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Summary of Changes Made in This Calendar

Summary of New Changes for 2018-2019 Academic Calendar

The following summary outlines changes from previous 2017-2018 academic programs, courses, regulations and admission requirements, approved by the Senate of Lakehead University, are meant to become effective for the 2018-2019 academic year and appear in this web calendar. Additional changes and updates that do not require the approval of the Senate of the University and are not mentioned below, are posted directly into the web calendar as soon as possible after they become effective.

Changes to Admission Requirements

The following admission requirements have been changed from the 2017-2018 Academic Calendar:

FACULTY OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

  • Admission Requirements for Graduate Diploma in Accounting

FACULTY OF EDUCATION

  • Requirements for Admission to Undergraduate Degree Programs

FACULTY OF HEALTH AND BEHAVIOURAL SCIENCES

  • Admission Requirements for the Master of Social Work Degree
  • Admission Requirements for Psychology Graduate Programs

FACULTY OF SCIENCE AND ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES

  • Admission Requirements HBSc (Applied Life Sciences major) with Specialization in Biomedical Techniques and Diploma in Biotechnology-Health (Lakehead/Georgian Partnership)
  • Admission Requirements for the HBSC Computer Science – Transfer Program
  • Admission Requirements for the HBSc Computer Science Combined Credential program with Georgian College
  • Admission Requirements for HBASc  Environmental Sustainability with specialization in Ecosystem Management – Pathway with Georgian College

UNIVERSITY ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

  • APPLYING TO LAKEHEAD UNIVERSITY

Changes to Regulations

The following regulations have been changed from the 2017-2018 Academic Calendar:

FACULTY OF EDUCATION

  • Department of Undergraduate Studies in Education

FACULTY OF ENGINEERING

  • Faculty Regulations (Faculty of Engineering)
  • Engineering Master’s Graduate Programs Regulations

FACULTY OF GRADUATE STUDIES

  • Master’s Regulations

FACULTY OF HEALTH AND BEHAVIOURAL SCIENCES

  • School of Kinesiology Regulations
  • School of Social Work Regulations
  • Psychology Graduate Programs Regulations

UNIVERSITY REGULATIONS

  • IV Examinations

Changes to Courses

The following courses have been changed from the 2017-2018 Academic Calendar:

FACULTY OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

Business (Orilla) 3331

Business (Thunder Bay) 3014, 4234, 4414, 5056, 5091

FACULTY OF EDUCATION

Education 0190, 0290, 0390, 1410, 2050, 2130, 2150, 3010, 3130, 3150, 3235, 3270, 4395, 4398, 4498

FACULTY OF ENGINEERING

Civil Engineering 3738

Chemical Engineering 2330, 4132, 4150, 4152, 4432

Mechanical Engineering 3436, 3710

FACULTY OF HEALTH AND BEHAVIOURAL SCIENCES

Gerontology 4719, 5790

Kinesiology 3610, 4610, 4714

Psychology 2511, 4511

Social Work 3215, 3315, 3401, 4217, 4407, 5112, 5215, 5513, 5514

FACULTY OF MEDICINE

Medicine 5005, 5025, 5045, 5065, 5085, 5205, 5225, 5245, 5265, 5285, 5305, 5405, 5425, 5445, 5465, 5485, 5605, 5625, 5645, 5665, 5685, 5710 5711, 5713, 5714, 5715, 5716

FACULTY OF SCIENCE AND ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES

Anthropology 2550, 3235, 3312, 3551, 3711, 3718

Biology 3217

Chemistry 3210

Economics 2115, 2117

Environmental Studies 1190

Environmental Sustainability 3013, 4013, 4901

Geology 2214

Geography 1150, 1170, 1190, 2271, 3331, 4351, 4731

Mathematics 2310, 2311

Physics 2111, 4113, 4171

FACULTY OF SOCIAL SCIENCES AND HUMANITIES

Classics 3701

French 3603

History 2110, 2115, 2116, 2130, 2138, 2139, 2201, 2203, 2312, 2350, 2511, 2512, 2513, 2515, 2619, 2631, 2633, 2811, 2821, 3335, 3336, 3811, 4001

Indigenous Learning 3351

Media Studies 2310, 3410, 3650

Native Language 2711, 2713, 3251, 3511, 3531, 3551, 3711, 3751, 3811, 3813

Outdoor Recreation 3610, 3715, 4611, 4920

Ojibwe 2001, 3001

Philosophy 3615

Political Science 3351

Religious Studies 1100, 2501, 3705

Sociology 3112, 3811, 4010, 4114

Visual Arts 4250

Women’s Studies 1100, 3111, 3701, 4010

New Courses

The following are newly approved courses for the 2018-2019 Academic Calendar:

FACULTY OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

Business (Orillia) 3355

Business (Thunder Bay) 3274, 4094, 4114, 5033, 5055, 5096

FACULTY OF EDUCATION

Education 3012, 4727, 4728, 4729

FACULTY OF ENGINEERING

Chemical Engineering 4333, 5652, 5653, 5654, 5655

Civil Engineering 0112, 5014

Software Engineering 0151, 0152, 0153, 0154, 0155, 2670, 3251, 4011

FACULTY OF HEALTH AND BEHAVIOURAL SCIENCES

Gerontology 3011

Kinesiology 5035

Psychology 6011, 6012

FACULTY OF NATURAL RESOURCES MANAGEMENT

Natural Resources Management 1011, 2013

FACULTY OF SCIENCE AND ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES

Environmental Studies 5030, 5050, 5311, 5711, 5901

FACULTY OF SOCIAL SCIENCES AND HUMANITIES

History 2610, 3718

Indigenous Learning 2550, 3551

Media Studies 3811

Music 4900

Philosophy 2014, 2330, 3011

Religious Studies 2715, 3715, 3718, 4715

Sociology 2011, 2012, 3011, 5011

Visual Arts 1011, 4030

Women’s Studies 3410

Courses Reinstated

The following courses have been reinstated back into the calendar for 2018-2019:

FACULTY OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

Business (Orillia) 3316

FACULTY OF HEALTH AND BEHAVIOURAL SCIENCES

Psychology 4331

FACULTY OF SOCIAL SCIENCES AND HUMANITIES

Political Science 3339

Courses Removed

The following courses have been removed from the Academic Calendar (the last calendar these courses appear is 2017-2018):

FACULTY OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

Business (Thunder Bay) 4014, 4078, 4233, 4274, 4993, 5015, 5338

FACULTY OF EDUCATION

Education 3235, 3250, 3273, 4623, 4667, 4743

FACULTY OF ENGINEERING

Engineering 0511, 0650, 0672, 0675, 0677, 3333, 3670, 4251

FACULTY OF HEALTH AND BEHAVIOURAL SCIENCES

Nursing 3010, 3030, 3050, 3070, 3090, 4450

Psychology 3531, 4411, 5071

FACULTY OF SCIENCE AND ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES

Anthropology 3317, 3733, 3716

Biology 3475

Chemistry 1010

Computer Science 0412, 1990, 5992, 5993

Environmental Studies 2110

Geography 3531

Geology 1050

Mathematics 0140, 4375

Northern Environments and Cultures 5030, 5050, 5311, 5711, 5901

Physics 2410, 3411, 3990, 3992, 4990, 4992

FACULTY OF SOCIAL SCIENCES AND HUMANITIES

History 3333, 3703, 3812, 3901

Indigenous Learning 3333

Italian 2530

Media Studies 2650

Music 2337, 3337, 3354, 3355, 4336, 4951

Outdoor Recreation 5010, 5030, 5050, 5111, 5112, 5131, 5133, 5311, 5510, 5550, 5733, 5901

Philosophy 3330

Political Science 3339, 3355, 4312, 4330

Sociology 3213

Visual Arts 3060, 3231, 4130

Changes to Programs

The following programs have been changed from the 2017-2018 Academic Calendar:

FACULTY OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

  • Bachelor of Administration College Transfer Program for Graduates of a College Accounting Diploma Program (Thunder Bay)
  • Bachelor of Administration College Transfer Program for Graduates of a College General Business Diploma Program (Thunder Bay)
  • Bachelor of Administration College Transfer Program for Graduates of a College Human Resources Management Diploma Program (Thunder Bay)
  • Bachelor of Administration College Transfer Program for Graduates of a College International Business Diploma Program (Thunder Bay)
  • Bachelor of Administration College Transfer Program for Graduates of a College Marketing Diploma Program (Thunder Bay)
  • Bachelor of Administration (Management) (Orillia)
  • Bachelor of Administration College Transfer Program for Graduates of a College Accounting Diploma Program (Orillia)
  • Bachelor of Administration College Transfer Program for Graduates of a College General Business Diploma Program (Orillia)
  • Bachelor of Administration College Transfer Program for Graduates of a College Human Resources Management Diploma Program (Orillia)
  • Bachelor of Administration College Transfer Program for Graduates of a College International Business Diploma Program (Orillia)
  • Bachelor of Administration College Transfer Program for Graduates of a College Marketing Diploma Program (Orillia)
  • Honours Bachelor of Commerce (International Business Major) (Thunder Bay)
  • Honours Bachelor of Commerce (Marketing Major) (Thunder Bay)
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Master of Science in Management MSc(Mgt) (Research Project)
  • Master of Science in Management MSc(Mgt) (Thesis)

FACULTY OF EDUCATION

  • BA, BEd (Indigenous Learning Major) I/S – Indigenous Teacher Education Program
  • Honours BEd (Indigenous Teacher Education) P/J
  • HBOR, BEd (Outdoor Recreation) I/S
  • HBOR, BEd (Outdoor Recreation) P/J
  • Honours BFA, BEd (Visual Arts Major) I/S
  • Honours BASc, BEd (Interdisciplinary Studies Major with Concentration in Human Nature) P/J
  • BESc4, BEd (Geography Major) I/S
  • Two-Year Bachelor of Education (BEd) – Intermediate-Senior Specialization

FACULTY OF ENGINEERING

  • Bachelor of Engineering (Chemical Engineering)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical Engineering)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Software Engineering)

FACULTY OF HEALTH AND BEHAVIOURAL SCIENCES

Department of Health Sciences

  • BA (Gerontology Major)
  • Master of Public Health (course option) with Specialization in Nursing with Nurse Practitioner Electives
  • Interdisciplinary Dementia Studies Certificate Program
  • Interdisciplinary Palliative Care Certificate Program 

School of Kinesiology

  • Master of Science in Kinesiology
  • Master of Science in Kinesiology (Specialization in Gerontology)

Department of Psychology

  • BA (Psychology and Philosophy Majors)
  • Honours BA (Philosophy and Psychology Majors)
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology, Clinical Psychology

School of Social Work

  • Honours Bachelor of Social Work
  • Honours Bachelor of Social Work 1 Yr

FACULTY OF NATURAL RESOURCES MANAGEMENT

  • Honours Bachelor of Environmental Management
  • Honours Bachelor of Science in Forestry

FACULTY OF SCIENCE AND ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES

Department of Anthropology

  • Minor in Archaeology
  • Minor in Forensic Science
  • Master of Environmental Studies

Department of Biology

  • BSc (Natural Science Major)/Honours Bachelor of Outdoor Recreation
  • Master of Science in Biology

Department of Computer Science

  • Master of Science in Computer Science (Course)
  • Master of Science in Computer Science (Co-Operative Option) (Course)
  • Master of Science in Computer Science (Thesis)
  • Master of Science in Computer Science (Co-Operative Option) (Thesis)

Department of Economics

  • BA (Economics and Political Science Majors)
  • Honours BA (Economics and Political Science Majors)

Department of Environmental Sustainability

  • Honours Bachelor of Arts and Sciences (Environmental Sustainability Major) – Transfer Program
  • HBASc (Environmental Sustainability Major) with Specialization in Ecosystem Management – Pathway with Georgian College

General Science

  • BSc (General Program)

Department of Geography and the Environment

  • BA (Geography Major)/ Honours Bachelor of Outdoor Recreation
  • BESc4, BEd (Geography Major) I/S
  • Master of Environmental Studies

FACULTY OF SOCIAL SCIENCES AND HUMANITIES

Department of English

  • Honours BA (Philosophy and English Majors)

Department of History

  • Honours BA (History and Philosophy Majors)
  • Honours BA (Political Science and History Majors)
  • BA (History Major)/Honours Bachelor of Outdoor Recreation

Department of Indigenous Learning

  • BA (Indigenous Learning Major)
  • BA, BEd (Indigenous Learning Major) I/S – Indigenous Teacher Education Program
  • Honours BA (Indigenous Learning and Philosophy Majors)

Department of Interdisciplinary Studies

  • Honours BASc (Interdisciplinary Studies Major with Concentration in Human Nature)
  • Honours BASc, BEd (Interdisciplinary Studies Major with Concentration in Human Nature) P/J

Department of Languages

  • Honours BA (Philosophy and French Majors)

Department of Music

  • Artist Certificate in Performance and Pedagogy

School of Outdoor Recreation, Parks and Tourism

  • Honours Bachelor of Outdoor Recreation
  • Honours Bachelor of Outdoor Recreation (with Concentration in Nature-Based Therapeutic Recreation)
  • Honours Bachelor of Outdoor Recreation (with Concentration in Nature-Based Therapeutic Recreation) – Transfer – Confederation College Recreation Therapy Diploma
  • HBOR, BEd (Outdoor Recreation) I/S
  • HBOR, BEd (Outdoor Recreation) P/J
  • BA (Geography Major)/Honours Bachelor of Outdoor Recreation
  • BA (History Major)/Honours Bachelor of Outdoor Recreation
  • BA (Women’s Studies Major)/Honours Bachelor of Outdoor Recreation
  • BSc (Natural Science Major)/Honours Bachelor of Outdoor Recreation

Department of Philosophy

  • BA (Philosophy Major)
  • BA (Psychology and Philosophy Majors)
  • Honours BA (History and Philosophy Majors)
  • Honours BA (Indigenous Learning and Philosophy Majors)
  • Honours BA (Philosophy Major)
  • Honours BA (Philosophy and English Majors)
  • Honours BA (Philosophy and French Majors)
  • Honours BA (Philosophy and Political Science Majors)
  • Honours BA (Philosophy and Psychology Majors)

Department of Political Science

  • BA (Political Science Major)
  • BA (Economics and Political Science Majors)
  • Honours BA (Philosophy and Political Science Majors)
  • Honours BA (Political Science Major)
  • Honours BA (Political Science and History Majors)
  • Honours BA (Economics and Political Science Majors)

Department of Visual Arts

  • Honours BFA, BEd (Visual Arts Major) I/S

Department of Women’s Studies

  • BA (Women’s Studies Major)/Honours Bachelor of Outdoor Recreation
  • Specialization in Women’s Studies for students in the Honours Bachelor of Social Work degree program  

New Programs

The following are newly approved programs for the 2018-2019 Academic Calendar:

FACULTY OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

  • Honours Bachelor of Commerce (Business Administration Major) College Transfer Program 
  • Honours Bachelor of Commerce (Business Administration Major) Co-Operative Option
  • Honours Bachelor of Commerce (Global Entrepreneurship Major) Co-Operative Option
  • Certificate in Global Entrepreneurship

FACULTY OF ENGINEERING

  • MSc Chemical Engineering

FACULTY OF SCIENCE AND ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES

Department of Biology

  • HBSc (Applied Life Sciences Major) with Specialization in Biomedical Techniques and Diploma in Biotechnology-Health (Lakehead/Georgian Partnership)
  • BSc 4 Year (Applied Life Sciences Major) with Specialization in Biomedical Techniques and Diploma in Biotechnology-Health (Lakehead/Georgian Partnership)

Department of Computer Science

  • Honours Bachelor of Science in Computer Science – Transfer Program
  • Honours Bachelor of Science in Computer Science – Combined Credential program with Georgian College

FACULTY OF SOCIAL SCIENCES AND HUMANITIES

Department of English

  • BA (English and French Majors) 4 Year
  • BA (English and History Majors) 4 Year
  • BA (English and Women’s Studies Majors) 4 Year
  • BA (Philosophy and English Majors) 4 Year

Department of History

  • BA (English and History Majors) 4 Year

Department of Languages

  • BA (English and French Majors) 4 Year
  • Certificate in International Languages

Department of Philosophy

  • BA (Philosophy and English Majors) 4 Year

Department of Women’s Studies

  • BA (English and Women’s Studies Majors) 4 Year

Programs Removed

The following programs have been removed from the Academic Calendar (the last calendar these programs appear is 2017-2018):

FACULTY OF SOCIAL SCIENCES AND HUMANITIES

Department of Languages

  • Certificate in Finnish Proficiency
  • Certificate in Italian Proficiency
  • Certificate in Spanish Proficiency  

Northern Studies

  • Honours BA (Northern Studies Major)

School of Outdoor Recreation, Parks and Tourism

  • Master of Environmental Studies in Nature-Based Recreation and Tourism