Faculty of Liberal Arts

The Faculty of Liberal Arts offers a wide range of programs, some in traditional arts disciplines and also in new and interdisciplinary fields of study. Courses and/or programs are offered in digital media and journalism, English, foundations, French, geography, history, human rights & human diversity, indigenous studies, international development, issue advocacy, labour studies and career development, law and society, media studies, social and environmental justice, user experience design, and youth and children's studies. A detailed description of each program and course is included in the alphabetical list of programs, which follow the faculty rules and regulations.

Campus Location: Carnegie Building, 73 George Street, Brantford, Ontario N3T 2Y3
Brantford Office Hours: Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Acting DeanBruce McKay, PhD, bmckay@wlu.ca
Associate Dean: Kenneth Werbin, PhD, kwerbin@wlu.ca 
Dean of Students: Adam Lawrence, MA, alawrence@wlu.ca

Brantford Librarians
: Irene Tencinger, BA, MISt, itencinger@wlu.ca; Pauline Dewan, MLIS, PhD pdewan@wlu.ca.
Prospective Students
: chooselaurierbrantford@wlu.ca
Accessible Learning
: lbaccessiblelearning@wlu.ca
Wellness Centre
Academic Advisinglbacademicadvising@wlu.ca
Enrolment Services
Residence Life
: Jennifer Greene, MA, jgreene@wlu.ca

NOTE: Our official means of communication is with your Laurier email account.  Students are expected to regularly check their Laurier email account for important notices from the university community. Students are required to send emails to official members of the university community from their Laurier email account in order to verify authenticity and ensure delivery. Emails sent from non-Laurier accounts, such as hotmail, may be identified as spam and not delivered. Furthermore, it is impossible to determine whether the emails received from these non-Laurier accounts are coming from the person they claim to be from. Your co-operation is appreciated.

  • BA (Honours) - Honours Bachelor of Arts
  • BDes (Honours) - Honours Bachelor of Design
  • BA - General BA without Designation
  • CombBA (Honours) - Honours Combination or Joint (BA)
  • Op - Option
  • Certif - Certificate
  • Mi - Minor
  • Spec - Specialization
  • Co-op - Co-operative Education
Full-Time Faculty  
General BA without Designation BA
Business Technology Management Program (LSBE) Op
Digital Media and Journalism Program BA (Honours) | Op | Certif
English Programs at Brantford BA (Honours) | CombBA (Honours) | Mi
French (Faculty of Arts)  
Geography (Faculty of Science)  
History Programs at Brantford BA (Honours) | CombBA (Honours) | Mi | Spec
Human Rights Programs BA (Honours) | CombBA (Honours) | Certif | Mi | Spec
Humanities with Leadership Foundations Program BA (Honours) | CombBA (Honours)
Indigenous Studies Program BA (Honours) | CombBA (Honours) | Mi
International Development Option Op
Issue Advocacy Option Op
Labour Studies and Career Development BA (Honours) | CombBA (Honours) | Mi
Law and Society Program BA (Honours) | CombBA (Honours) | Op | Mi | Spec
Media Studies Option Op
Non-Profit Career Foundations Certif
Philosophy (Faculty of Arts)  
Public History (Faculty of Arts)  
Religion and Culture (Faculty of Arts)  
Social and Environmental Justice Program BA (Honours) | CombBA (Honours) | Mi | Spec
User Experience Design Program BDes (Honours) | Mi | Co-op
Youth and Children's Studies Program BA (Honours) | CombBA (Honours) | Mi