Academic Calendar - 2024

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2024

Western Main Campus

Faculty of Social Science - Geography and Environment

Admission Requirements

Completion of first-year requirements, including 1.0 course from Geography 1200A/B, Geography 1300A/B, Geography 1400F/G, Geography 1500F/G, Environmental Science 1021F/G, with a mark of at least 60% in each of these courses.

If upper-year students have not completed 1.0 courses listed above, they may select one or two courses from: Geography 2131A/B, Geography 2132A/B, Geography 2152F/G, Geography 2153A/B, and/or Geography 2160A/B, in making up the 1.0 admission requirement, as long as they were completed with a grade of at least 60%.

Module/Program Information

6.5 courses:

2.0 courses: Geography 2133A/B, Geography 3350A/B, Geography 3446F/G, Geography 4450F/G.
1.0 course from Biology 2485A/B, Biology 3425F/G, Geography 2310A/B, Geography 2320A/B, Geography 2330A/B, Geography 3352A/B, Geography 3353A/B, Geography 3354A/B.
0.5 course from: Geography 2210A/B or any of the statistics courses listed as its anti-requisite, Geography 2220A/B, Geography 2230A/B, Geography 3250A/B.
2.0 courses from: Anthropology 2203F/G or Indigenous Studies 2203F/G, Anthropology 2237A/B, Anthropology 2277A/B, Economics 2172A/B, Geography 2162A/B, Geography 2411F/G or Indigenous Studies 2601F/G, Geography 2430A/B, Geography 3413F/G, Geography 3414A/B, Geography 3441F/G, Geography 3443F/G, Geography 3445F/G, Political Science 3208F/G, Political Science 3379E, Sociology 2155A/B, Sociology 4471F/G.
1.0 course from: Governance, Leadership and Ethics 2005F/G, History 3721F/G, History 3723F/G, Philosophy 2035F/G, Philosophy 2356F/G, Philosophy 3850F/G, Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies 2165A/B, Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies 3312F/G.

1. 2.5 courses must be from 3000 level or above.
2. Combination with a Major module in Science or Basic Medical Sciences may allow graduation with a 4 year BSc.
3. To qualify for a 4 year BSc degree, 11.0 Science and/or Science-equivalent courses are required.
4. When taken within this module, the following Geography courses count towards meeting the requirement of 11.0 Science courses in a 4-Year BSc: Geography 2133A/B, Geography 2210A/B, Geography 2310A/B, Geography 2320A/B, Geography 3350A/B, Geography 3352A/B, Geography 3353A/B, Geography 3354A/B.