First Year at a Glance

As a first year Northern Studies major you will be required to complete the following courses:

  • Northern Studies 1111 – Introduction to the Circumpolar World
  • Northern Studies 1112 – Introduction to the Canadian North

These courses outline specific physical, social, and historical characteristics of Arctic, Subarctic, and Canadian regions. The balance of your courses will be electives from the Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities.