Global Studies - Certificate

The purpose of this certificate program is to contribute to the internationalization of the learning environment and the learning experiences of undergraduate students at the University of Saskatchewan. By participating in this certificate program undergraduate students from various academic backgrounds have the opportunity to come together with a common focus—a commitment to gaining understanding of various facets of the global village, gaining international experience, and becoming more aware and active as global citizens.

If you are interested in more information about Global Studies or how to receive credit for the certificate, please contact student-advice@artsandscience.usask.ca

Major Average

The major average in the Certificate of Proficiency in Global Studies includes the grades earned in:

  • All courses eligible to be used in the program.

Residency Requirements in the Major

To receive a Certificate of Proficiency in Global Studies, students must complete at least two-thirds of the following coursework (to the nearest highest multiple of 3 credit units) from the University of Saskatchewan.

See Residency for additional details.

Global Studies Certificate - Requirements (15-18 credit units)

Cluster A: Global Systems and Dynamics

Cluster B: Area and Sectoral Studies

Cluster C: People and Cultures

Cluster D: Languages

Important Notes