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 at least 0.5 course from Centre for Global Studies 1021F/G, Centre for Global Studies 1022F/G, Centre for Global Studies 1023F/G or the former Centre for Global Studies 1000E, 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, English, Geography, History, Media, Information and Technoculture, Philosophy, Political Science, Sociology, and Women's Studies are recommended as first year courses.

Module/Program Information

9.0 courses:

1.0 course: CGS 2004F/G, CGS 3001F/G.
0.5 course from: CGS 2002F/G, CGS 2003F/G.
0.5 course from: CGS 3005F/G, CGS 3006F/G.
1.0 course from: CGS 3509F/G, CGS 3514F/G, CGS 3517F/G, CGS 3518F/G.
1.0 course from: CGS 3513F/G, CGS 3521F/G, CGS 3522F/G, CGS 3525F/G.
2.0 courses from: CGS 3000 - 4999 level
1.0 course from: CGS 4000 - 4999 level.
2.0 courses from: Anthropology 2201F/G, Anthropology 2203F/G, Anthropology 2262F/G, Anthropology 2272F/G, Anthropology 2282F/G, Anthropology 2284F/G, Chinese 2243F/G, Chinese 3652F/G, English 2361E, English 2362F/G, First Nations Studies 2601F/G, Foods and Nutrition 2300A/B, Foods and Nutrition 3320A/B, French 3752F/G, Geography 2411F/G, Geography 3422A/B, Geography 3443F/G, Geography 3445F/G History 2701E, History 2702E, History 2709F/G, History 3851F/G, Japanese 3650F/G, MIT 3110F/G, MIT 3130F/G, MIT 3133F/G, MIT 3216F/G, MIT 3352F/G, MIT 3932F/G, or the former MIT 3718F/G, Philosophy 2810F/G, Philosophy 2812F/G, Philosophy 3820F/G, Political Science 2257, Political Science 3356F/G, Political Science 3368E, Political Science 3386F/G, Social Justice and Peace Studies 3380F/G, Social Justice and Peace Studies 3381F/G, Sociology 2281A/B, Sociology 3318F/G, Sociology 3338E, Women's Studies 3305F/G, Women's Studies 3350F/G, Writing 2222F/G, the former Anthropology 4402F/G, the former First Nations Studies 2111E, the former First Nations Studies 2532F/G, the former Political Science 3300E 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.