Program Planning

Post-Diploma Bachelor of Science - Agricultural Studies, Geography Stream Sample Sequencing Plan (2009 / 2010)

Shown below is a sample sequence of courses for your degree. If you follow this plan, you should be able to graduate in two years, provided you complete five courses per semester. This is just one example of how you could complete your major and degree requirements; you may find that a different sequence works as well as this one.

Year 1, Fall
Agricultural Studies 1000
Biology 1010
Economics 1010
One of: English 1900, History 1000, Philosophy 1000, Religious Studies 1000
GLER course (List I)
Year 1, Spring
Economics 3220
Philosophy 3402 or Philosophy 3406
Statistics 1770
Required Stream course1
Required Stream course1
Year 2, Fall
Agricultural Studies 3300
Economics 3300
Geography 32102
Required Stream course
Required Stream course
Year 2, Spring
Agricultural Studies 4000
Required Stream course
Required Stream course
Required Stream course
Required Stream course
1 Semester of offering for the Geography courses may vary. Students should consult the Department of Geography regarding sequencing of the Geography courses.
2 In Spring Year 1, students should complete two of Geography 2015, Geography 2700, or Environmental Science 2000 in order to satisfy prerequisites for other chosen courses in the Geography Stream.
3 Students in the Post-Diploma B.Sc. in Agricultural Studies are considered to have the background that satisfies the Geography prerequisite (Geography 2210) for Geography 3210.
Note: Students choosing to complete requirements for the Concentration in Agricultural Business or in Geographical Information Science should contact the Program Coordinator and/or Arts and Science Student Program Services early in their program for assistance in planning sequencing for the required courses.