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BSc Honours and Specialized Honours Program

A. General Education:

B. Major requirements:

The STS major program core (24 credits) The program core for the STS major is defined as:

  • SC/STS 1411 3.0: Introduction to Science, Technology and Society
  • SC/STS 2411 3.0: Exploring Science, Technology and Society
  • SC/STS 2010 3.0: History of Modern Science (cross-listed to AP/HIST 2810 3.0)
  • SC/STS 2210 3.0: Technology in the Modern World (cross-listed to AP/HIST 2822 3.0)
  • SC/STS 2222 3.0: Exploring Gender in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
  • SC/STS 2333 3.0: Science, Technology and Racial Social Justice
  • SC/STS 4501 6.0: Capstone: Science, Technology and Society Seminar
  • an additional 30 credits from the approved science, technology and society major courses (for a total of 54 science, technology and society credits, including at least 18 credits at the 3000 or higher level, of which at least 12 are at the 4000 level);
  • at least 18 science credits at the 2000 level or higher that are not science, technology and society courses.
  • and society major courses.

C. Science Breadth:

satisfied within the major requirements.

D. Upper-Level Requirements:

a minimum of 42 credits at the 3000 level or above.

E. Additional Elective Credits:

as required, for an overall total of 120 credits.

F. Standing Requirements:

To graduate in an Honours program requires successful completion of all Faculty requirements and departmental required courses and a minimum cumulative credit-weighted grade point average of 5.00 overall courses completed.

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