Psychology is the science that studies human behaviour and mental processes, and it is one of the richest fields of scholarly and scientific research. The BA in psychology deals with the fundamentals of psychology with a particular focus on how we learn, communicate and interact with one another, preparing you for graduate studies in experimental psychology, clinical psychology, in health sciences, in education or in administration. 

This program is offered in English and in French.

The table below includes only the discipline-specific courses. Please refer to the Academic Regulations for information on the Honours bachelor's with double major and the Honours bachelor's with major and minor.

French immersion is available when taken as part of an honours degree.

PSY 1101Introduction to Psychology: Foundations3 Units
PSY 1102Introduction to Psychology: Applications3 Units
PSY 2105Child Development3 Units
PSY 2106Quantitative Methods in Psychology I3 Units
PSY 2110Social Psychology3 Units
PSY 2174Research Methods and Ethics3 Units
PSY 2301Biological Foundations of Behaviour3 Units
3 course units from:3 Units
Learning and Conditioning
Perception
Cognition
12 optional course units in psychology (PSY) at the 3000 or 4000 level12 Units
6 optional course units in psychology (PSY) at the 4000 level6 Units
Total: 42 Units