The Politics, History, and Economics program offers a general degree as well as standard, Atlantic Studies, International Studies, and Public Policy Studies streams.
We believe in the importance of a strong liberal arts program, so we require all Politics, History, and Economics students to take significant classes in other subject areas. This means Politics, History, and Economics students have the flexibility to take courses in other disciplines that interest them. Our hope is that you graduate with a broader perspective on how Politics, History, and Economics connects with society.
The Standard PHE stream prepares students for all types of work related to the 'public sphere.'
In the Atlantic Studies stream, students will learn about the politics, history, and economy of Canada, the United States of America, the United Kingdom, and more.
The International Studies stream will explore the global community in which the students live.
Public Policy Studies
This stream will prepare students to work with public policy in the public, private, and non-profit sectors. Student will have a chance to learn about initiating, formulating, enacting, and implementing public policies.