Ethics Training Requirement

All graduate students at the University of Alberta, regardless of their field of study, are required to fulfill the Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research Academic Integrity and Ethics Training Requirement.

For students in the Department of East Asian Studies, the first part of this requirement is covered in EASIA 598, a required pro-seminar on studies of East Asia offered in the fall semester for first-year graduate students via three class hours devoted to the discussion of academic integrity and ethics issues, including graduate student-faculty relationships and integrity and scholarship.

The second part of this requirement is met through the online GET course developed by FGSR.

To complete this requirement, please email your GET course certificate to the Graduate Advisor, Andrea Hayes ( and she will add it to your student file.