Academic Calendar 2021-2022

Liberal Studies (LIBS)

LIBS 100  Origins and Practices of Liberal Arts  Units: 3.00  

The Liberal Arts comprise three foundational disciplines: humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences. Such divisions have shaped everything from the organization of universities to the ways in which we organize and understand knowledge in our daily lives. The course will provide a background for each of the three liberal disciplines in ways that explain their historical origins and development over time, including their modern applications.
NOTE Only offered online. Consult Arts and Science Online.
LEARNING HOURS 120 (48O;72P).

Requirements: Prerequisite None.  
Offering Faculty: Faculty of Arts and Science  
LIBS 300  The Liberal Arts in the Contemporary World  Units: 6.00  

A summative capstone course for the minor in Liberal Studies that will bring the humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences to bear on the study and interpretation of a contemporary global issue.
NOTE Only offered online. Consult Arts and Science Online.
LEARNING HOURS 240 (96O;144P).

Requirements: Prerequisite Level 3 or above and registration in a LIBS Plan and LIBS 100.  
Offering Faculty: Faculty of Arts and Science