Majors

Bachelor of Arts – Policy Studies Major

Students must complete all PLSC, ECON, ENGL, and POST courses below:

Economics (ECON)

  • ECON 1101 - Principles of Microeconomics
  • ECON 1103 - Principles of Macroeconomics
  • ECON 2213 - Intermediate Economic Theory - Macroeconomics
  • ECON 2211 - Intermediate Economic Theory – Microeconomics or ECON 2244 - Managerial Economics
  • ECON 2255 - Economics of the Public Sector

English (ENGL)

  • ENGL 2263 - Technical Writing

Political Science (PLSC)

  • PLSC 1101 - Introduction to Government and Politics
  • PLSC 2231 - The Canadian State
  • PLSC 2259 - Cooparative Government and Politics
  • PLSC 2287 - Introduction to International Relations

Policy Studies (POST)

  • POST 2201 - Introduction to Public Policy
  • POST 2209 - Statistics and Methodology
  • POST 3303 - Federalism
  • POST 3305 - Interest Groups and Group Behaviour
  • POST 3030 - Policy Studies Internship
  • POST 4421 - International Economic Policy
  • POST 4431 - Managing and Implementing Public Policy
  • POST 4443 - Survey of Public and Private Law Principles
  • POST 5010 - Selected Topics in Policy Studies
  • POST 5020 - Integrative Professional Practice

In addition to the required courses indicated above, Policy Studies Major students must also fulfill for graduation: