Cultural Studies

A minor in Cultural Studies requires 9h of courses chosen from those in bold type below. Only 2 of the Engl 3663, 3673, 3683, 3693 series may be taken, and no more than 12h may be in a single discipline. Some upper-level courses have pre-requisites. All courses offered towards this minor must be completed with a grade of C- or better.

Please view the Registrar's Office website for course availability.


Course #

Course Title


ART 2073

Contemporary Art


CREL 3693

Special Topics in Ritual Studies


ENGL 3663

Postcolonial Literature 4 - South Asian

C- or higher in ENGL1406

ENGL 3673

Postcolonial Literature 1 - African Culture

C- or higher in ENGL1406

ENGL 3683

Postcolonial Literature 2 - Caribbean

C- or higher in ENGL1406

ENGL 3693

Postcolonial Literature 3 - Australia and New Zealand Settler Literature

C- or higher in ENGL1406

ENGL 3723


C- or higher in ENGL1406

FRAN 3353

Film, France, Francophonie


HIST 2273

Sports, Culture and History

30h university courses or permission

HIST 2463

Youth Culture in Canada since 1918

30h university courses or permission

HIST 2493

Canadian History on Film

30h university courses or permission

HIST 2623

History of Science and Technology

30h university courses or permission

IDST 1213

The Black Experience: Past and Present


IDST 1223

The Indigenous Experience: Past and Present


IDST 2063

World Music


MUSI 1253

Music and Society


MUSI 3003

History of Rock Music


NUTR 1513

Food and People


PHIL 1113

The Examined Life in the Information Age


PHIL 2103



PHIL 3613

Contemporary Continental Philosophy


POLS 1403

Global Politics, Law and Culture


POLS 3483

Globalization - Critical Perspectives

One year of university study

POLS 3783

Pop Culture and World Politics

POLS 1403 or permission

POLS 3943

Politics of the Mass Media


POLS 3993

Digital Democracy


POLS 4483

Politics of Global Technologies


RECR 3033

Leisure in Society

RECR 2013

SOCI 2233

Technology and Society

6h of 1000-level sociology or permission

SOCI 2413

First National and Aboriginal Peoples of Canada

2nd year standing

SOCI 2533

Cultural Studies


SOCI 2563

Social Movements


SOCI 2806

Gender and Sexuality


SOCI 3803

Lesbian and Gay Studies

SOCI 2806 or IDST 2906

THEA 3923

Canadian Drama and Film


THEA 3973

Women and Theatre

2nd year standing


Inquiries regarding the Cultural Studies minor may be directed to Geoffrey Whitehall
See also the Cultural Studies website Here


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