Undergraduate study in European Studies

What can you study in European Studies?

European Studies allows you to bring together courses from different subjects that share a focus on Europe. You can choose from three streams within European Studies: European Cultures and Languages; European History and Politics; and Medieval and Early Modern European Studies. In addition to courses in European languages and cultures, you can choose courses from Art History, Ancient History and Classical Studies, History, Politics and International Relations, Philosophy and Theological and Religious Studies.
 

Undergraduate programmes in European Studies

You can study European 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 European 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.
 

The Bachelor of Arts (BA) in European Studies

If you are beginning a BA in 2018

You can take a major in European 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 European Studies. You must also meet any specific requirements indicated in the schedule.

2018 BA schedule for European Studies

For help with degree planning

Arts Students' Centre