The table below includes only the discipline-specific courses. Please refer to the Academic Regulations for information on the Honours bachelor's with double major and the Honours bachelor's with major and minor.

Major in Public Administration


Co-operative education is available when taken as part of an honours degree.

French immersion is available when taken as part of an honours degree.

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

PAP2300 Principles of Public Administration 3
PAP2320 Public Management 3
POL2101 Introduction to Canadian Politics 3
SCS2150 Introduction to Methodology in the Social Sciences 3
PAP3310 Research Methods in Public Administration 3
PAP3350 Public Policy Development 3
PAP3355 Budgetary Policy and Public Finance 3
PAP3370 Theory of Public Organisations 3
3 optional course credits in Public Administration (PAP) at the 3000 or 4000 level from the list
6 optional course credits in Public Administration (PAP) at the 4000 level from the list
9 optional course credits from the list
List of Optional Courses
List of Optional Courses
ECO1102 Introduction to Macroeconomics 3
ECO1302 Contemporary Macroeconomic Issues 3
ECO1104 Introduction to Microeconomics 3
ECO1304 Contemporary Microeconomic Issues 3
ECO2110 Microeconomic Analysis of the Public Sector 3
ECO2111 Economics of Women's Issues 3
ECO2113 Canada and the World Economy 3
ECO2114 Introduction to Labour and Population Economics 3
ECO2115 Introduction to Money and Banking 3
ECO2118 Introduction to Environmental and Natural Resources Economics 3
ECO2121 Economics of Globalization 3
ECO2146 Introduction to Canadian Economic History 3
ECO2147 Analysis of Economic and Social Data 3
FEM2107 Diversities of Women: Gender, Race, Class and (Dis)ability 3
PAP1301 Governance in Contemporary Societies 3
PAP3325 Gender and Public Policy 3
PAP3340 Human Resources in Public Organisations 3
PAP3345 Governance and the Nonprofit Sector 3
PAP3360 Managing Difference 3
PAP3365 Law and Public Administration 3
PAP4310 Principles, Processes and Methods of Evaluation 3
PAP4315 Public Policy Analysis 3
PAP4320 Negotiation, Collaboration and Private-Public Partnerships 3
PAP4330 Administrative Reforms 3
PAP4340 Selected Topic in Public Policy 3
PAP4350 Project Management in the Public Sector 3
PAP4355 Ethics and Public Affairs 3
PAP4360 Seminar in Strategic Public Management 3
PAP4365 Integration Seminar in Public Administration 3
POL3159 Indigenous Politics in Canada 3
POL3525 La politique urbaine au Canada 3
POL4134 Law, Politics, and the Constitution in Canada 3
POL4154 Parliamentary Government in Canada 3
PSY3124 Industrial and Organizational Psychology 3
SOC2101 Sociological Approaches to Health, Illness and Medicine 3
SOC2104 Women, Men and Society 3
SOC2312 Political Sociology 3
SOC2309 Canadian Society 3
SOC3105 Environmental Sociology 3
SOC3116 Technologies, World and Societies 3
SOC3137 Sociology of Minority Groups 3
SOC3308 Sociology of Work and Organizations 3
SOC4135 Local and Global Economic Relations 3
SOC4139 Sociological Analysis of Social Policy 3
SVS2520 État-providence, politiques sociales et service social 3
SVS3555 Service social auprès des populations autochtones 3
SVS4565 Politiques familiales et service social 3