Majors

Bachelor of Arts – History Major

Required Courses:

  • Minimum of 16 HIST courses
  • Maximum of 24 HIST courses
  • At least four introductory (1000-level) HIST courses, including one 1000-level  course each in Canadian, American and European History. Students who declare a major in History from Fall of 2011 onwards, must take HIST 1100 - Introduction to History and at least three other introductory (1000-level) HIST courses, including one 1000-level course each in Canadian, American and European History.
  • At least 12 HIST courses at the 2000 level or higher
  • HIST 2202 - The Historian’s Craft
  • Minimum of four HIST courses at the 4000 level.

The following courses can be used to satisfy HIST course requirements:

  • CNST 1131 - Introduction to Canadian Studies
  • CNST 2233 - Canada in Comparative and International Perspective
  • HUMN 2219 - Ancient Greece (800 BCE - 323 BCE)
  • HUMN 2221 - Science and Religion in Early Modern Europe