Office of the Registrar
Grenfell Campus (2015/2016)
7 Program Regulations - General and Honours Degrees
7.1 Grenfell Campus Core Program Requirements

Students completing the Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Business Administration, Bachelor of Resource Management, and Bachelor of Science degree programs at Grenfell Campus must complete the requirements as outlined below under Breadth of Knowledge Requirement, Literacy Requirement, and Quantitative Reasoning and Analysis Requirement.

7.1.1 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.

7.1.1.1 Breadth of Knowledge Requirement - Group A

Art History, Classics, English, History, Humanities, Languages, Philosophy, Religious Studies, Theatre, Visual Arts

7.1.1.2 Breadth of Knowledge Requirement - Group B

Anthropology, Business, Economics, Education, Environmental Studies, Folklore, Gender Studies, Geography, Human Kinetics and Recreation, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology, Sustainable Resource Management, Tourism Studies

7.1.1.3 Breadth of Knowledge Requirement - Group C

Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Computer Science, Earth Sciences, Environmental Science, Mathematics, Physics, Science

7.1.2 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 Table 1 Designated Writing Courses (W).

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

7.1.3 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 Table 2 Designated Quantitative Reasoning and Analysis Courses (QRA).

7.1.4 Designated Writing Courses (W)

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.

Table 1 Designated Writing Courses (W)

Anthropology: 2230, 2240, 2300, 2412, 2414, 2500, 3080, 3083, 3140, 3314, 3520, 3525, 4072, 4440

Humanities: 1001, 1002, 2001, 2002, 2010, 3001, 3002, 3010, 3020, 3021, 4001, 4010, 4950

Biology: 2040, 2041, 2122, 2600

Mathematics: 2130, 4950

Business: 1210, 2000, 2010, 2210, 2808, 3310, 5220, 6500, 6800, 7000, 7010, 7025, 7050, 7600

Philosophy: 1200, 1600, 2220, 2230, 2551, 2561, 2581, 2701, 2702, 3120, 3150, 3160, 3400, 3500, 3600, 3610, 3620, 3730, 3850, 3860, 3940, 4200-4790, 4200, 4250, 4700

Chemistry: 2210

Physics: 4100, 4950

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

Political Science: 1010, 1020, 2200, 2600, 3550, 3731

Earth Sciences: 2914, 2915

Psychology: 4910, 4925, 4950, 4951, 4959

English: All English courses listed with the Grenfell Campus English Program and English 2010

Religious Studies: 1000, 1010, 1020, 2013, 2050, 2051, 2610, 2830, 3010, 3020, 3200, 3401, 3500, 3820, 3831,3840, 3880

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

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

Environmental Studies: 4000, 4950

Social/Cultural Studies: 4000, 4100, 4950

Folklore: 1000, 1050, 2100, 2230, 2300, 2401, 2500, 2600, 3130, 3200, 3300, 3606, 4440

Sociology: 2100, 2120, 2230, 2240, 2610, 3140, 3150, 3160, 3290, 3314, 3395, 4072

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

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

Gender Studies: 2001

Theatre: 1000, 1001

Geography: 2001, 2302

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

History: All History courses listed with the Grenfell Campus Historical Studies Program

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

Human Kinetics and Recreation: 2300, 3330, 3340, 3350, 3410

University: 1010

7.1.5 Designated Quantitative Reasoning and Analysis Courses (QRA)

Courses will be designated Quantitative Reasoning and Analysis by the Academic Studies Committee. The Quantitative Reasoning and Analysis (QRA) Requirement is intended to help students develop a degree of appreciation of numerical, statistical and/or symbolic modes of representation, as well as an appreciation of the analysis, interpretation and broader quantitative application of such representations.

Table 2 Designated Quantitative Reasoning and Analysis Courses (QRA)
  • Fine Arts
  • None
  • Science
  • Biochemistry 1430
  • Biology 2250, 2600
  • Chemistry (All courses with the exception of Chemistry 1900)
  • Computer Science (All courses)
  • Earth Sciences 2150
  • Environmental Science (All courses with the exception of: 1000, 2360, 2370, 2371, 3072 and 4000)
  • Mathematics (All courses)
  • Statistics (All courses)
  • Physics (All courses)