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Honours Bachelor of Arts (History Major)/Bachelor of Education I/S (Five Year Accelerated Program) (TB)

Five Year Accelerated program
A student who wishes to complete their concurrent program in 5 years will need to take courses in Spring/Summer as outlined below. In order to accelerate their program, a student should consult the Chair of the Department of History in their first year demonstrating an overall 70% average has been attained in the History courses taken up to that time. To continue in the accelerated program, an overall 70% average must be maintained in the History courses. Students intending to proceed to graduate work in History are strongly advised to include courses in a second language in the program of study.

Prior to Entry into the 2-Year Professional Program
In concurrent Education programs at the Intermediate/Senior level, students must meet and complete requirements of the partnering Honours degree program including all Pre-Professional Program Education requirements. (See Concurrent Degree Programs Information for Education requirements)

Note: Students must choose two teachable subjects, the first of which is History for students in the Honours BA, BEd (History Major) degree program. (See Department of Undergraduate Studies in Education requirements)

Note: The Indigenous Content Requirement is being met by the inclusion of one-half FCE chosen from the list of Type E courses.

Note: Students who wish to accelerate their program will need to use the following pathway, in consultation with the Chair of the Department of History.

First Year
(a) History 1100
(b) One FCE in English, French or Indigenous Language
(c) One and one-half FCEs from Type B courses
(d) One FCE from second teachable (See Department of Undergraduate Studies in Education, Levels and Teachables)
(e) Education 1050

(a) Education 2050
(b) One FCE in History at the second year level

Second Year 
(a) Two FCEs in History at the second year level
(b) One FCE in History in the third year level
(c) Two FCEs in electives (History excluded)

(a) One half FCE Education elective
(b) One FCE in History at the third year level
(c) One half FCE elective (History excluded)

Third Year
(a) One FCE in History at the third year level
(b) Three FCEs in History at the fourth year level
(c) One half FCE electives
(d) One half FCE elective from Type E courses

(a) One and one-half FCE electives

Fourth and Fifth Year (2 Year Professional Program)
Concurrent Education (Intermediate/Senior) requirements