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Social Science

Individual and Society 300.3i

Technical sheet

Diploma: Pre-university

Duration: 2 years

Quota: no

Offered at: English Section

Also offered at: English Section

Description of program

You’re interested in learning more about the world, societies and human relations? Come and explore the issues affecting humans with the support of a dynamic team. Develop your critical thinking to gain a better understanding of the world that surrounds you. Build a solid foundation for yourself as you prepare for university.

Choosing to study here

  • Become involved in research experiences that give you a chance to put into practice what you’re learning and make the most of your intellectual energy.
  • Take part in meaningful field trips that stimulate authentic learning.
  • Become involved in a humanistic educational project that helps you build psychosocial aptitudes.
  • Build language skills to be able to communicate better verbally and in writing.

General admission conditions

To be eligible for college, you have to meet the following conditions:

Hold a secondary school diploma or hold a secondary school vocational diploma and have successfully completed the following courses:

  • Language of Instruction – Secondary 5
  • Second Language – Secondary 5
  • Mathematics – Secondary 4

Special admission conditions

Students admitted with Maths 416 - according to the program in effect before the education reform - must take a 15-hour complementary course.

My future in Social Science

University studies in the following fields:

  • Social science (politics, economics, history, psychology, geography, philosophy, criminology, law);
  • Communications (communication, journalism, public relations, cinema, television);
  • Education (pre-school, primary school, secondary school teaching, special education);
  • And many other fields.

Course schedule

Legend →
T : Theory
L : Laboratories
P : Personal
Course numberCourse TitlePonderation
hours/week

first semester

(27 hours/week)
T L P
    320-303-GA Introduction to Geography 3 0 3
    330-911-RE History of Western Civilization 2 2 2
    350-102-RE General Psychology 2 1 3
    387-304-GA individual and Society 3 1 3
    109-101-MQ Physical Activity and Health 1 1 1
    345-101-MQ Knowledge 3 1 3
    602-CGE-R4 French S. L. Common GE 1 2 3
    603-101-MQ Introduction to College English 2 2 4

second semester

(19 hours/week)
T L P
    360-300-RE Quantitatives methods 2 2 2
   Choix de 2 parmi 4
        101-303-GA Human Biology : A day in the life of ... 2 1 3
        320-313-GA Humanity's Geographic Challenges 3 0 3
        350-303-GA Developmental Psychology 2 1 3
        387-313-GA Social Change 2 1 3
    109-102-MQ Physical Activity and Effectiveness 0 2 1
    603-102-MQ Literary Genres 2 2 3
    COM-001-03 Elective course 1 2 1 3

third semester

(25 hours/week)
T L P
    300-300-RE Practical Initiation to Methodology in the Social Sciences 2 2 2
    383-920-RE Introduction to Economics I 2 1 3
    385-303-GA Political Science : Canada and Quebec 3 0 3
   Choix de 2 parmi 3
        201-301-RE Advanced Quantitative Methods 2 1 3
        350-343-GA Psychology of Sexuality 2 1 3
        387-343-GA Sociology of Work 2 1 3
    109-103-MQ Physical Activity and Autonomy 1 1 1
    345-102-MQ World Views 3 0 3
    603-C04-GA English: Pre-University 2 2 2

fourth semester

(22 hours/week)
T L P
    300-301-RE Integrative seminar 1 2 3
   Choix de 2 parmi 4
        350-313-GA Psychology of Communications 2 1 3
        383-303-GA Economics and Globalization 3 0 3
        385-313-GA Introduction to Political Ideologies 3 0 3
        387-323-GA Family in Society 3 0 3
    345-C13-GA Humanities in social science 1 2 3
    602-PGE-R4 French S. L. Applied GE 1 2 3
    603-103-MQ Literary Themes 2 2 3
    COM-002-03 Elective course 2 2 1 3


 

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