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Sir Wilfred Grenfell College (2008/2009)
4 Sir Wilfred Grenfell College Core Program Requirements

Students completing the Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Business Administration, Bachelor of Resource Management, and Bachelor of Science degree programs at Sir Wilfred Grenfell College must complete Core program requirements as follows:

  1. Literacy Requirement

    Thirty credit hours in Writing courses which must include 6 credit hours in first-year English. Up to 6 credit hours in languages other than English may be used to satisfy the literacy requirement. Courses in this group are identified with the designation W and are listed in the table, Designated Writing Courses (W).

    Courses in this category must either be completed through on-campus offerings at Sir Wilfred Grenfell College or be demonstrated to be equivalent to Grenfell writing courses.

  2. Quantitative Reasoning and Analysis Requirement

    Six credit hours in Quantitative Reasoning and Analysis courses. Courses in this group are identified with the designation QRA and are listed in the table, Designated Quantitative Reasoning and Analysis Courses (QRA).

  3. Breadth of Knowledge Requirement

    Six credit hours from each of the three groups identified below for a total of 18 credit hours. The courses chosen can be any courses within the disciplines identified. However, students are not permitted to use these courses to meet the Quantitative Reasoning and Analysis requirement nor the first-year English requirements.

    • Group A: Art History, Classics, English, History, Humanities, Languages, Philosophy, Religious Studies, Theatre, Visual Arts

    • Group B: Anthropology, Business, Economics, Education, Environmental Studies, Folklore, Geography, Human Kinetics and Recreation, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology, Sustainable Resource Management, Tourism Studies, Women's Studies

    • Group C: Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Computer Science, Earth Sciences, Environmental Science, Mathematics, Physics, Science

4.1 Designated Writing Courses (W)

Anthropology: 2240, 2300, 2500, 3080, 3083, 3140, 3520, 3525, 4072, 4440

Biology: 2040, 2041, 2122, 2600

Business: 1201, 2000, 2808, 6500, 7000, 7010, 7025

Chemistry: 2210

Classics: 1100, 1120, 1121, 1200, 2010, 2015, 2020, 2035, 2040, 2055, 2060, 2701, 2800, 2801, 3010, 3020, 3110, 3111, 3130

Earth Science: 2914, 2915

English: All English courses listed with the Sir Wilfred Grenfell College English Program and English 1110 and 2010

Environmental Science: 2370, 2371, 3131, 3210, 3211, 3260, 4000, 4133, 4950, 4951, 4959

Environmental Studies: 4000, 4950

Folklore: 1000, 1050, 2000, 2300, 2401, 2500, 2600, 3130, 3200, 3300, 4072, 4440

Forestry: 3000, 3200

French: 2100, 2101, 2601, 2602, 3100, 3101

Geography: 2001, 2302

History: All history courses listed with the Sir Wilfred Grenfell College Historical Studies Program

Human Kinetics and Recreation (HKR): 2300, 3330, 3340, 3350, 3410

Humanities: 3000, 4000, 4950

Philosophy: 1001, 1200, 1600, 2200, 2220, 2230, 2701, 2702, 2800-2810, 3120, 3150, 3160, 3400, 3600, 3610, 3620, 3701, 3730, 3850, 3860, 3940, 4200-4790, 4200, 4250, 4700

Political Science: 1010, 1020, 2000, 2200, 2711, 3550, 3731

Psychology: 4910, 4950, 4951, 4959

Religious Studies: 1000, 1010, 1020, 2011, 2013, 2050, 2051, 2610, 3010, 3020, 3030, 3040, 3200, 3401, 3820, 3840, 3880

Science: 3000, 3001, 4000, 4950, 4951, 4959

Social/Cultural Studies: 4000, 4100, 4950

Sociology: 2240, 2610, 3140, 3150, 3290, 3395, 4072

Sustainable Resource Management: 2000, 2001, 3000, 3001, 3002, 4001, 4002, 4003, 4010, 4950

Tourism Studies: 1100, 2000, 3230, 3240, 3800, 4010, 4950

Visual Arts: 2700, 2701, 3620, 3700, 3701, 3702-3721, 3820, 4060, 4700-4729, 4730, 4731, 4740, 4741

Women's Studies: 2001

University: 1010

Note:

Courses will be designated Writing courses by the Academic Studies Committee. A Writing course is a course in which a minimum of 30 percent of the course grade involves a specific component consisting of written work on which students will receive feedback. For the purpose of this regulation, the final examination will not be counted as part of the evaluated Writing component