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Undergraduate Calendar 2020-2021 
Undergraduate Calendar 2020-2021 [-ARCHIVED CALENDAR-]

Combined Honours in Health and Society and Another Subject (B.A.)

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Enrolment in this program is limited and possession of the published minimum requirements does not guarantee admission. Selection is based on academic achievement but requires, as a minimum, completion of any Level I program with a minimum Grade Point Average of 5.0, including a grade of at least C in HLTHAGE 1AA3  or 1ZZ3  and satisfaction of admission requirements for the Honours program in the other B.A. subject. For continuation in the program, see Minimum Requirements for Entering and Continuing in a Program Beyond Level I  in the Faculty of Social Sciences Academic Regulations.


  1. See Admission to Level II Programs  in Academic Regulations  in this section of the Calendar.
  2. HLTHAGE 1BB3 - Introduction to Aging and Society  must be completed by the end of 60 units, however students are strongly encouraged to complete this requirement prior to the end of Level I. One of HLTHAGE 1AA3  or 1ZZ3  and 1BB3  are prerequisites for HLTHAGE 2BB3  which is a required course in Level II of the program.
  3. Students are strongly encouraged to complete HLTHAGE 2A03  and 3B03  or 3G03  to satisfy the Research Methods requirement of the degree, but may complete the Research Methods course(s) as required by the other subject and replace these with equal units of Health, Aging and Society or Course List courses.
  4. Students may take a maximum of 9 units from HLTHAGE 4B03 , 4C03 , 4D03 , 4F03 , 4G03 , 4I03 , 4J03 , 4N03 4O03 4Q03 , 4R03 , 4S03 , 4T03 , 4U03 , 4Z06 A/B .


120 units total (Levels I to IV), of which 48 units may be Level I

30 units


  • the Level I program completed prior to admission to the program.
    (See Admission above.)

3-6 units


6 units


  • Course List or Health, Aging and Society

36 units

  • courses specified for the other subject

0-3 units

9-15 units

  • Electives


Course List

Students are responsible for ensuring that course prerequisites are fulfilled.

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