Certificate in Newfoundland and Labrador Studies

The certificate in Newfoundland and Labrador studies encourages students to better understand the histories, social cultures, languages, geographies, scientific knowledge, philosophies, folklore and contemporary experiences of Newfoundland and Labrador. The certificate will also provide you with an improved understanding of Newfoundland and Labrador's place in Canada and the world, including the ability to situate case studies that have application to broader knowledge development.


Sample courses

FOLK 2300 - Newfoundland and Labrador Folklore
LWSO 3014 - Indigenous and Government Relations in Newfoundland and Labrador
POSC 3880 - Newfoundland and Labrador Government and Politics


Program Information

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences


St. John's

Honours Option:


Co-op Available:



21 credit hours (7 courses)

Supplementary Application:


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Undergraduate Admissions and Programs

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000