Joint Honours in History and Political Science

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)
  • ENG 1100 (compulsory course)
  • POL 1101 (compulsory course)
  • 3 optional course units in history (HIS)
  • 6 elective course units
  • 3 course units from: (compulsory course) ENG 1120 or ENG 1121
  • POL 1102 (recommended course - 3 optional course units in political science (POL).)
  • 3 optional course units in history (HIS)
  • 6 elective course units
2nd year
(30 course units)
  • HIS 2100 (compulsory course)
  • POL 2103 (compulsory course)
  • POL 2107 (compulsory course)
  • POL 2156 (compulsory course)
  • 3 optional course units in history (HIS) at the 2000-, 3000- or 4000-level
  • POL 2101 (compulsory course)
  • POL 2104 (compulsory course)
  • POL 2108 (compulsory course)
  • 6 optional course units in history (HIS) at the 2000-, 3000- or 4000-level
3rd year
(30 course units)
  • POL 3102 (compulsory course)
  • 3 course units from: POL 3370 or POL 3371
  • 3 optional course units in history (HIS) at the 2000-, 3000- or 4000-level
  • 3 optional course units in history (HIS) at the 3000-level
  • 3 elective course units
  • 3 optional course units in history (HIS)
  • 9 optional course units in history (HIS) at the 3000-level
  • 3 optional course units in comparative politics from: POL 3114, POL 3115, POL 3144, POL 3145, POL 3162, POL 3164, POL 3180, POL 4141, POL 4184, POL 4378 1
4th year
(30 course units)
  • 3 course units from: POL 4310, POL 4320, POL 4330, POL 4350, POL 4930 1
  • 3 optional course units in canadian politics (POL) from: POL 3159, POL 3171, POL 3172, POL 3174, POL 4134, POL 4150, POL 4154, POL 4162, POL 4165, POL 4166 1
  • 6 optional course units in history (HIS) at the 4000-level
  • 3 optional course units in political science (POL) at the 4000-level 1
  • 3 optional course units in international relations from: POL 3113, POL 3123, POL 3124, POL 3176, POL 3177, POL 3179, POL 4126, POL 4127, POL 4173, POL 4188 1
  • 3 optional seminar course units in history (HIS) at the 4000-level 
  • 3 optional course units in history (HIS) at the 4000-level 
  • 3 optional course units in political science (POL) at the 4000-level 1
  • 3 elective course units

Notes

  1. Registration to 4000-level courses in political science (POL) is limited to 4th year political science students.

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