All students are expected to consult with an academic advisor each year. Contact the Department of Geography and Planning for further information.

No more than 6 credit units from one subject may be used in Requirements J1, J2, and J3.

J1 College Requirement (12 credit units)

English Language Writing

Choose 3 credit units from the following:

  • ANTH 302.3
  • ANTH 310.3
  • ANTH 405.3
  • ANTH 421.3
  • CPSJ 203.3
  • ENG 110.6
  • ENG 111.3
  • ENG 112.3
  • ENG 113.3
  • ENG 114.3
  • ENG 120.3
  • ENG 210.3
  • ENG 211.3
  • ENG 212.3
  • ENG 213.3
  • ENG 394.3
  • ESL 116.3
  • 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
  • MUS 155.3
  • PHIL 115.3
  • PHIL 120.3
  • PHIL 121.3
  • PHIL 133.3
  • PHIL 208.3
  • PHIL 233.3
  • POLS 245.3
  • POLS 323.3
  • POLS 328.3
  • POLS 333.3
  • POLS 336.3
  • POLS 422.3
  • POLS 461.3
  • PSY 323.3
  • PSY 355.3
  • RLST 280.3
  • RLST 362.3

If ENG 110 is chosen, 3 credit units will be used to fulfill the Humanities or Language requirement in the Arts Distribution Requirement (J3).

Indigenous Learning

Choose 3 credit units from the following:

  • ANTH 202.3
  • ANTH 480.3
  • ARCH 350.3
  • DRAM 111.3
  • ENG 242.3
  • ENG 243.3
  • ENG 335.3
  • GEOG 465.3
  • HIST 195.3
  • HIST 257.3 (may only be used if taken in 2022-23 or later)
  • HIST 266.3
  • HIST 315.3
  • HIST 316.3
  • INDG 107.3
  • LING 253.3
  • PLAN 445.3
  • POLS 222.3
  • INDG — 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level

Quantitative Reasoning

Choose 3 credit units from the following:

  • MATH 110.3
  • MATH 125.3
  • MATH 176.3

Choose 3 credit units from the following:

  • PLSC 214.3
  • STAT 245.3

J2 Science Distribution Requirement (9 credit units)

Choose 9 credit units from the following:

BIOL 228.3 and CMPT 140.3 are recommended

Biological Science

  • BIOL 120.3
  • BIOL 121.3
  • BIOL 228.3

Chemistry

  • CHEM 112.3
  • CHEM 115.3
  • CHEM 250.3

Computer Science

  • CMPT 140.3
  • CMPT 141.3
  • CMPT 145.3

Earth Science

  • GEOL 121.3
  • GEOL 122.3

Mathematics and Statistics

  • MATH 116.3
  • MATH 164.3

Physics and Astronomy

  • ASTR 113.3
  • PHYS 115.3
  • PHYS 117.3 or PHYS 125.3

J3 Arts Distribution Requirement (9 credit units)

HIST 151.3 or HIST 152.3, PHIL 140.3, and ENG 110.6 or ENG 114.3 are recommended.

Choose 3 credit units from the following:

  • 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.
  • Statistics courses in social sciences are not eligible for use in this requirement (e.g. PSY 233, PSY 234, SOC 225 and SOC 325).

Choose 3 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 160.3
  • 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 101.3
  • MUS 111.3
  • MUS 112.3
  • 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
  • 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.
  • CLAS 101, CLAS 103, CLAS 104, CLAS 105, CLAS 107 and CLAS 203 are not eligible for use in this requirement.

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
  • 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
  • HNDI 114.3
  • HNDI 117.3
  • JPNS 114.3
  • JPNS 117.3
  • LATN 112.3
  • LATN 113.3
  • LIT 110.3
  • LIT 111.3
  • 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.

J4 Major Requirement (75 credit units)

  • GEOG 120.3
  • GEOG 125.3
  • GEOG 130.3
  • GEOG 222.3
  • GEOG 280.3
  • GEOG 302.3
  • ENVS 401.3

Choose 9 Credit units from the following:

  • CHEM 375.3
  • GEOG 322.3
  • GEOG 323.3
  • GEOG 420.3
  • GEOG 423.3
  • SOC 232.3

Choose 3 credit units from the following:

  • EVSC 203.3
  • GEOG 290.3
  • GEOG 390.3

Choose 3 credit units from the following:

  • GEOG 202.3
  • GEOG 204.3
  • GEOG 208.3

Choose 3 credit units from:

  • PLAN 329.3
  • PLAN 341.3
  • PLAN 346.3
  • PLAN 350.3
  • PLAN 360.3
  • PLAN 441.3
  • PLAN 442.3

Choose 36 credit units from Option A or Option B:

Note: Some courses may require prerequisites that are not listed among the required courses.

Option A - Environmental Change

Choose 24 credit units from:

  • BIOL 412.3
  • ENVS 201.3
  • GEOG 225.3
  • GEOG 233.3
  • GEOG 235.3
  • GEOG 325.3
  • GEOG 328.3
  • GEOG 335.3
  • GEOG 351.3
  • GEOG 380.3
  • GEOG 427.3
  • TOX 301.3
  • TOX 320.3

Choose 12 credit units from the following:

  • ANTH 329.3
  • GEOG 150.3
  • GEOG 240.3
  • GEOG 333.3
  • GEOG 348.3
  • GEOG 352.3
  • GEOG 364.3
  • GEOG 381.3
  • GEOG 385.3
  • GEOG 386.3
  • GEOG 464.3
  • LAW 444.3
  • PHIL 226.3
  • POLS 226.3
  • SOC 202.3

Option B - Environmental Management

Choose 15 credit units from the following:

  • BIOL 412.3
  • ENVS 201.3
  • GEOG 225.3
  • GEOG 233.3
  • GEOG 235.3
  • GEOG 328.3
  • GEOG 335.3
  • GEOG 351.3
  • GEOG 380.3
  • GEOG 427.3
  • TOX 301.3
  • TOX 320.3

Choose 21 credit units from the following:

  • ANTH 329.3
  • GEOG 150.3
  • GEOG 240.3
  • GEOG 333.3
  • GEOG 348.3
  • GEOG 352.3
  • GEOG 364.3
  • GEOG 381.3
  • GEOG 385.3
  • GEOG 386.3
  • GEOG 464.3
  • LAW 444.3
  • PHIL 226.3
  • POLS 226.3
  • SOC 202.3

J5 Electives Requirement (15 credit units)