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University of Calgary Calendar 2018-2019 Faculty of Arts 4. Program Details 4.34 History 4.34.2 BA Honours in History
4.34.2 BA Honours in History

A. FACULTY OF ARTS REQUIREMENTS

Students must adhere to the applicable Faculty of Arts requirements in 3.4 Graduation.

B. MAJOR-FIELD WITH HONOURS REQUIREMENTS

Students must successfully complete a minimum of 54 units (9.0 full-course equivalents) and a maximum of 72 units (12.0 full-course equivalents) in the Field of History while fulfilling the following requirements:

  1. Practice of History: 3 units (0.5 full-course equivalent) History 300.

  2. Canadian History: 6 units (1.0 full-course equivalent) in Canadian History (see note below).

  3. History before 1850: 6 units (1.0 full-course equivalent) in History before 1850 (see note below).

  4. Honours Seminar, Readings and Essay: 12 units (2.0 full-course equivalents) History 496, 597, 598.

  5. History Options: An additional 27 units (4.5 full-course equivalents) from the Field of History.

Senior-Level Courses: Inclusive of the courses used to fulfill the above requirements, 48 units (8.0 full-course equivalents) must be at the 300 level or above, of which:

  • 12 units (2.0 full-course equivalents) must be at the 400 level
  • 18 units (3.0 full-course equivalents) must be at the 500 level

C. OTHER REQUIREMENTS

Language Requirement: 12 units (2.0 full-course equivalents) in a language other than English relevant to a student's studies. In some situations it may be possible to demonstrate language proficiency by examination rather than course work. Students should consult with the Undergraduate Director.

D. DEGREE OPTIONS

The BA Honours in History can be taken with Co-operative Education. See section 3.4.4 Co-operative Education Programs for information and requirements.

Note: The lists of courses that fulfill the requirements for Canadian History and History before 1850 are located before the History courses in the “Courses of Instruction” section of this calendar.