Political Science Major (Arts Program) - ASMAJ2015

Enrolment Requirements: 

This is a limited enrolment program. All students who request the program and obtain at least the specified mark(s) in the required course(s) will be eligible to enrol.

Required courses:

i) Applying after first year (or four full courses or the equivalent):

A final mark of at least 67% in POL 101Y or POL 200Y or one full POL course or the equivalent in half courses.

ii) Applying after second year (or eight courses or the equivalent):

A final mark of at least 70% in any two full POL courses or the equivalent in half courses.

Completion Requirements: 

(7 POL full courses or the equivalent in half courses. Of these, 1.5 full course equivalents must be 300+ series courses and 0.5 must be a 400- series. Only 1.0 POL 100-level course will be counted towards the POL program.)

First Year:

POL101Y1

Higher Years:

1. POL200Y1

2. One of the following: POL201Y1/​ POL203Y1/​ POL207Y1/​ POL208Y1/​ POL215Y1

3. POL214Y1/​ POL224Y1

4. POL222H1

5. 2.5 additional POL full course equivalents. Of these, at least 1.5 must be 300+ series and 0.5 must be a 400- series course.

Note:

  • Students must complete one full course equivalent in at least one of the following three fields: comparative politics, development studies, international relations. See the Departments website http://politics.utoronto.ca/undergraduate/courses/fallwinter-timetable for POL courses by area group.
  • It is recommended that students take POL222H1 (Introduction to Quantitative Reasoning I) in their second year of study.