Undergraduate Studies

History Undergraduate

Understand and Practice

UNDERSTAND history with the support of dynamic, innovative professors.
PRACTICE history by working directly with sources and ideas.
LIVE your training experience in a vibrant student community.

Programs

Honours BA in History

The Honours BA in History will lead you to understand and practice history from the Middle Ages to the present while developing superior competencies in research, methodology, writing, critical analysis, cogent interpretation of information, and effective communication.

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Joint Honours in History and Political Science

As a Joint Honours BA in History and Political Science student, you will combine the breadth and depth of our historical training with the conceptual framework of Political Science. In this program, you will be provided with access to a sophisticated skillset that many employers seek.

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Major in History

In the Major in History program , you will have the opportunity to understand and practice history for various times and places developing basic competencies in research, methodology, writing, critical analysis, cogent interpretation of information, and effective communication. 

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Minor in History

The Minor in History will initiate you to the discipline of history and provide the historical perspective and analytical skills necessary to enrich your training in other fields.

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