Administrative Committee: Chair: J. Torres (Languages, Literatures, & Cultural Studies), A. Akkerman (Geography & Planning), C. Bell (Political Studies), L. Berdahl (Political Studies - ex officio), M. Huq (Economics), K. Somerville (Sociology), M. Labelle (History), M. Lovrod (Women's & Gender Studies), J. Waldram (Archaeology & Anthropology), S. Lambert (Indigenous Studies), and one or two student representatives from the International Studies Students' Association (ISSA).

The core departments participating in the International Studies Program are Archaeology & Anthropology, Economics, Geography, History, Political Studies, and Sociology. Indigenous Studies and Women's & Gender Studies also contribute courses in the program (but are not "core" departments).

Students must choose 3 to 6 credit units of courses from 5 of the 6 core areas: ANTH, ECON, GEOG, HIST, POLS and SOC.

Major Average

The major average in International Studies programs includes the grades earned in:

  • All courses listed in the Major Requirement B4. (A maximum of 6 credit units of courses at the 400-level from a core department but not explicitly listed in the Major Requirement will be used in the calculation of the major average.)

Residency Requirements in the Major

To receive a degree in International Studies, students must complete at least two-thirds of the following coursework (to the nearest highest multiple of 3 credit units) from the University of Saskatchewan.

  • Minimum requirements in Major Requirement B4.

See Residency for additional details.