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Summary of Changes Made in This Calendar

Summary of New Changes for 2019-2020 Academic Calendar

The following summary outlines changes from previous 2018-2019 academic programs, courses, regulations and admission requirements, approved by the Senate of Lakehead University, are meant to become effective for the 2019-2020 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 2018-2019 Academic Calendar:  

Faculty of Business Administration

Admission Requirements for Graduate Diploma in Accounting

Faculty of Education

Admission Requirements for Indigenous Language Instructors' Program (ILIP)

Admission Requirements for Entry into the Honours Bachelor of Education (Indigenous Teacher Education) P/J Program

Faculty of Engineering

Admission Requirements for Master of Science in Engineering (MSc Eng) Degree

Engineering - Thunder Bay - Bachelor of Engineering

Faculty of Graduate Studies

MASTER’S GENERAL ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences

Admission Requirements to Health Sciences Graduate Programs

Faculty of Law

Requirements for Admission to Law

Faculty of Science and Environmental Studies

Sciences – General Program/Lakehead Science One – Thunder Bay  

Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities

Arts – Visual Arts – Thunder Bay

Visual Arts – Thunder Bay

Arts and Science – Media, Film, & Communications – Orillia

University Admission Requirements

General Admission Requirements

Proficiency in English Language

New Admission Requirements

The following are newly approved admission requirements for the 2019-2020 Academic Calendar:

Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences

Admission Requirements for Honours Bachelor of Kinesiology from Canadore Occupational Therapist and Physiotherapist Assistant Diploma

Admission Requirements for Honours Bachelor of Kinesiology from Canadore Recreation Therapy Diploma

Admission Requirements for Honours Bachelor of Kinesiology from Canadore Strength and Sport Conditioning Diploma

Admission Requirements for Honours Bachelor of Kinesiology from Georgian Fitness and Health Promotion Diploma

Admission Requirements for Honours Bachelor of Kinesiology from Georgian Occupational Therapist Assistant and Physiotherapist Assistant Diploma

Faculty of Science and Environmental Studies

Admission Requirements for the Master of Science Degree in Computer Science

Sciences – General Program/Lakehead Science One – Orillia

Admission Requirements Removed

The following admission requirements have been removed from the Academic Calendar (the last calendar these admission requirements appear is 2018-2019):

Faculty of Education

Admission Requirements to Native Teacher Education (NTEP)

Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences

Admission Requirements for Health Sciences Graduate Programs (MHSc & MPH)

Admission Requirements for Public Health Graduate Programs

Changes to Regulations

The following regulations have been changed from the 2018-2019 Academic Calendar:

Faculty of Education

Program Regulations for the Honours Bachelor of Education (Indigenous Teacher Education) 2 year Primary/Junior Degree

Department of Undergraduate Studies in Education

Regulations for the BA/BEd (Indigenous Learning Major) I/S Program

Faculty of Graduate Studies

Master’s Regulations

Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences

Health Sciences Graduate Program Regulations

School of Social Work Regulations

University Regulations

I General Regulations

New Regulations

The following are newly approved regulations for the 2019-2020 Academic Calendar:

Faculty of Engineering

Bachelor of Engineering/Master of Business Administration Program Regulations

Faculty of Science and Environmental Studies

Regulations for Master of Science Degree in Computer Science

Regulations Removed

The following regulations have been removed from the Academic Calendar (the last calendar these regulations appear is 2018-2019):

Faculty of Education

Native Teacher Education (NTEP) Programs Regulations

Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences

Health Sciences Graduate Programs Regulations

Public Health Graduate Programs Regulations

University Regulations

IX Academic Misconduct

Changes to Courses

The following courses have been changed from the 2018-2019 Academic Calendar:

Faculty of Business Administration

Business (Orillia) 3331, 3333, 3351, 3355, 3358, 3371, 4354, 4355, 4359, 4379, 4391

Business (Thunder Bay) 2014, 2016, 2019, 3013, 4412

Faculty of Education

Education 2050, 3519

Faculty of Engineering

Civil Engineering 1630, 2919, 3150, 3452

Electrical Engineering 3312, 3316

Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences

Psychology 6811

Social Work 3500, 4500, 4501

Faculty of Natural Resources Management

Natural Resources Management 3212, 5094, 5133, 5575, 5610

Faculty of Science and Environmental Studies

Anthropology 2112, 2517, 3138, 4417

Chemistry 4214

Economics 2017, 2037, 3214, 3319, 4217, 4230

Environmental Studies 3431, 5030, 5050, 5311

Geography 3431

Geology 5173, 5175

Mathematics 0210, 0212, 1051, 1151, 1152, 1171, 1172, 1210, 1230, 1271, 2310, 2311, 3012, 3050, 3071, 3332, 3334 4030

Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities

Criminology 2010, 2015, 2050, 2090, 3010, 3030, 3150, 3370, 3510, 3511, 3590, 3910, 4010, 4030, 4050, 4070, 4090, 4801

English 1117, 1118, 2950, 3750, 3952

French 4901

History 4851

Media Studies 1010, 2030, 2230, 3012, 3630, 3690

Outdoor Recreation 1150, 1310, 2270, 2350, 2511, 2755, 3075, 3311, 3312, 3370, 3715, 3731, 4011, 4075, 4311, 4370, 4733, 4813

Sociology 2110, 2111, 2911, 3115, 4313, 4317

Visual Arts 1010, 1170, 2115, 2410

Women’s Studies 2119, 3115, 3410, 4105

New Courses

The following are newly approved courses for the 2019-2020 Academic Calendar:

Faculty of Business Administration

Business (Thunder Bay) 3533, 4733, 5014, 5052, 5053, 5058, 5059, 5075, 5078, 5095, 5236, 5731

Faculty of Engineering

Civil Engineering 0135, 5451

Software Engineering 5014, 5015, 5033, 5036, 5052

Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences

Health Sciences 5014

Kinesiology 0517, 1015, 1017

Psychology 6013

Faculty of Natural Resources Management

Natural Resources Management 3051, 3170, 3350, 4131, 4255, 4419, 4459, 5120

Faculty of Science and Environmental Studies

Archaeological Science 5110, 5111, 5112, 5113, 5711, 5901 (9901)

Computer Science 4313, 5015, 5112

Environmental Sustainability 4830

Geography 2215

Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities

Criminology 3135, 3137, 3138, 4015, 4017, 4035

English 2035

History 3214, 3319, 4230

Media Studies 1015, 1050, 1117, 1118, 2950, 3013, 3750, 3952, 4801

Outdoor Recreation 3170, 3175, 3315, 3371, 4310, 4515, 4735

Sociology 3035, 3315, 4033, 4305

Visual Arts 1015, 1017, 2030

Women’s Studies 2035, 3033, 3055, 4355

Courses Reinstated

The following courses have been reinstated back into the calendar for 2019-2020:

Faculty of Business Administration

Business (Thunder Bay) 5338

Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities

History 2171, 2611

Northern Studies 2171

Courses Removed

The following courses have been removed from the Academic Calendar (the last calendar these courses appear is 2018-2019):

Faculty of Business Administration

Business (Thunder Bay) 3073, 3273

Faculty of Education

Education 1499, 2011, 2399, 3011, 3013, 3014, 3210, 3218, 3219, 3230, 3231, 3232, 3233, 3236, 3237, 3238, 3239, 3251, 3252, 3253, 3255, 3258, 3259, 3297, 4000, 4012, 4013, 4014, 4015, 4016, 4017, 4018, 4019, 4050, 4112, 4114, 4115, 4116, 4117, 4118, 4119, 4151, 4212, 4213, 4214, 4215, 4216, 4217, 4218, 4231, 4232, 4233, 4234, 4235, 4239, 4241, 4242, 4244, 4245, 4260, 4261, 4262, 4263, 4265, 4271, 4272, 4273, 4280, 4281, 4283, 4284, 4412, 4413, 4416, 4417, 4418, 4490, 4499

Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences

Kinesiology 5031, 5550

Faculty of Natural Resources Management

Natural Resources Management 2051, 2170, 3131

Faculty of Science and Environmental Studies

Anthropology 4415, 4416

Computer Science 5010

Geography 2211

Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities

Media Studies 2210

Outdoor Recreation 2910, 3310, 3331, 3380, 3531, 3812, 3831, 4170, 4371, 4510, 4732, 4734

Visual Arts 1070, 1110, 1130

Women’s Studies 2115, 2117, 3118, 3335, 4112

Changes to Programs

The following programs have been changed from the 2018-2019 Academic Calendar:

Faculty of Business Administration

Certificate in Business Information Technology Management

Entrepreneurship Certificate Program

Certificate in Global Entrepreneurship

Honours Bachelor of Commerce (Finance Major)

Honours Bachelor of Commerce (Information Systems Major)

Minor in Accounting

Minor in Information Systems

Faculty of Education

BSc4, BEd (Biology and Chemistry Major) I/S

Honours BSc, BEd (Biology and Chemistry Major) I/S

BSc4, BEd (Chemistry Major) P/J

Honours BSc, BEd (Geology Major) I/S

Honours BA, BEd (Music Major) I/S

Honours BA, BEd (Music Major) P/J

HBOR, BEd (Outdoor Recreation) I/S

HBOR, BEd (Outdoor Recreation) P/J

BA, BEd (Visual Arts Major) P/J

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

 

Faculty of Engineering

MSc in Civil Engineering

MSc in Electrical and Computer Engineering

MSc in Environmental Engineering

MSc in Mechanical Engineering

Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences

Department of Health Sciences

Honours BA (Sociology) with Concentration in Gerontology

School of Social Work

Master of Social Work (Project Track)

Master of Social Work (Thesis Track)

Master of Social Work (Specialization in Gerontology)(Project Track)

Master of Social Work (Specialization in Gerontology)(Thesis Track)

Master of Social Work (Specialization in Women's Studies)(Project Track)

Master of Social Work (Specialization in Women's Studies) (Thesis Track)

Faculty of Law

Juris Doctor (JD)

Faculty of Natural Resources Management

Honours Bachelor of Environmental Management

Honours Bachelor of Environmental Management, Co-operative Education Option

Honours Bachelor of Environmental Management, Transfer Opportunities

Honours Bachelor of Science in Forestry

Honours Bachelor of Science in Forestry, Co-operative Education Option

Honours Bachelor of Science in Forestry, Transfer Opportunities

Master of Science in Forestry (Course Option)

Faculty of Science and Environmental Studies

Department of Biology

HBSc (Applied Life Sciences Major)

Honours BSc (Applied Life Sciences Major) - Transfer (2 Year)

Honours BSc (Applied Life Sciences Major) - Transfer (3 Year)

Honours BSc (Applied Life Sciences Major) with Concentration in Biomedical Sciences

HBSc (Applied Life Sciences major) with Specialization in Biomedical Techniques and Diploma in Biotechnology-Health (Lakehead/Georgian Partnership)

Honours BSc (Biology and Chemistry Majors)

Honours BSc, BEd (Biology and Chemistry Major) I/S

BSc (Biology and Chemistry Major) 4 Yr

BSc4, BEd (Biology and Chemistry Major) I/S

BSc (Natural Science Major)

BSc (Natural Science Major) College Transfer Program

BSc (Natural Science Major)/Honours Bachelor of Outdoor Recreation

 

Department of Chemistry

BSc4, BEd (Chemistry Major) P/J

Honours BSc, BEd (Geology Major) I/S

 

Department of Computer Science

 

Honours Bachelor in Computer Science -Combined Credential program with Georgian College

Master of Science in Computer Science (Thesis)

Master of Science in Computer Science (Co-operative Option) (Thesis)

Master of Science in Computer Science (Project)

Master of Science in Computer Science (Co-operative Option) (Project)

 

General Science

 

BSc (General Program)

 

Department of Geography

 

BA (Geography Major)/Honours Bachelor of Outdoor Recreation

 

Department of Geology

 

Bachelor of Environmental Science (Earth Science Major) 4 Yr

BSc (Geology Major) 4 Yr

Honours Bachelor of Environmental Science (Earth Science Major)

Honours BSc (Geology Major)

 

Department of Mathematical Sciences

 

Honours BSc (Mathematics Major)

 

Department of Sustainability Sciences

 

HBASc (Environmental Sustainability Major) with Specialization in Ecosystem Management - Pathway with Georgian college

 

Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities

 

Department of History

Honours BA (History and Sociology Majors)

BA (History Major)/Honours Bachelor of Outdoor Recreation

Department of Interdisciplinary Studies

Honours BASc (Criminology Major)

Honours BASc (Criminology Major) College Pathways Program

Honours BASc (Media, Film, & Communications Major)

Honours BASc (Media, Film, & Communications Major) Transfer Program – 3 year Graphic Design

BASc (Media, Film, & Communications Major) 4 Yr

Department of Music

 

Honours BA (Music Major)

Honours BMus (Music)

Honours BA, BEd (Music Major) I/S

Honours BA, BEd (Music Major) P/J

 

School of Outdoor Recreation, Parks & Tourism

 

BSc (Natural Science Major)/Honours Bachelor of Outdoor Recreation

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

Honours Bachelor of Outdoor Recreation - Transfer - Dawson College Community Recreation and Leadership Training Diploma

Honours Bachelor of Outdoor Recreation - Transfer - Georgian College Recreation and Leisure Services Diploma

Honours Bachelor of Outdoor Recreation - Transfer - Georgian College Tourism-Marketing and Product Development Diploma

Honours Bachelor of Outdoor Recreation - Transfer - Sault College Adventure Recreation and Parks Technician

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

 

Department of Sociology

 

Honours BA (History and Sociology Majors)

Honours BA (Sociology Major)

Honours BA (Sociology and Women's Studies Majors)

Honours BA (Sociology) with Concentration in Gerontology

 

Department of Visual Arts

 

Bachelor of Arts (Visual Arts Major)

BA, BEd (Visual Arts Major) P/J

Honours Bachelor of Fine Arts (Visual Arts Major)

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

Minor Program in Printmaking

 

Department of Women’s Studies

 

Honours BA (Sociology and Women's Studies Majors)

BA (Women's Studies Major)/Honours Bachelor of Outdoor Recreation

 

New Programs

The following are newly approved programs for the 2019-2020 Academic Calendar:

Faculty of Business Administration

Bachelor of Engineering (Chemical Engineering)/Master of Business Administration

Bachelor of Engineering (Civil Engineering)/Master of Business Administration

Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical Engineering)/Master of Business Administration

Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical Engineering)/Master of Business Administration

Bachelor of Engineering (Software Engineering)/Master of Business Administration

Master of Business Administration (MBA) with Specialization in Advanced Studies in Management

Faculty of Education

Honours BSc, BEd (Biology Major) I/S Five Year Accelerated Program

Honours BSc, BEd (Chemistry Major) I/S Five Year Accelerated Program

Honours BA, BEd (English Major) I/S Five Year Accelerated Program

Honours BA, BEd (English Major) P/J Five Year Accelerated Program

Honours BA, BEd (History Major) I/S Five Year Accelerated Program

Honours BA, BEd (History Major) P/J Five Year Accelerated Program

Honours BASc, BEd (Interdisciplinary Studies Major) P/J Five Year Accelerated Program

Faculty of Engineering

Bachelor of Engineering (Chemical Engineering)/Master of Business Administration

Bachelor of Engineering (Civil Engineering)/Master of Business Administration

Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical Engineering)/Master of Business Administration

Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical Engineering)/Master of Business Administration

Bachelor of Engineering (Software Engineering)/Master of Business Administration

Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences

Department of Health Sciences

Master of Public Health with Specialization in Social-Ecological Systems, Sustainability and Health (COURSE OPTION)

Master of Public Health with Specialization in Social-Ecological Systems, Sustainability and Health (THESIS OPTION)

School of Kinesiology

Honours Bachelor of Kinesiology – Transfer – Canadore College Occupational Therapist and Physiotherapist Assistant Diploma

Honours Bachelor of Kinesiology – Transfer – Canadore College Recreation Therapy Diploma

Honours Bachelor of Kinesiology - Transfer - Georgian College Fitness and Health Promotion Diploma

Honours Bachelor of Kinesiology – Transfer – Georgian College Occupational Therapist Assistant and Physiotherapist Assistant Diploma

Faculty of Science and Environmental Studies

Department of Anthropology

MSc in Archaeological Science (Thesis)

Department of Biology

BSc (Applied Life Sciences Major) - Transfer (2 Year)

BSc (Applied Life Sciences Major) - Transfer (3 Year)

Honours BSc, BEd (Biology Major) I/S Five Year Accelerated Program

Department of Chemistry

Honours BSc, BEd (Chemistry Major) I/S Five Year Accelerated Program

Department of Computer Science

Master of Science in Computer Science (Course)

General Science

BSc (General Program) – Transfer - Dental Hygiene Diploma (3-year)

Lakehead Science One / HBSc (undecided) – Orillia

Lakehead Science One / HBSc (undecided) - Thunder Bay

Department of Sustainability Sciences

BASc (Environmental Sustainability Major) with Specialization in Ecosystem Management 4 Year - Pathway with Georgian College

Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities

Department of English

Honours BA, BEd (English Major) I/S Five Year Accelerated Program

Honours BA, BEd (English Major) P/J Five Year Accelerated Program

Department of History

Honours BA, BEd (History Major) I/S Five Year Accelerated Program

Honours BA, BEd (History Major) P/J Five Year Accelerated Program

Department of Indigenous Learning

Honours BA (Indigenous Learning Major) Transfer Program

Department of Interdisciplinary Studies

Honours BASc, BEd (Interdisciplinary Studies Major) P/J Five Year Accelerated Program

Department of Music

Minor in Music

Department of Political Science

Honours BA (Political Science Major) Transfer Program

Department of Sociology

Honours BA (Sociology Major) Transfer Program

Master of Arts in Sociology (Specialization in Social Justice Studies) (Research Paper Program)

Master of Arts in Sociology (Specialization in Social Justice Studies) (Thesis Program)

Programs Removed

The following programs have been removed from the Academic Calendar (the last calendar these programs appear is 2018-2019):

Faculty of Engineering

MScEng in Control Engineering