Honours in International Studies and Modern Languages

Since course schedules vary from year to year, courses may not be offered at the suggested term. You may adjust your course sequence accordingly.

Suggested course sequence
4 years / 120 course units

Year Fall Winter
1st year
(30 course units)
  • 3 course units from: (compulsory course) ENG 1120 or ENG 1121
  • HIS 1111 (compulsory course)
  • 3 course units from: ECO 1102 or ECO 1302
  • 3 course units in French as a second language (FLS) from the list of second language courses 1
  • 3 course units from selected third language 2
2nd year
(30 course units)
  • POL 2107 (compulsory course)
  • POL 2156 (compulsory course)
  • 3 course units from: SRS 1112, SRS 2113, SRS 2195, SRS 3191, SRS 3194
  • 3 course units in French as a second language (FLS) from the list of second language courses 1
  • 3 course units from selected third language 2
  • POL 2103 (compulsory course) 
  • POL 2104 (compulsory course)
  • POL 2108 (compulsory course)
  • 3 course units in French as a second language (FLS) from the list of second language courses 1
  • 3 course units from selected third language 2
3rd year
(30 course units)
  • GEG 2108 (compulsory course)
  • POL 3102 (compulsory course)
  • 3 optional course units in political science (POL) from the list of optional courses
  • 3 course units in French as a second language (FLS) from the list of second language courses 1
  • 3 course units from selected third language 2
  • 3 optional course units in political science (POL) from the list of optional courses
  • 3 optional course units from the list of optional courses
  • 3 course units in French as a second language (FLS) from the list of second language courses 1
  • 3 course units from selected third language 2
  • 3 elective course units
4th year
(30 course units)
  • 3 optional course units in political science (POL) at the 4000-level from the list of optional courses
  • POL 4930 (compulsory course)
  • 3 course units in French as a second language (FLS) from the list of second language courses 1
  • 3 course units in a non language (culture and civilization) from selected third language 2
  • 3 elective course units
  • 6 optional course units in political science (POL) at the 4000-level from the list of optional courses
  • 3 course units in French as a second language (FLS) from the list of second language courses 1
  • 6 elective course units

Notes

  1. In order to obtain a degree in International Studies and Modern Languages, students must successfully complete 24 course credits in their second language (FLS). A student may be exempted from this requirement if he or she successfully completes the Second Language Certification test (FLS 3500) with a minimum of two scores of at least 3 and no score below 2.
  2. In order to obtain a degree in International Studies and Modern Languages, students must have reached advanced level II in one of the following languages and taken at least three course credits in a non language course (culture and civilization): Arabic, Chinese, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian or Spanish.

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