Social Sciences electives

The following list of courses includes those suitable for first- and second-year students in the Faculty of Social Sciences, sorted by theme. These courses either do not require you to take any pre-requisite courses to register or may be taken without those pre-requisites if you obtain permission from the department.

Not all courses are offered in each term, so once you've found courses that interest you, check the academic calendar to confirm when each course will be offered for the upcoming session.


Conflict and social justice

Contemporary society

Environment and sustainability

Global perspectives

Government, policy and decision-making


Human complexity

Indigenous reconciliation