Honors Specialization BA Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience
HONORS SPECIALIZATION B.A. IN DEVELOPMENTAL COGNITIVE NEUROSCIENCE
9.0 Course Module CHECKLIST
Purpose of Hon. Spec. BA-DCN Module: To provide a thorough grounding in the principles of Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience for students who may wish to pursue graduate training in this area.
|FIRST YEAR Requirements:
To be eligible for admission to the Honors Specialization in Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience Program-BA, students must complete 5.0 first-year courses by May 1 with no failures, and must have an average of at least 75% in 3.0 principal courses, with no mark in these principal courses below 60% (however, because this is a competitive program, the cut-off average is usually above the minimum of 75%). 2.0 of the principal courses must include the Psychology and Mathematics courses listed below. The 1.0 additional principal course will be any course, other than Psychology or Mathematics, in which the student receives the highest final mark.
1.0 course from: Psychology 1000 (or the former 1200)
1.0 course from: Applied Mathematics 1201A/B, Calculus 1000A/B, 1100A/B, 1301A/B, 1500A/B, 1501A/B, or the former 1201A/B, the former Linear Algebra 1600A/B, Mathematics 0110A/B, 1225A/B, 1228A/B, 1229A/B, 1600A/B, Statistical Sciences 1024A/B. If Mathematics 0110A/B is taken, then either Statistical Sciences 1024A/B or Mathematics 1228A/B must be taken. Mathematics 1228A/B and Statistical Sciences 1024A/B is the recommended combination.
1. Psych 1000
SECOND, THIRD and FOURTH YEAR
Depending on which other module you plan on completing, you may be able to take additional Psychology courses outside of the 9.0 minimum required by the Psychology Honors Specialization DCN B.A. Module. See first “Note”below.
|YEAR 2, 3 and 4
6. Psych 2800
7. Psych 2810
8. Psy 2040 or 2410/Psy 2220
9. Electives or Other Module
10. Electives or Other Module
11. Psych 3800 / Psych 3485
12. Psych 2100-4999
13. Psych 3141, 3223, 3440 to3444
14. Electives or Other Module
15. Electives or Other Module
16. Psych 4852E
17. Psy 2100-4999 /Psy 4100-4995
18. Psych 3141, 3223, 3440 to 3444
19. Electives or Other Module
20. Electives or Other Module
You are responsible for the accuracy and completeness of your program.
NOTE: No more than 14.0 courses in one subject may be counted among the 20.0 successfully completed courses used to fulfill graduation requirements. If taking more than 10.0 courses in Psychology (including the first year Psych 1000), students need to consider the impact this may have on their plans for a major or minor in other subject areas.NOTE: The Honors programs in Psychology have limited enrolment. In cases where the number of applicants exceeds the number of available spaces, entry into the program will be competitive; students who meet the minimum requirements may be refused admission.Please note that this is the Psychology component of your degree only. For information on complete degree requirements, please refer to the current Western Academic Calendar.All degrees require 1.0 Social Science course (A), 1.0 Arts & Humanities course (B), 1.0 Science course (C) and 2.0 essay courses.