Office of the Registrar
Sir Wilfred Grenfell College (2007/2008)
5.2 Major
  1. The requirements for a Major can be fulfilled in one of two ways:

    1. minimum of 36 credit hours in a single discipline or

    2. minimum of 72 credit hours in an interdisciplinary area


    1. Students choosing a single discipline major (with the exception of Bachelor of Science in Psychology) must complete one of the following: (I) minor or (ii) with the permission of the appropriate program chair(s), a second major.

    2. Actual credit hours required for specific disciplines will vary.

  2. All Majors require a minimum of 12 credit hours in 3000-level courses, 6 credit hours in 4000-level courses and 3 credit hours in a 4000-level senior project.

  3. A candidate must follow the specific requirements for each major program as set forth in the Sir Wilfred Grenfell College section of the University Calendar

  4. Single discipline majors are available in following areas:

    • Division of Arts: English, Historical Studies
    • Division of Social Science: Psychology (B.A. and B.Sc.); Tourism Studies

    Interdisciplinary majors are available in following areas:

    • Division of Arts: Humanities
    • Division of Social Science: Environmental Studies, Social/Cultural Studies
    • Division of Science: Environmental Science, General Science