Majors, Minors, Honours

Taking direction from the scholarly activity of our faculty members, we offer students diverse learning opportunities in the social sciences, focusing on global social and cultural needs. 

Choose a discipline you are passionate about. Anthropology asks questions about human variation, adaptation and cultural diversity in a globalizing world. Economics considers the ways we might make the best possible use of resources. Political science offers insights into the political process and how political systems work.



Anthropology major

Anthropology minor

Anthropology honours



Economics major

Economics minor

Economics honours


Political Science

Political Science major

Political Science minor

Political Science honours

Our department’s disciplines have unique histories and diverse perspectives on how to understand ourselves and the societies we create.

Hugh McKenzie, associate professor
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