Certificate in Liberal Arts

The Liberal Arts Certificate has roots in classical antiquity, where you will be introduced to a relatively wide range of subjects in order to acquire knowledge and intellectual capacities that are general to all walks of life, rather than specific to a particular profession or trade.

  • Courses to Complete: 6 core + 4 electives
  • Number of Credit Hours: 30 credit hours
  • Pre-requisites: None
  • Program Duration: Part-time study OR 12 months full-time
Credit Hours Required Courses
3 ENGL 100
3 Any course in ASTR, BIOL, CHEM, GEOL or PHYS that has a laboratory component, or GEOG 121
3 One of ENGL 110; PHIL 100; SOST 110
3 Any course in ANTH or RLST (except RLST 181, 184, 186, 188, 281, 284, 288), GEOG 100, 120
3 Any course in ECON, GEOG (except GEOG 100, 120, 121, 309, 321, 323, 325, 327, 329, 333, 411, 421, 423, 429, or 431), IS, JS, PSCI, PSYC, SOC, SOST or WGST
3 Any course in INA, INAH, INCA, INDG, INHS or any one of ENGL 310AA-ZZ; GEOG 344; HIST 310; JS 350, 351; PSCI 338 or SOC 214 or other courses approved by the Faculty of Arts as having substantial indigenous content, including special studies courses.
12

Four elective courses

Many electives are available from the University of Regina and partner institutions. Contact a Faculty of Arts Academic Advisor to ensure course selections are appropriate.

30 Total: 60% PGPA required

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The Laddering Option

  1. Liberal Arts Certificate
  2. Liberal Arts Diploma
  3. Bachelor of Arts

If you are interested in the laddering option, seek advising early in your program.