Search
Thunder Bay • Orillia

Honours BA, BEd (Psychology Major) P/J(TB)

Six Year program

A student may, in consultation with the department, enter the Honours BA program in Psychology in any year providing an overall 70% average has been obtained in the psychology courses of the preceding years.

Prior to Entry into Professional Year
In concurrent Education programs at the Primary/Junior level, students must meet and complete requirements of the partnering Honours program including all Pre-Professional Program Education requirements. (See Concurrent Degree Programs Information for Education requirements)

Note:  Students are required to take 0.5 FCE from Type E Indigenous Content (see Course Classifications). This may be taken in any year of study and may be taken as an elective or as part of another program requirement.

First Year:
(a) Psychology 1100
(b) One FCE in English, French or Indigenous Language (see Note above regarding Type E course requirement)
(c) One FCE from Type A courses (see Note above regarding Type E course requirement)
(d) One FCE in Science (General Science 1000 recommended) (see Concurrent Education Content Regulations #1, regarding eligible Science courses)
(e) One half-course elective in Music or Visual Arts
(f) Education 1050

Second Year:
(a) Psychology 2101 (see Department of Psychology, Academic Regulations, Note 2)
(b) Psychology 2011 and 2012 or one FCE in Psychology selected from the core groups (see Department of Psychology, Academic Regulations, Notes 1 and 3)
(c) One FCE from Type B courses
(d) One and one-half FCE electives, one of which may be in Psychology (see Note above regarding Type E course requirement)
(e) Education 2050

Third Year: 
(a) Psychology 3911
(b) One and one-half FCEs in Psychology (see Department of Psychology, Academic Regulations, Notes 1, 2 and 3)
(c) Two and one-half FCE electives, one of which may be Psychology (see Department of Psychology, Academic Regulations, Notes 1, 2 and 3 and Note above regarding Type E course requirement)
(d) One half-course Education elective (see Electives in the Department of Undergraduate Studies in Education Courses list)
Note: Concurrent Education students should check the timetable for Pre-Professional Program course offerings.

Fourth Year:
(a) Four FCEs in Psychology, preferably at the fourth year level (see Department of Psychology, Academic Regulations, Notes 1, 2 and 3)
(b) One FCE elective (see Note above regarding Type E course requirement)

Note:  Students who are contemplating graduate studies or other research activities in Psychology are urged to take Specialized Honours in Psychology and Psychology 4111 is recommended.

Fifth and Sixth Years (2-Year Professional Program):
Concurrent Education (Primary/Junior) requirements