Ethnocultural Diversity Studies

A Minor in Ethnocultural Diversity Studies requires the completion of at least 6h chosen from CREL 1206, IDST 1213, IDST 1223, and SOCI 1113 with the balance of the minor courses being chosen from the list below. All courses offered towards this minor must be completed with a minimum grade of C-. In some cases pre-requisites will be waived by the instructor for those engaged in the minor.

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


Course #

Course Title


CLAS 2823 Race & Ethnicity Anct Med  
CREL 1206 World Religions  
CREL 2443 Health, Illness and Religion  
ENGL 3663 Postcolonial Literature 4 – South Asian ENGL 1406 or 1413/1423, minimum grade of C-
ENGL 3673 Postcolonial Literature 1 – African ENGL 1406 or 1413/1423, minimum grade of C-
ENGL 3683 Postcolonial Literature 2 – Caribbean ENGL 1406 or 1413/1423, minimum grade of C-
ENGL 3693 Postcolonial Literature 3 – Australia and New Zealand Settler Colony ENGL 1406 or 1413/1423, minimum grade of C-
FRAN 3513 L'Acadie d'aujourd'hui  
HIST 1913 The African Cdn. Experience  
HIST 2073 The Arab-Israeli Conflict  
HIST 2303 America & the Age of Revolution  
HIST 2583 History of Indigenous People  
HIST 2603 African Canadian Women's History Second-year standing (i.e. > 24h completed)
HIST 2733 African Cdns. in the Maritimes  
HIST 3423 Race and Class in 20th Century Africa HIST 2753
HIST 3453 Islam and Nationalism in Modern Middle East HIST 2043
HIST 3613 Making Canada: Nation of Immigrants HIST 2783
IDST 1213 The Black Experience: Past and Present  
IDST 1223 The Indigenous Experience: Past and Present  
MUSI 2063 Musics of the World  
POLS 1403 Global Politics, Law, and Culture  
POLS 3063 Indigenous Law and Governance in Canada Second-year standing (i.e. > 24h completed)
POLS 3303 Multiculturalism in Canada: Race, Rights, and Citizenship  
POLS 3483 Globalization: Critical Perspectives One year of university study
POLS 3513 Gender and Development  
POLS 3773 Global Issues  
SOCI 1113 Intro to Cultural Anthropology  
SOCI 2113 Issues in Developing Societies  
SOCI 2123 Ethnic and Race Relations: A Canadian Intro  
SOCI 2413 First Nations/CDN Aboriginals Second year standing
SOCI 2533 Cultural Studies  
SOCI 2853 Belief Systems in Cross-Cultural Perspective 6h of 1000 level Sociology with C- or better
SOCI 3133 Ethnic & Race Relations: Comparative Cases  
SOCI 3373 Aging in Cross Cultural Perspective  
WGST 4913 Women of the African Diaspora WGST -1413 and third year standing or permission of the instructor - Must be completed prior to taking this course.


Inquiries regarding the Ethnocultural Diversity Studies minor may be directed to Jamie Whidden


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