Office of the Registrar
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences (2017/2018)
14.17 International

International courses are designated by INTL.


International Study Program

is a non-credit hour designation that signifies completion of a Harlow Campus semester, a field school offered outside of Canada by Memorial University of Newfoundland, or completion of another program of study requiring residency outside of Canada. The normal period of the residency outside of Canada is 12 weeks.

CH: 0

CO: enrollment in approved courses requiring residency outside of Canada (normally a minimum of 9 credit hours)

PR: acceptance into an approved university-level study program located outside of Canada


International Internship

is a full-time work or voluntary experience for at least 12 weeks duration in a location outside of Canada. Students are expected to learn, develop and practice the high standards of behaviours and performance normally expected in the work environment. Students should have sufficient academic grounding in international concepts to contribute to the international workplace, to acquire intercultural competencies and to develop as global citizens.

CH: 3

CR: any work term course (final character in the course number is “W”

LC: 0

PR: enrollment in the International Bachelor of Arts (iBA); minimum third-year standing; minimum 6 credit hours in Language Study (LS) courses; and 12 credit hours in designated International Studies (IS) courses with a minimum 70% average

AR = Attendance requirement; CH = Credit hours are 3 unless otherwise noted; CO = Co-requisite(s); CR = Credit can be retained for only one course from the set(s) consisting of the course being described and the course(s) listed; LC = Lecture hours per week are 3 unless otherwise noted; LH = Laboratory hours per week; OR = Other requirements of the course such as tutorials, practical sessions, or seminars; PR = Prerequisite(s); UL = Usage limitation(s).