No more than 6 credit units from one subject may be used to meet Requirements A1 to A4.

A1 Basic Humanities Requirement (minimum 12 credit units)

Choose 12 credit units from the following:

  • ARBC 114.3
  • ARBC 117.3
  • CHIN 114.3
  • CHIN 117.3
  • CLAS 110.3
  • CLAS 111.3
  • CMRS 110.3
  • CMRS 111.3
  • CREE 101.6
  • CREE 110.3
  • ENG 110.6
  • ENG 111.3
  • ENG 112.3
  • ENG 113.3
  • ENG 114.3
  • ENG 120.3
  • ESL 115.3
  • ESL 116.3
  • FREN 103.3
  • FREN 106.3
  • FREN 122.3
  • FREN 125.3
  • FREN 218.3
  • GERM 114.3
  • GERM 117.3
  • GRK 112.3
  • GRK 113.3
  • HEB 114.3
  • HEB 117.3
  • HIST 115.3
  • HIST 125.3
  • HIST 135.3
  • HIST 145.3
  • HIST 155.3
  • HIST 165.3
  • HIST 175.3
  • HIST 185.3
  • HIST 193.3
  • HIST 194.3
  • HNDI 114.3
  • HNDI 117.3
  • JPNS 114.3
  • JPNS 117.3
  • LATN 112.3
  • LATN 113.3
  • LING 110.3
  • LING 113.3
  • LIT 110.3
  • LIT 111.3
  • MUS 111.3
  • PHIL 110.6
  • PHIL 115.3
  • PHIL 120.3
  • PHIL 121.3
  • PHIL 133.3
  • PHIL 140.3
  • RLST 111.3
  • RLST 112.3
  • RLST 113.3
  • RUSS 114.3
  • RUSS 117.3
  • SNSK 114.3
  • SNSK 117.3
  • SPAN 114.3
  • SPAN 117.3
  • UKR 114.3
  • UKR 117.3
  • WGST 112.3

  • Any senior-level humanities course provided that the prerequisite is met and not more than 6 credit units in one subject are used for the Humanities or Languages Requirements.
  • Certain WGST courses may be considered a Humanities and/or Social Science. Refer to the course descriptions.
  • CLAS 101, CLAS 103, CLAS 104, CLAS 105, CLAS 107 and CLAS 203 may not be used to fulfill the Humanities requirement.

A2 Language Requirement (9 credit units)

Choose 6 credit units from the following:

  • 100-Level ENG Courses

Choose 3 credit units from the following:

  • ARBC 114.3
  • ARBC 117.3
  • CHIN 114.3
  • CHIN 117.3
  • CREE 101.6
  • CREE 110.3
  • CREE 120.6
  • ESL 115.3
  • ESL 116.3
  • FREN 103.3
  • FREN 106.3
  • FREN 122.3
  • FREN 125.3
  • GERM 114.3
  • GERM 117.3
  • GRK 112.3
  • GRK 113.3
  • HEB 114.3
  • HEB 117.3
  • HNDI 114.3
  • HNDI 117.3
  • JPNS 114.3
  • JPNS 117.3
  • LATN 112.3
  • LATN 113.3
  • RUSS 114.3
  • RUSS 117.3
  • SNSK 114.3
  • SNSK 117.3
  • SPAN 114.3
  • SPAN 117.3
  • UKR 114.3
  • UKR 117.3

Any senior-level language course provided that the prerequisite is met.

A3 Science Requirement (6 credit units)

  • ASTR 102.3
  • ASTR 104.3
  • ASTR 113.3
  • BIOL 107.6
  • BIOL 120.3
  • BIOL 121.3
  • CHEM 112.3
  • CHEM 115.3
  • CMPT 100.3
  • CMPT 120.3
  • CMPT 140.3
  • CMPT 141.3
  • CMPT 145.3
  • GEOG 120.3
  • GEOG 125.3
  • GEOL 108.3
  • GEOL 109.3
  • GEOL 121.3
  • GEOL 122.3
  • MATH 104.3
  • MATH 110.3
  • MATH 116.3
  • MATH 121.3
  • MATH 125.3
  • MATH 128.3
  • MATH 163.3
  • MATH 164.3
  • MATH 176.3
  • MATH 177.3
  • PHYS 115.3
  • PHYS 117.3 or PHYS 125.3
  • STAT 103.3

  • Any senior-level science course provided the prerequisite is met.
  • MATH 102 and STAT 244 may not be used to meet the Science Requirement.

A4 Social Science Requirement (6 credit units)

  • ANTH 111.3
  • ARCH 112.3
  • ARCH 116.3
  • ECON 111.3
  • ECON 114.3
  • GEOG 130.3
  • GEOG 150.3
  • HLST 110.3
  • INDG 107.3
  • IS 110.3
  • LING 111.3
  • LING 112.3
  • LING 113.3
  • POLS 111.3
  • POLS 112.3
  • PSY 120.3
  • PSY 121.3
  • SOC 111.3
  • SOC 112.3
  • WGST 112.3

  • Any senior-level social science course provided that the prerequisite is met and not more than 6 credit units in one subject are used for the Social Science Requirement.
  • Statistics courses in social sciences are not accepted for credit toward the Social Science Requirement (e.g. ECON 204, PSY 233, PSY 234, SOC 225 and SOC 325).
  • Certain WGST courses may be considered a Humanities and/or Social Science. Refer to the course descriptions.

A5 General Requirement (6 credit units)

Choose 6 credit units selected from the areas of Social Sciences, Science and/or Fine Arts.

CLAS 103, CLAS 104, CLAS 105, CLAS 203, INTS 100 (formerly PSY 101), MATH 100 and MATH 102, most statistics courses, and courses from other colleges cannot be used for the General Requirement.

  • ANTH 111.3
  • ARCH 112.3
  • ARCH 116.3
  • ECON 111.3
  • ECON 114.3
  • GEOG 130.3
  • GEOG 150.3
  • HLST 110.3
  • INDG 107.3
  • IS 110.3
  • LING 111.3
  • LING 112.3
  • LING 113.3
  • POLS 111.3
  • POLS 112.3
  • PSY 120.3
  • PSY 121.3
  • SOC 111.3
  • SOC 112.3
  • WGST 112.3

  • Any senior-level social science course provided that the prerequisite is met and not more than 6 credit units in one subject are used for the Social Science Requirement.
  • Statistics courses in social sciences are not accepted for credit toward the Social Science Requirement (e.g. ECON 204, PSY 233, PSY 234, SOC 225 and SOC 325).
  • Certain WGST courses may be considered a Humanities and/or Social Science. Refer to the course descriptions.

  • ASTR 102.3
  • ASTR 104.3
  • ASTR 113.3
  • BIOL 107.6
  • BIOL 120.3
  • BIOL 121.3
  • CHEM 112.3
  • CHEM 115.3
  • CMPT 100.3
  • CMPT 120.3
  • CMPT 140.3
  • CMPT 141.3
  • CMPT 145.3
  • GEOG 120.3
  • GEOG 125.3
  • GEOL 108.3
  • GEOL 109.3
  • GEOL 121.3
  • GEOL 122.3
  • MATH 104.3
  • MATH 110.3
  • MATH 116.3
  • MATH 121.3
  • MATH 125.3
  • MATH 128.3
  • MATH 163.3
  • MATH 164.3
  • MATH 176.3
  • MATH 177.3
  • PHYS 115.3
  • PHYS 117.3 or PHYS 125.3
  • STAT 103.3

  • Any senior-level science course provided the prerequisite is met.
  • MATH 102 and STAT 244 may not be used to meet the Science Requirement.

  • ART 110.3
  • ART 111.6
  • ART 112.6
  • ART 136.3
  • ART 141.3
  • ART 151.3
  • ART 152.3
  • ART 161.3
  • ARTH 120.3
  • ARTH 121.3
  • DRAM 101.3
  • DRAM 104.6
  • DRAM 108.3
  • DRAM 110.3
  • DRAM 111.3
  • DRAM 113.3
  • DRAM 118.3
  • DRAM 119.3
  • DRAM 121.3
  • MUS 101.3
  • MUS 105.3
  • MUS 111.3
  • MUS 120.2
  • MUS 121.2
  • MUS 125.1
  • MUS 133.3
  • MUS 134.3
  • MUS 150.3
  • MUS 151.3
  • MUS 175.3
  • MUS 184.3

  • Any senior-level fine arts course provided that the prerequisite is met.

  • INTS 110.3
  • INTS 111.3
  • INTS 112.3
  • INTS 201.3
  • INTS 203.3
  • INTS 380.3

A6 Major Requirement (30 credit units)

Choose 6 credit units from the following Foundation Courses:

  • ENG 202.6
  • ENG 203.6
  • ENG 204.6
  • ENG 290.6

Choose 12 credit units from TWO of the categories 1, 2, or 3 with no more than 6 credit units in a single category.

Category 1: Anglo-Saxon & Medieval

  • CMRS 333.3 (May be used to fulfill a Category 1 or Category 2 requirement, but not both)
  • ENG 301.3
  • ENG 310.3
  • ENG 311.3
  • ENG 312.3
  • ENG 313.3
  • ENG 314.3
  • ENG 316.3
  • ENG 402.3
  • ENG 420.3

Category 2: Renaissance

  • CMRS 333.3 (May be used to fulfill a Category 1 or Category 2 requirement, but not both)
  • ENG 224.3
  • ENG 225.3
  • ENG 319.3
  • ENG 322.3
  • ENG 324.3
  • ENG 326.3
  • ENG 404.3
  • ENG 406.3

Category 3: 18th/19th Century

  • ENG 327.3
  • ENG 331.3
  • ENG 334.3
  • ENG 335.3
  • ENG 340.3
  • ENG 341.3
  • ENG 362.3
  • ENG 373.3
  • ENG 380.3
  • ENG 410.3
  • ENG 414.3
  • ENG 416.3
  • ENG 418.3

Choose 18 credit units from the following:

  • ENG — 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level

Further A6 Major Requirements:

(a) At least 15 of the 30 senior credit units must be at the 300-level

(b) At least 3 of the 30 senior credit units must be a Canadian course (ENG 242.3, ENG 253.6, ENG 254.3, ENG 294.3, ENG 305.3, ENG 335.3, ENG 338.3, ENG 358.3, ENG 359.3, ENG 382.3, ENG 418.3, ENG 466.3)

(c) Although not required, 400-level classes may be taken after consultation with the Department's Undergraduate Chair.

A7 Electives Requirement (51 credit units)

Arts and Science courses, or those from other Colleges that have been approved for Arts and Science credit, to complete the requirements for 120 credit unit Four-year program. Of the 120 credit units required at least 66 must be at the 200-level or higher and no more than 60 in one subject.

If you require further assistance, please contact the Arts and Science Undergraduate Student Office.

Students in English programs may take courses in any department of the College of Arts & Science, but a knowledge of classical and biblical literature is especially useful. Students will also find useful complementary courses in the following subject areas: departments and programs: Art; Art History; Classical, Medieval & Renaissance Studies; Classics; Drama; French; German; History; Linguistics; Music; Native Studies; Philosophy; Religious Studies; Spanish; and Women's & Gender Studies.

If you require further assistance, please contact the Arts & Science Undergraduate Student Office.