Humanities and Social Sciences

Bachelor of Arts

The bachelor of arts degree requires students to complete a minimum of 120 credit hours (normally 40 courses) and generally takes four years to complete. During your studies, you will examine culture, thought, prehistory and history, human interactions and the social and natural forces that constantly transform our society. You will gain the critical-thinking, analytical and communication skills needed to succeed and adapt in a changing world through the study of a major and minor.

^ Interdisciplinary majors are those that include views and perspectives from more than one academic department at Memorial.

Other BA Majors

These additional major programs are not housed in the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, but you can choose to complete a BA in these subjects:

* Co-op available

 

Admission requirements

You may apply for admission into the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences by indicating bachelor of arts as your program choice on the undergraduate application for admission. Direct entry into the faculty is subject to your meeting the general admission requirements for Memorial University.

You may choose your intended major at the time of application or you can explore your options and declare a major in a later semester.

To declare most majors and minors from the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, email reghelp@mun.ca to make your choice official. Some majors programs require signatures on a declaration form or have a competitive application process.

Program Information
Faculty/School:

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Campus:

  • St. John's
  • Online (partially)

Honours Option:

Yes

Co-op Available:

Yes (with majors as indicated)

Duration:

4 years

Intake:

Fall, winter and spring semesters

Application Deadline:

Applications are considered on a rolling basis. Students are encouraged to apply by:

  • March 1 for fall admission
  • Oct. 1 for winter admission
  • Feb. 1 for spring admission

Supplementary Application:

No


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Tel: (709) 864-8000