Academic Calendar - 2018

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2018


Centre for Global Studies

Admission Requirements

Completion of first-year requirements with no failures. Students must have an average of at least 70% in 3.0 principal courses, including in Centre for Global Studies 1023F/G plus 2.5 additional courses, with no mark in these principal courses below 60%. Students should note the language requirement for graduation in this module when selecting first year courses. Anthropology, Economics, English, Geography, History, Philosophy, Political Science, Sociology, and Women's Studies are recommended as first year courses.

Module/Program Information

9.0 courses:

3.0 courses: CGS 2002F/G, CGS 3001F/G, CGS 3006F/G, CGS 3516F/G, CGS 3519F/G, CGS 3520F/G.
0.5 course from: CGS 2003F/G, CGS 2004F/G.
1.5 courses from: CGS 3509F/G, CGS 3514F/G, CGS 3517F/G, CGS 3521F/G, CGS 3524F/G.
1.0 courses from: CGS 3000F/G - 4999 level.
1.0 course from: CGS 4000-4999 level.
2.0 courses from: Anthropology 2255E, Anthropology 2260F/G, Anthropology 2281F/G, Chinese 2243F/G, Chinese 3652F/G, Economics 2124A/B, Economics 2125A/B, Economics 2172A/B, Economics 3343F/G, English 2361E, English 2362F/G, Family Studies 3320A/B, Foods and Nutrition 3361A/B, French 3140B, Geography 2420A/B, Geography 2430A/B, Geography 2450F/G, Geography 2460F/G, Geography 3441F/G, Geography 3442F/G, Geography 3461F/G, History 2701E, Japanese 3650F/G, Philosophy 2355F/G, Philosophy 2750F/G, Philosophy 2810F/G, Philosophy 2812F/G, Political Science 2219E, Political Science 2225E, Political Science 2235E, Political Science 2245E, Political Science 2257, Political Science 3358F/G, Political Science 3365F/G, Political Science 3379E, Sociology 2212A/B, Sociology 2215A/B, Sociology 3330F/G, Sociology 3331F/G, Sociology 3332A/B, Transitional Justice 2001F/G, Transitional Justice 3001F/G, Women's Studies 2270A/B, Women's Studies 3350F/G, the former Geography 3312A/B, the former Geography 3451A/B, the former Geography 3453F/G, the former Political Science 2275E, the former Sociology 3377F/G, the former Social Justice and Peace Studies 4402F/G, or other courses approved by the Centre for Global Studies.

Language Requirement

  • 2.0 language courses with progression from one level to the next (e.g. 1030 level to 2000 level or 2000 level to 3000 level) in a language other than English, or
  • 2.0 language courses in two different languages (other than English) at any level, or
  • By demonstrating fluency in a language other than English

Students are permitted to use language courses at the 2000 level or above to meet module requirements where appropriate.