Honours BA in Psychology


The French immersion stream is available with this program.

Requirements for this program have been modified. Please consult the 2015-2016 calendars for the previous requirements.

ENG1100 Workshop in Essay Writing 3
PHI1101 Reasoning and Critical Thinking 3
3 credits from:
ENG1120 Literature and Composition I: Prose Fiction 3
ENG1121 Literature and Composition II: Drama and Poetry 3
3 credits from:
PHI1102 Moral Reasoning 3
PHI1103 Fundamental Philosophical Questions 3
PHI1104 Great Philosophers 3
PSY1101 Introduction to Psychology: Foundations 3
PSY1102 Introduction to Psychology: Applications 3
PSY2105 Child Development 3
PSY2106 Quantitative Methods in Psychology I 3
PSY2110 Social Psychology 3
PSY2116 Quantitative Methods in Psychology II 3
PSY2174 Research Methods and Ethics 3
PSY2301 Biological Foundations of Behaviour 3
PSY3307 Psychometric Methods 3
PSY4130 History and Systems of Psychology 3
PSY4276 Honours Thesis1 6
6 PSY credits at the 4000 level
3 credits from:
PSY3103 Learning and Conditioning 3
PSY3108 Perception 3
PSY3377 Cognition 3
21 optional PSY credits at the 3000 level and above
48 elective credits
18 elective credits plus a minor
1The undergraduate honours thesis PSY4276 is required for admission in most doctoral programs in psychology.