Degree Options

It is important for you to review the breakdown of the LA&PS Faculty Minimum Degree Requirements (PDF).

International Development Studies offers full and part-time degree programs which lead to either a Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree which requires the successful completion of 90 credits, or an Honours Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree which requires the successful completion of 120 credits. The BA degree program is normally completed over three years of full-time study, and the Honours BA degree is normally completed over four years of full-time study.

International Development Studies can be combined as an Honours Double Major or an Honours Major/Minor program with most other disciplines in the Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies, and with interdisciplinary subjects such as African Studies or Latin American and Caribbean Studies. You can also combine the study of International Development Studies as an Honours Double Major or Major/Minor program with the Faculties of Environmental Studies, Fine Arts, Health, Science or Engineering.

The IDS Program offers the following degree options available in the Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies: