Regulations - Major Program

  1. Students who major in Law and Society shall complete all the requirements of the Bachelor of Arts program.
  2. Students who major in Law and Society shall complete a minimum of 36 credit hours in courses which shall include the following Core Courses: LWSO 1000 & LWSO 4000
  3. Students are required to complete an additional 30 credit hours in at least 3 different disciplines and chosen from the course list including:
    • LWSO 1000 and LWSO 4000
    • 6 credits (2 courses) of Law and Society courses in addition to 1000 and 4000
    • 9 credits (3 courses) at the 1000- or 2000-level in addition to LWSO 1000
    • 15 credits (5 courses) at the 3000- or 4000-level in addition to LWSO 4000; at least 3 of these credits (1 course) should be at the 4000-level
    • No more than 15 credits (5 courses) from Table 2
    • Excepting students enrolled in the joint B.Comm/BA program, students may only count 6 credits (2 courses) from non-arts courses
  4. Before registering for any LWSO 4000 level course, students must complete 18 of the 36 credit hours required for the major including Law and Society 1000. In exceptional circumstances, the coordinator may waive this prerequisite.
  5. Students majoring in Law and Society may use the courses they complete to meet the requirements of either the Law and Society major or of their single-discipline major or minor but not both.