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Major in History

To complete the BA History Major students must complete at least 3 credits of Canadian history (any level).

First and Second Years

B.A. requirements (www.calendar.ubc.ca/okanagan/index.cfm?tree=18,282,857,1480 ), including the following:

Third and Fourth Years

To build a suitable program, a student in the History Major program may obtain special permission from the department to include a course other than those listed above. Electives to complete 120 credits are required for the degree.

History Honours Program

The Honours degree program in History enables students specializing in History to increase their concentration in History and to gain research experience in the completion of an Honours thesis. Students are expected to satisfy high levels of competency in their academic achievement and to successfully complete a research project under the supervision of a faculty member. The faculty supervisor must be approved by the department head.

Admission Requirements:

Graduation Requirements

Minor in History

To complete a Minor in History, students must accumulate no fewer than 30 credits in History out of the 120 credits required for the B.A. degree. At least 18 of these credits must be numbered 300 or above.

A maximum of 3 credits from the following courses may be counted toward a History Minor: ARTH 315, 316, 320, 321, 370, 375; ECON 330, 331, 332, 333; ENGL 340, 344; PHIL 419; POLI 433, SPAN 420.


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