Students who are pursuing directed reading courses may do so after having successfully completed (passed) 24 credits in the Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies. The Faculty provides for such independent reading courses which are subject to guidelines of the departments and schools, and to the following regulations:
- The maximum permissible number of directed reading courses depends on a student's degree option and availability.
- Students in Honours programs may take 24 credits; students in a Bachelors program may take 18 credits.
- Within their last 30 credits, students may take a maximum of 12 credits in directed reading courses.
- Students may take a maximum of 12 credits of directed reading courses with the same faculty member.