Bachelor of Arts Honours (B.A. Honours) - Sociology (Aboriginal Justice and Criminology (ABJAC))

This program is intended to prepare Aboriginal students for careers in corrections, public safety, advocacy, and other areas related to criminal or social justice. It includes required courses in Sociology, focusing on criminology and related courses. This course work includes two 12-week practicum-based courses, normally held in the summer, designed to provide students with the opportunity to gain work experience at local, national or international justice agencies and organizations. It is recommended that students intending to complete this program consult the department in the spring of their final year in high school or during their first year of university studies to determine an appropriate sequence of courses and to arrange registration in the practicum.

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)