Academic Calendar

Political Science Honours

Total credits required for Honours – 84 credits.

Course ID Course Name Credits
Specific Honours Requirements
POLS 101Introduction to Politics3
POLS 200Comparative Political Systems3
POLS 214History of Political Thought I3
POLS 215History of Political Thought II3
POLS 224Canadian National Government I3
POLS 225Canadian National Government II3
POLS 264Introduction to Global Politics I3
POLS 265Introduction to Global Politics II3
POLS 399Empirical Research Methods in Political Science3
POLS 490Advanced Study in Political Science3
POLS 499Honours Thesis3
General Honours Requirements
Approved Honours Options
Choose 21 credits from senior-level POLS courses in consultation with the political science Honours advisor21
Courses Outside the Discipline
Choose 18 credits in consultation with the political science Honours advisor18
Flex Courses
Choose 12 credits of junior-or senior-level POLS, or courses outside of the discipline, in consultation with the political science Honours advisor12
Total Credits84