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University of Calgary Calendar 2023-2024 Faculty of Arts 4. Program Details 4.47 Psychology 4.47.1 BA in Psychology
4.47.1 BA in Psychology


Students must adhere to the applicable Faculty of Arts requirements in 3.3.1 Major Degree Programs.


Students must successfully complete a minimum of 45 units to a maximum of 60 units in Courses Constituting the Field of Psychology while fulfilling the following requirements:

  1. Introduction: 6 units Psychology 200, 201.

  2. Research Methods and Statistics: 6 units Psychology 300, 301.

  3. Foundation Courses:

    *A maximum of 3 units from Psychology 349 or 352 may be used to fulfill this requirement.

  4. Applying Research Methods: 3 units from Psychology 400*, 415, 425, 427, 430, 435, 478, 504, 505.

    *Students may count a maximum of 3 units from Psychology 400 toward their degree requirements.

  5. Upper-Level Courses: An additional 15 units at the 400 or 500 level from Courses Constituting the Field of Psychology.


The BA in Psychology can be taken with Co-operative Education. See section 3.3.8 Co-operative Education Programs for information and requirements.