1. Academic Standing
Successful completion of an Honours Program in one of the following Faculties: Humanities, Science, Social Sciences or completion of degree requirements with a standing sufficient for the awarding of a degree with distinction and a significant independent research course.
2. Second Language
For students registered in the Faculties of Science and Social Sciences - 1 FCE in a (single) language other than English.
For students registered in the Faculty of Humanities - 2 FCE in a language other than English. The language requirement may be fulfilled during the international experience.
3. International Experience
While students are strongly encouraged to go abroad for a full academic year, they must participate in an approved study abroad or work abroad program of a duration of a minimum of 12 consecutive weeks. In exceptional cases, other arrangements may be considered. Students must submit a proposal appropriate to their program to the program director at the end of their second year.
4. Arts and Science Honours Academy Core Courses
3.0 FCEs taken through the ASHA program as follows,
(a) Arts and Science Honours Academy 220 Quests and Questions (FCE)
(b) Arts and Science Honours Academy 321 Problems inRepresentation (HCE)
(c) Arts and Science Honours Academy 421 Invention (HCE)
(d) Arts and Science Honours Academy 501 The Nature of Research (HCE)
(e) Arts and Science Honours Academy 503 Capstone Seminar (HCE)
These courses may be used to satisfy the breadth requirements of courses outside the Home Faculty.