Undergraduate study in Employment Relations and Organisation Studies

What can you study in Employment Relations and Organisation Studies?

Stage I

At Stage I you can take any two Stage I courses in Anthropology or Sociology. This is a requirement in order to gain entrance into Stage II MGMT courses. However, they cannot be counted towards the major in Employment Relations and Organisation Studies.

Stage I Anthropology courses

Stage I Sociology courses

Stages II and III

In more advanced courses you can study the following topics:

  • organisational behaviour
  • employment relations
  • diversity at work
  • human resource management
  • business ethics
  • business and society

Other useful subjects

Employment Relations and Organisation Studies can be especially useful when combined with Psychology, Sociology, Political Studies, Economics or Geography.

Undergraduate programmes in Employment Relations and Organisation Studies

You can study Employment Relations and Organisation Studies as a BA major or take elective courses.

Find out about your options for the Bachelor of Arts

From 2018 the BA minor in Employment Relations and Organisation Studies will no longer be available for new admissions. If you are currently enrolled in the minor, please seek advice from the Arts Students’ Centre.

Management is available for programmes in the Faculty of Business and Economics.
 

The Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Employment Relations and Organisation Studies

If you are beginning a BA in 2018

You can take a major in Employment Relations and Organisation Studies as one of your two BA majors (a double major). You will need to pass at least 120 points (eight courses) towards each of your majors, including at least 45 points (three courses) at Stage III.

If you first enrolled in a BA prior to 2018

Requirements for a BA major and minor

For a single major you must pass at least 135 points, including at least 60 points above Stage II.

For a double major you must pass at least 120 points in each of two majors, including at least 45 points above Stage II in each major.

For a BA minor you must pass at least 90 points, including at least 60 points above Stage I. BA minors will be discontinued for new admissions from 2018. If you are currently enrolled in a minor, please seek advice from the Arts Students’ Centre.

University regulations for the Bachelor of Arts

How to choose your courses

You must choose your courses from those listed in the BA schedule for Employment Relations and Organisation Studies. You must also meet any specific requirements indicated in the schedule.

2018 BA schedule for Employment Relations and Organisation Studies

For help with degree planning

Drop in to the Arts Students' Centre.