University of Guelph 2001-2002 Undergraduate Calendar

X--Degree Programs, Bachelor of Arts and Sciences (B.A.S.)

Note: The Bachelor of Arts and Sciences program will be implemented in the Fall of 2002 (Fall 2001 application cycle).

The University of Guelph offers an 8 semester (20.00 credits) honours program leading to a Bachelor of Arts and Sciences (B.A.S.) degree.

Program Information

Program Counselling

The B.A.S. program counsellor assists students in the selection of appropriate courses for their chosen minors.

Faculty and advisors assist with the selection of research topics for the senior level project course.

Continuation of Study

To be eligible to continue in the program, students must meet the requirements for Continuation of Study as noted in Section VIII--Undergraduate Degree Regulations & Procedures of this calendar (Schedules 1 and 2).

Conditions for Graduation

To qualify for the degree Bachelor of Arts and Sciences, the student must successfully complete a minimum of 20.00 credits as set out in the Schedule of Studies listed below. In addition, students must meet the continuation of study requirements at the time of graduation and have a 60.00% cumulative avarage.

Distribution Requirements

This major will require the completion of 20.00 credits as indicated below, with a maximum of 7.00 credits at the 1000 level. First year core courses may be counted towards the minors.

BIOL*1030 [0.50] Biology I

CHEM*1040 [0.50] General Chemistry I

One of:

MATH*1080 [0.50] Elements of Calculus I

MATH*1200 [0.50] Calculus I

One of:

PHYS*1000 [0.50] An Introduction to Mechanics

PHYS*1070 [0.50] Introductory Physics for the Life Sciences I

PHYS*1110 [0.50] Introductory Physics with Applications I

a) 1.00 credit over at least 2 different subject areas in the College of Arts:

ARTH Art History

CLAS Classical Studies

DRMA Drama

ENGL English

FREN French Studies

GERM German Studies

GREK Greek

HIST History

HUMN Humanities

ITAL Italian Studies

LAT Latin Studies

LING Linguistics

MUSC Music

PHIL Philosophy

SART Studio Art

SPAN Spanish Studies

b) 1.00 credit over at least 2 different subject areas in the College of Social and Applied Human Sciences:

ANTH Anthropology

ECON Economics

GEOG Geography

ISS Interdisciplinary Social Science

POLS Political Science

PSYC Psychology

SOAN Sociology and Anthropology

SOC Sociology

WMST Women's Studies

ASCI*1000 [0.50] Society and Science I: Historical Perspectives

ASCI*1010 [0.50] Society and Science II: Current Issues

ASCI*2000 [0.50] Modes of Inquiry and Communication Across Disciplines

ASCI*3000 [0.50] Arts and Sciences Community Project

ASCI*4000 [0.50] Arts and Sciences Honours Seminar

ASCI*4010 [0.50] Arts and Sciences Honours Research Paper

*some minors may require more than 5.00 credits, which will reduce the number of free electives taken

Schedule of Studies

Semester 1

ASCI*1000 [0.50] Society and Science I: Historical Perspectives

1.00 credit arts core

1.00 credit science core

Semester 2

ASCI*1010 [0.50] Society and Science II: Current Issues

1.00 credit arts core

1.00 credit science core

Semester 3*

ASCI*2000 [0.50] Modes of Inquiry and Communication Across Disciplines

1.00 credit arts minor

1.00 credit science minor

Semester 4*

1.00 credit arts minor

1.00 credit science minor

0.50 free elective

Semester 5

ASCI*3000 [0.50] Arts and Sciences Community Project

1.00 credit arts minor

1.00 credit science minor

Semester 6

1.00 credit arts minor

1.00 credit science minor

0.50 free elective

Semester 7

ASCI*4000 [0.50] Arts and Sciences Honours Seminar

1.00 credit arts minor

1.00 credit science minor

Semester 8

ASCI*4010 [0.50] Arts and Sciences Honours Research Paper

2.00 free electives

*ASCI*2000 can and the free elective can be switched between sem. 3 and 4



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Last revision: October 18, 2001 (Section IX December 01, 2001; format revision November 20, 2001).

2001 Office of Registrarial Services, University of Guelph