Bachelor of Arts Honours (B.A. Honours) - Psychology

Students interested in entering an Honours program should consult advisors in the department concerned before registering for their second year. Of the 120 credit units required for the B.A. Honours degree, at least 66 credit units must be at the senior level.  Application for admission to Honours is not considered until successful completion of at least 60 credit units with at least 70% in the subject of Honours.  For further details, please see the Academic Information and Policies section.

Students must have completed at least 60 credit units before applying for admission to the Honours Degree Program in Psychology.  Formal admission requires application for admission made on a form available at the Undergraduate Student Office, College of Arts and Science.  Each year the department of Psychology normally admits 30 students into the Honours Program. These admissions are done on a competitive basis and averages below 78% (for all courses taken in Psychology) would not normally be competitive for the program.

No more than 6 credit units from one subject may be used in Requirements B1 to B4.

B1 Basic Social Science Requirement (12 credit units)

B2 Humanities Requirement (6 credit units)

B3 Science Requirement (6 credit units)

B4 Language Requirement (6 credit units)

B5 General Requirement (6 credit units)

B6 Major Requirement (54 credit units)

B7 Electives Requirement (30 credit units)