management credits.

Required Courses: (13 credits)
BF190 - Modernity and the Contemporary World
BF290 - Academic Literacy: Social Sciences
BU127 - Introduction to Financial Accounting
BU354 - Human Resources Management
HS101 - Physical Determinants of Health
HS102 - An Introduction to Public Health
HS200 - Social Determinants of Health
HS201 - Canadian Health Care Systems
HS211 - Occupational Health and Safety
HS220 - Epidemiology and Public Health
HS227 - Aging: Realities and Myths/SOJE227
HS233 - Introduction to Social Science Research Methods/CC233 - Introduction to Social Science Research Methods/OL233 - Introduction to Social Science Research Methods
HS321 - Health Program Evaluation
HS322 - Health Policy
HS401 - Current Developments in the Health Professions
HS402 - Health Studies Practicum
HS408 - Power, Politics and Health
ID120/SOJE120 - Introduction to Indigenous Studies
ID386 - Indigenous Psychology
MB105 - Business in a Networked Society
MB106 - Introduction to Strategic Management and Decision-Making
MB307 - Fundamentals of Finance
OL140 - Leadership Foundations
OL200 - Communication Skills for Leadership/MB200 - Communication Skills for Leadership
OL224 - Organizational Leadership/PD224 - Organizational Leadership
OL300 - Leadership Ethics

Additional Health Management Courses (minimum of 1.5 credits):
In choosing from the following list of optional courses, students should be aware that some of these courses have prerequisites. Although these prerequisites may be waived by the program administering the course, it is the responsibility of the student to make such arrangements.

HS203/SOJE203 - Disease and Society
HS208 - Autism: Advocacy, Policy and Practice
HS219/HR219 - Critical Disabilities Studies
HS250 - Medicalization
HS266 - Health and Nutrition
HS302 - Issues in Mental Health
HS303 - Environment and Health
HS307 - Child and Youth Health
HS314 - Health Education and Promotion
HS324 - Biostatistics
HS325 - Qualitative Methods in Health Research
HS331 - Gerontology
HS344 - Health and Gender
HS405 - Special Topics in Health
HS410 - Death and Dying
MB375 - Technology and Innovation Management
OL251 - Workplace Diversity in the 21st Century
OL340 - Leadership, Culture and Change
OL365 - Influence, Persuasion and Negotiation
OL370 - Power and Governance in Organizations
OL481 - Project Management

Degree Program Electives: An additional 5.5 credits toward the degree total of 20.0 credits.

Additional Information
Program Notes

  1. Refer to the University Undergraduate Regulations chapter for progression and course regulations and the earlier section regarding Regulations for All Honours Programs.
  2. Students completing the honours program in Health Management are excluded from completing the Honours Health Studies and the Honours Leadership programs, the minor in Health Studies as well as the Management Option. Students may declare a minor in Leadership.