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Joint Honours program (Anthropology portion) 36 credits

Detailed course/program requirements (link here).

Students interested in Joint Honours should consult an adviser in their other Department for specific course requirements. A form will be supplied by the Anthropology Department to keep track of courses required by both departments for the program selected.

Students who wish to study at the Honours level in two disciplines can combine any two Joint Honours Components from the Arts Faculty.

Prior to registering for each Joint Honours component, students must see advisers in the respective departments for approval of their selection. Departmental advisers will only approve combinations that are feasible, given the nature of the research project that would be involved. Students who neglect to obtain prior approval may jeopardize their graduation.

For the Honours project, students register for a 3 credit "Special Topic" course (e.g., ANTH 480 Special Topic 5 A, ANTH 481 Special Topic 6 B, ANTH 482 course description not available A, ANTH 483 course description not available B, or ANTH 485 course description not available B) in Anthropology. For information on the requirements for the other discipline making up the Joint Honours program, consult the department concerned.

For more information on these programs, consult an appropriate adviser on the Undergraduate Committee of the Department, through the Department Office at 514-398-4300.

Joint Honours students must maintain a minimum GPA of 3.3 in their Anthropology program courses and, according to Faculty regulations, maintain a minimum GPA of 3.0.