Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2005/2006
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Areas of Study at Laurier


Effective September 2005, general degrees with no 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 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
Anthropology Applied Economics
Applied Mathematics
Astronomy Biology Biochemistry/Biotechnology
Business Administration (BBA)Diploma in Business AdministrationBusiness and Science (BBSc)
Business FrenchBusiness GermanBusiness Spanish
Canadian StudiesChamber MusicChartered Accountancy Designation
ChemistryChildren's Education and DevelopmentChurch Music
Classical StudiesCommunication StudiesComposition (Music)
Comprehensive (Music) Comprehensive: Music Education Computer Science
Computing and Computer Electronics
Contemporary Studies Co-operative Education Criminology
Cultural Studies Designation Programs Economics/Economics and Accounting/Administration/ Financial Management

Bachelor of Education(Nipissing Univ)/BA (WLU)
Concurrent degree
English Environmental Science
Environmental Studies

Film Studies Financial Mathematics
Financial Planning

Fine Arts French Geography
Geology Geomatics German
Global Studies Greek Hebrew
History History and Philosophy of Science Human Rights and Human Diversity
Indigenous StudiesItalianJournalism
Kinesiology & Physical Education Languages and 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 and Economics Photonics
Physical Geography Physics
Political Science
Practicum (Music) Professional Experience Program Option Psychology
Religion and CultureScienceSocial Welfare
Sociology Spanish Statistics
Urban Studies Women's Studies