Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2011/2012
Canadian Excellence

Independent Studies
1.0 Credit

This course offers students the opportunity to explore selected topics growing out of the contemporary studies core curriculum. All students will discuss their topics and approaches to these topics with their professor and will normally meet on a weekly basis. Students may choose to prepare an extended conventional essay, a series of shorter essays, reports, short stories, video documentaries or other creative means of assessment, developed in consultation with their professor. A conference-style oral presentation will be a required element in the assessment.

This course is taught over two terms.

Additional Course Information
Co-requisites or Prerequisites
At least 1.0 CT credit at the 200 or 300 level and permission of the instructor.
Irregular course