Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2009/2010
Canadian Excellence

Human Rights & Human Diversity Program

Academic Advising: Sara Neziol, (519) 756-8228, ext 5790, sneziol@wlu.ca

The Human Rights & Human Diversity Honours BA programs and minor, and HR courses are only available at the Brantford Campus.

Laurier Brantford's Human Rights & Human Diversity single and combined honours program, examine the key forces that will shape students' futures as individuals, workers and Canadians. The program is designed to provide an understanding of the origins and the laws and institutions designed to protect human rights as well as the processes diversifying cultures and the policies that have been put in place to manage and accommodate this diversity. Students will also complete the requirements of the Contemporary Studies program.

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HR Course Notes

The following HR courses are only available at the Brantford Campus.

 
Course Offerings
Course # Title Credits
HR100 Human Rights & Human Diversity [1] 0.5
HR261 Multiculturalism 0.5
HR320 Children’s Rights 0.5
HR323 Rights in Canada: Rights, Freedoms and the Charter 0.5
HR325 Crimes Against Humanity 0.5
HR326 Transitional Justice 0.5
HR328 The United Nations in the 21st Century [2] 0.5
HR329 Global Health and Social Justice [3] 0.5
HR331 Human Rights and the Environment 0.5
HR360 Special Topics in Human Rights [4] 0.5
HR361 Special Topics in Human Diversity [5] 0.5
HR401 Philosophy of Human Rights [6] 0.5
HR402 Cross-Cultural Perspectives on Human Rights [7] 0.5
HR460 Special Seminar in Human Rights and Human Diversity [8] 0.5
 

Senate/Editorial Changes

Senate Revision April 14, 2009: HR324 deleted; effective September 1, 2009.

  1. Senate Approval April 14, 2009: HR100 New Course; effective September 1, 2009.

  2. Senate Revision April 14, 2009: HR328 Title change; effective September 1, 2009.

  3. Senate Revision April 14, 2009: HR329 Title change; effective September 1, 2009.

  4. Senate Revision April 14, 2009: HR360 Title change; effective September 1, 2009.

  5. Senate Approval April 14, 2009: HR361 New Course; effective September 1, 2009.

  6. Senate Revision April 14, 2009: HR401 prerequisite change; effective September 1, 2009.

  7. Senate Revision April 14, 2009: HR402 prerequisite change; effective September 1, 2009.

  8. Senate Revision April 14, 2009: HR460 prerequisite change; effective September 1, 2009.