Academic Calendar - 2019

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2019


Behavioural and Social Sciences, School of

This module, appropriate for (but not exclusive to) those wishing to go on to a Faculty of Education, combines coursework from Food and Nutritional Sciences and Family Studies. This program includes attaining the designation of Professional Home Economist (P.H.Ec.) post-graduation.

Admission Requirements

Completion of first-year requirements with no failures. Students must have an average of at least 70% with no mark below 60% in the following principal courses:

Foods and Nutrition 1021 or Foods and Nutrition 1030E, 1.0 from Family Studies 1000-level courses, and 1.0 from Sociology 1000-level courses or Psychology 1000.

Module/Program Information

9.0 courses:

0.5 course from: Writing 1020F/G, Writing 2101F/G, to be taken no later than the 3rd year, and preferably during the 1st or 2nd year.
1.0 courses: Family Studies 2300F/G; Psychology 2850A/B or Sociology 2205A/B.
1.0 course(s) from: any of the Family Studies 2000-level courses.
1.0 course(s) from: any of the Family Studies 3000-level courses.
1.0 course(s) from: Human Ecology 3343A/B, Human Ecology 3338A/B, Psychology 2041, Psychology 2075, Psychology 2410A/B, Psychology 2620A/B, Psychology 3434E, Psychology 2054A/B or Sociology 2142A/B.
2.5 courses: Foods and Nutrition 2132A/B, Foods and Nutrition 2245A/B, Foods and Nutrition 3361A/B, Human Ecology 2222F/G, Human Ecology 2266F/G.
1.0 course(s) from: Foods and Nutrition 3320A/B, Foods and Nutrition 3348A/B, any Family Studies 3000- or 4000-level course, Sociology 3341F/G, Sociology 4496E.
1.0 courses: Family Studies 3230A/B, Family Studies 4220A/B.