Political Science and Labour Studies

Political Science and Labour Studies

Students interested in pursuing a degree in Political Science should consider the possibility of pursuing a co-major degree in Political Science and Labour Studies

The politics of labour, labour law, relations between political parties and unions, labour-environmental alliances, the impact of globalization on workers, theories of the labour movement, and labour relations in the public sector are some of the issues that stimulate teaching and research in Labour Studies.


Labour Studies and Political Science

Year 1
one POLI credit numbered 1(alpha)90 to 1(alpha)99
ECON 1P91 and 1P92 or SOCI 1F90
one Humanities context credit
one Science context credit

Year 2
LABR 2P03 and 2P06
one LABR credit
POLI 2F12 and 2P80
one of POLI 2P91, 2P92, 2P93
one elective credit

Year 3
LABR 3P03, 3P06, 3P13 and 3P33
one-half LABR credit
one-half POLI credit from political theory list
one POLI credit numbered 2(alpha)90 or above
POLI 3P91 or 3P92
one-half elective credit

Year 4
One LABR credit
one LABR credit numbered 3(alpha)90 or above
one-half POLI credit numbered 2(alpha)00 or above
one and one-half POLI credits numbered 3(alpha)90 or above
one elective credit

Pass Program
Satisfactory completion of the first three years of the Honours program entitles a student to apply for a Pass degree.

Refer to calendar for further information.