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Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences

General Arts and Science – University Profile

Get ready to begin your university education.

For the Fall 2020 semester, this program will be delivered entirely through remote learning. View delivery modes for all programs.


Creative, innovative learning is at the core of all Sheridan’s courses. Here are the courses you’ll take in this program.

Semester 1    
INFO 10937 Computer Communications and Data Presentations 3
ENGL10102 Principles of Academic Writing and Research 3
PHIL 13278 Philosophy from the Inside Out 3
SOCI 17221 Principles of Sociology 3
PSYC 16571 Principles of Psychology 3
LIFE 16367  College Success 1
Total:   16
Semester 2    
PHIL 16121 Philosophy - An Introduction
ENGL 17889 Composition and Rhetoric 3
SOCI 20839
Diversity in Canadian Society
GNED General Education Elective 3
Humanities and Western Civilization
Total:   15
Semester 3    
LITT 20102
Modern Literature and Contemporary Issues
SOCS 10049 Applied Research Methods for Social Sciences
Electives Two GAS Electives  6
GNED General Education Elective  3
Total:    15
Semester 4    
 SOCS 20146 Applied Research in Practice
 Electives Three GAS Electives  9
 GNED General Education Elective  3
Total:    15

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