Bachelor of Arts majoring in Geography

Structuring your major in Art History

You can take a major in Geography as one of your two BA majors (a double major). Complementary BA majors with Geography could be Politics and International Relations or Sociology. If you wanted to add another dimension to your studies, you could choose your second major from any other BA subject, such as Media, Film and Television or English. You will need to pass at least 120 points (eight courses) towards each of your majors, including at least 45 points (three courses) at Stage III.

If you first enrolled in a BA prior to 2018

For a single major you must pass at least 135 points, including at least 60 points above Stage II.

For a double major you must pass at least 120 points in each of two majors, including at least 45 points above Stage II in each major.

For a BA minor you must pass at least 90 points, including at least 60 points above Stage I.

Courses

Required courses

You must pass the following courses as part of the Geography major:

  • GEOG 101, 102, 250 and 399
  • One course from GEOG 202, 205, 261, 262
  • One course from GEOG 202, 205, 261, 262, GISCI 241, 242

Help and advice

For help with planning your degree and enrolling in your courses, please contact the Arts Students' Centre.