Academic Calendar - 2024

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2024


Certificate CERTIFICATE IN CRITICAL SECURITY STUDIES - admission discontinued

Admission to this certificate is discontinued effective September 1, 2022. Students currently enrolled in the certificate will be permitted to graduate upon fulfilment of the certificate requirements by August 31, 2025.

The Certificate in Critical Security Studies is intended to provide students with the theoretical and practical tools to analyze social issues associated with the mass development of new security projects, including those related to immigration and borders, digital privacy, surveillance, risk, health and population security, human security, terrorism, the environment, nationalism, the economy, and others. All degree courses may be credited toward other undergraduate programs. Any undergraduate student may apply for admission, subject to prerequisites and general admission requirements.

Admission Requirements

Enrolment in second or third year of an Honours Program, or a minimum modular average of 70% in a Major module. Enrolment in the fourth year by department permission.  This is a limited enrolment program and possession of the minimum admission requirements does not guarantee admission.

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