Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2009/2010
Canadian Excellence

Global Justice
0.5 Credit

This course examines the ongoing debate about the extent of, and solutions to, world poverty. Special attention will be given to the disagreements over the prevalence of global poverty, as well as whether wealthier nations have a moral obligation to redistribute resources to the world's poorer ones.

Additional Course Information
Honours standing in Global Studies and at least 1.0 credit in 300 level GS courses, or permission of the instructor.

Senate/Editorial Changes

Senate Revision April 14, 2009: GS411 Prerequisite and weight change; effective September 1, 2009.