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Archive 2019 - 2020 > Undergraduate studies > Honours B.A. in Social Innovation

Honours B.A. in Social Innovation

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  • Program requirements

Foundational Courses (12 units)

Compulsory Courses: 12 units

HTP1102 Approaches in the Humanities: Interpreting the Human Experience
HTP1103 People, Social Justice and Ecology
HTP1105 Critical Analysis, Reading and Writing Academic Works
HTP1106 The First Peoples of Canada

Discipline Specific Courses (78 units)

Compulsory Courses: 60 units

INS2101 Introduction to Social Innovation
INS2102 Social Justice and Critical Thinking
INS2103 Social Movements
INS2104 Democracy and Civic Engagement
INS2105 Social and Solidarity Economy
INS2106 Management, Administration and Social Innovation
INS3101 Self-Management in Organizations
INS3102 Practical Seminar: Introduction to Action Research
INS3103 Capitalism, Classes and Inequalities
INS3104 Labor Movements
INS3105 Gender and Feminisms
INS3106 Feminist Movements
INS3107 Ecology and Environmental Justice
INS3108 Accounting of Social Organizations
INS3109 Mobilization, Framing and Communication
INS3110 Anti-Racist and Anti-Colonial Theories
INS3111 Anti-Racist and Anti-Colonial Movements
INS4101 Power Relations in Organizations
INS4102 Starting a Social Organization
INS4103 Internship I

Optional Courses: 18 units from:

IGL1103 Introduction to Group Dynamics
IGL2126 Group Intervention and Active Listening
IGL3112 The Spiritual Dimensions of Leadership and Group Facilitation
INS3112 Project Management and Social Innovation
INS3113 New Technologies and Social Innovation
INS3114 Accessibility and Ableism
INS3115 Poverty and Social Exclusion
INS3116 Territories and Local Development
INS3117 Arts and Social Transformation
INS3118 Popular Education and Knowledge Sharing
INS3119 Selected Topics in Democratic Management
INS3120 Selected Topics in Social Action
INS4104 Finance and Funding Social Innovation
INS4105 Social Innovation and Global Interdependencies
INS4106 Internship II
ISC3301 Social Marketing
ISC3339 Introduction to Public Relations
PHI2146 Social Justice
PHI3133 Feminist Ethics
PHI3308 Ethics and Public Service


With the approval of the School of Social Innovation, students may also choose optional courses from among those offered by the School of International Development and Global Studies in order to add an international perspective to their studies.

Elective courses (30 units)

Students choose 30 units or complete a minor (30 units).