Certificate in Globalization and Governance
Political science students specializing in the study of globalization and governance are eligible to receive this certificate along with their degree.
The Globalization and Governance Certificate is the only certificate of its kind in Canada, and it is a reflection that globalization is one of the defining characteristics of the twenty-first century. The program includes undergraduate Political Science lecture and seminar courses that focus on the dynamics of globalization and the challenges it presents to politics, to governance, and to public policies. It is designed to encourage critical thinking about the challenges and opportunities of globalization and governance in a complex world. Globalization and Governance Certificate courses include lectures and seminars taught by renowned scholars in the areas of international relations, global governance, Canadian and international political economy, immigration, urban affairs, and multiculturalism and citizenship.
Political science students are also eligible to earn certain interdisciplinary certificates, including:
Arts Work Experience
Certificate in Peace and Post-Conflict Studies
Certificate in Community Service Learning
Certificate in European Studies