Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2006/2007
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Areas of Study/Courses @ Laurier (Direct Links)


Effective September 2005, general degrees without a major will be available to students.
Effective September 2007, the university will offer only three general degrees: a BA, a BSc and a BA in Contemporary Studies (available only on the Brantford campus).
No further designation (major, option or minor) is awarded with these degrees. Minimum progression and graduation requirements for these three general programs are effective September 2005.

Students admitted prior to September 2007, who have not allowed an 18-month lapse in course registration and are in good standing in their program/major, may follow the progression regulations that were in effect at the time of their registration in a general major.

Areas of Study: 


Accounting Diploma Administration Option


Applied Economics
Applied Mathematics
Astronomy Biology Biochemistry/Biotechnology
Business Administration (BBA)Diploma in Business AdministrationBusiness & Science (BBSc)
Business FrenchBusiness GermanBusiness Spanish
Canadian StudiesChamber MusicChartered Accountancy Designation
ChemistryChildren's Education & DevelopmentChurch Music
Classical StudiesCommunication StudiesComposition (Music)
Comprehensive (Music) Comprehensive: Music Education Computer Science

Computing & Computer Electronics Contemporary Studies Co-operative Education
Criminology Cultural StudiesDesignation Programs
Economics/Economics & Accounting/Administration/ Financial ManagementBachelor of Education (WLU-Waterloo): Consecutive degree Bachelor of Education(Nipissing Univ)/BA (WLU-Brantford):
Concurrent degree


Environmental Science Environmental Studies
Film Studies Financial Mathematics
Financial Planning
Fine Arts French Geography
Geology Geomatics German
Global Studies Greek Hebrew
History History & Philosophy of Science Human Rights & Human Diversity
Indigenous StudiesItalianJournalism
Kinesiology & Physical Education Languages & Literatures Latin
Mathematics Medieval Studies Mediterranean Studies
Music Music History Music Theory
Music TherapyNear Eastern StudiesOpera
Organizational Leadership Performance (BMus) Performance (Diploma)
Philosophy Philosophy, Political Science & Economics Photonics
Physical Geography Physics Political Science
Professional Experience Program OptionPsychology Religion & Culture
ScienceService Learning
Social Welfare
Sociology Spanish Statistics
Urban Studies Women's Studies