105 – Lakehead University Programs

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Last updated: September 19, 2017

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Partnership Programs with Georgian College (Barrie Campus)

OUAC Program Code Program Name
AMB HBSc (Applied Life Sciences) and Biotechnology Diploma
AMC HBSc (Computer Science) and Computer Programmer Diploma
AXP BEng (Electrical Engineering) and Electrical Engineering Technology Advanced Diploma
AKX HBASc (Environmental Sustainability with Specialization in Ecosystem Management) and Environmental Technician Diploma
ALV HBASc (Media Studies with Major Concentration in Photographic Production) and Certificate in Photography

Honours Programs

Arts

OUAC Program Code Program Name Program Notes
AA Anthropology
AJQ Anthropology (Orillia Campus)
AAA Economics
AAB Economics & Political Science (Double Major)
AAC English
ALG English (Orillia Campus)
AAD English & French (Double Major)
AAE English & History (Double Major)
AAF English & Philosophy (Double Major)
AAG English & Women’s Studies (Double Major)
AAH French
AJR French & History (Double Major)
AAI French & Philosophy (Double Major)
AAJ Geography
AAK Gerontology & Psychology (Double Major)
AAL Gerontology & Women’s Studies (Double Major)
AAM History
AAN History & Philosophy (Double Major)
AAO History & Political Science (Double Major)
ALC History & Sociology (Double Major)
AAP History & Women’s Studies (Double Major)
AAQ Indigenous Learning
AAR Indigenous Learning & Philosophy (Double Major)
AAS Indigenous Learning & Women’s Studies (Double Major)
AAT Mathematics
AAU Music (Major)
For the Honours Bachelor of Music degree program, refer to ACX.
An audition and theory entrance test is required.
AAV Northern Studies
AAW Philosophy
AAX Philosophy & Political Science (Double Major)
AAY Political Science
AJS Political Science (Orillia Campus)
AAZ Political Science – Pre‑Law
ALU Political Science & Women’s Studies (Double Major)
AB Political Science (Diploma to Degree Pathway – articulation agreement with Confederation College)
ABA Psychology
ABB Psychology (Specialized Honours)
ABC Psychology (Specialized Honours with Major Concentration in Women’s Studies)
ABD Psychology & Philosophy (Double Major)
ABE Psychology & Women’s Studies (Double Major)
ABF Sociology
ABG Sociology (Orillia Campus)
ABH Sociology (Diploma to Degree Pathway – articulation agreement with Confederation College)
ABI Sociology & Women’s Studies (Double Major)
ABJ Sociology with Major Concentration in Gerontology
ABK Lakehead Arts One – Undecided Major
ABL Women’s Studies

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Arts & Science

OUAC Program Code Program Name
ABM Anthropology (Orillia Campus)
ABN Criminology (Orillia Campus)
ABO Criminology (Orillia Campus) (Diploma to Degree Pathway – multilateral agreement with all Ontario colleges)
ABP English (Orillia Campus)
ABQ Environmental Sustainability (Orillia Campus)
ABR Environmental Sustainability (Co‑op) (Orillia Campus)
ABS Environmental Sustainability (Orillia Campus) (Environmental Technology Diploma to Degree Pathway – articulation agreement with Georgian College)
AKA Environmental Sustainability (Orillia Campus) (Environmental Management Diploma to Degree Pathway – multilateral agreement with all Ontario colleges)
AKH Environmental Sustainability (Orillia Campus) (Environmental Technology Diploma to Degree Pathway – multilateral agreement with all Ontario colleges)
ABT Geography (Orillia Campus)
ABU Interdisciplinary Studies (Orillia Campus)
ALQ Interdisciplinary Studies with Major Concentration in Environment in Politics and Culture (Orillia Campus)
AKT Interdisciplinary Studies with Major Concentration in Human Nature
AKS Interdisciplinary Studies with Major Concentration in International Conflict and Human Rights
AKR Interdisciplinary Studies with Major Concentration in Social Justice
ABV Interdisciplinary Studies (Orillia Campus) (Diploma to Degree Pathway – multilateral agreement with all Ontario colleges)
ABW Media Studies (Orillia Campus)
ABX Media Studies (Orillia Campus) (Diploma to Degree Pathway – multilateral agreement with all Ontario colleges)

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Business

The first 2 years of the 4‑year Honours Bachelor of Commerce are common. After the second year of the Honours Bachelor of Commerce program, students must choose to complete the program in 1 year with a Business Administration degree or continue for 2 years in order to receive the Honours Bachelor of Commerce degree.

Students who select the Honours Bachelor of Commerce degree will be required to choose from the following majors in third year:

  • Accounting
  • Business Economics
  • Business Finance
  • Human Resources Management/Industrial Relations
  • Information Systems
  • International Business
  • Management
  • Marketing
OUAC Program Code Program Name
ABY Business
AC Business Administration (Orillia Campus)
AKZ Global Entrepreneurship (Orillia Campus)
ACA Accounting (Diploma to Degree Pathway – multilateral agreement with all Ontario colleges)
ACB Business Economics (Diploma to Degree Pathway – multilateral agreement with all Ontario colleges)
ACC Business Finance (Diploma to Degree Pathway – multilateral agreement with all Ontario colleges)
ACD General Management (Diploma to Degree Pathway – multilateral agreement with all Ontario colleges)
ACE Human Resources Management/Industrial Relations (Diploma to Degree Pathway – multilateral agreement with all Ontario colleges)
ACF Information Systems (Diploma to Degree Pathway – multilateral agreement with all Ontario colleges)
ACG International Business (Diploma to Degree Pathway – multilateral agreement with all Ontario colleges)
ACH Marketing (Diploma to Degree Pathway – multilateral agreement with all Ontario colleges)

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Environmental Management

OUAC Program Code Program Name
ACI Environmental Management
ACJ Environmental Management (Co‑op)
ACK Environmental Management (Diploma to Degree Pathway – multilateral agreement with all Ontario colleges)

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Environmental Science

OUAC Program Code Program Name
ACL Biology
ACM Biology (Diploma to Degree Pathway – multilateral agreement with all Ontario colleges)
ACN Earth Science
ACO Geography
ACP Geography (Diploma to Degree Pathway – multilateral agreement with all Ontario colleges)

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Environmental Studies

OUAC Program Code Program Name
ACQ Geography
ACR Geography (Diploma to Degree Pathway – multilateral agreement with all Ontario colleges)

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Fine Arts

OUAC Program Code Program Name Program Notes
ART Visual Arts A portfolio of your artwork is required.

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Forestry

OUAC Program Code Program Name
ACS Forestry
ACT Forestry (Co‑op)
ACU Forestry (Diploma to Degree Pathway – multilateral agreement with all Ontario colleges)

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Kinesiology

OUAC Program Code Program Name
ACV Kinesiology
ACW Kinesiology (Co‑op)

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Music

OUAC Program Code Program Name Program Notes
ACX Music An audition and theory entrance test is required.

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Outdoor Recreation

OUAC Program Code Program Name
ACY Outdoor Recreation
ALW Outdoor Recreation (Tourism -Travel and Eco-Adventure Diploma to Degree Pathway – Articulation Agreement with Confederation College)
ALX Outdoor Recreation (Community Recreation and Leadership Training Diploma to Degree Pathway – Articulation Agreement with Dawson College)
ALY Outdoor Recreation (Recreation and Leisure Services Diploma to Degree Pathway – Articulation Agreement with Georgian College)
ALZ Outdoor Recreation (Tourism – Marketing and Product Development Diploma to Degree Pathway – Articulation Agreement with Georgian College)
AM Outdoor Recreation (Adventure Recreation and Parks Technician Diploma to Degree Pathway – Articulation Agreement with Sault College)
AKV Outdoor  Recreation with Major Concentration in Nature-Based Therapeutic Recreation
AKW Outdoor Recreation with Major Concentration in Nature-Based Therapeutic Recreation (Diploma to Degree Pathway – articulation agreement with Confederation College)
AD Outdoor Recreation & (BA) Geography (Double Degree)
ADB Outdoor Recreation & (BA) History (Double Degree)
ADE Outdoor Recreation & (BSc) Natural Science (Double Degree)
AKB Outdoor Recreation & (BA) Women’s Studies (Double Degree)

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Science

OUAC Program Code Program Name
ADI Anthropology
AJU Anthropology (Orillia Campus)
ADJ Applied Life Sciences
ALH Applied Life Sciences (Orillia Campus)
AKQ Applied Life Sciences with Major Concentration in Biomedical Sciences
AKI Applied Life Sciences (3-Year Biotechnology Diploma to Degree Pathway – articulation agreement with Algonquin College and multilateral agreement with all other Ontario colleges)
ALN Applied Life Sciences (3-Year Biotechnology Diploma to Degree Pathway – articulation agreement with Algonquin College and multilateral agreement with all other Ontario colleges) (Orillia Campus)
ADK Applied Life Sciences (2-Year Biotechnology Diploma to Degree Pathway – multilateral agreement with all Ontario colleges)
ALO Applied Life Sciences (2-Year Biotechnology Diploma to Degree Pathway – multilateral agreement with all other Ontario colleges) (Orillia Campus)
ADL Bioinformatics
ADM Biology
ADN Biology with Major Concentration in Animal Sciences
AKN Biology with Major Concentration in Biodiversity and Conservation
AKM Biology with Major Concentration in Neuroscience
AKL Biology with Major Concentration in Plant Sciences
ADO Biology & Chemistry (Double Major)
ADP Chemistry
ADQ Chemistry with Specialization in Medical Sciences
ADR Computer Science
ADS Computer Science (Co‑op)
ADT Geoarchaeology
ADU Geography
ADV Geography with Geology Minor
ADW Geology
ADX Mathematical Physics
ADY Mathematics
AE Physics
AEA Physics (Co‑op)
AEB Physics with Major Concentration in Biomedical Physics
AEC Psychology
AED Psychology (Specialized Honours)
AEE Resource & Environmental Economics
AEF Lakehead Science One – Undecided Major
AEG Water Resource Science
AEH Water Resource Science (Diploma to Degree Pathway – multilateral agreement with several Ontario colleges)
AEI Water Resource Science Major Specialization in Applied Environmental Water Management

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Social Work

OUAC Program Code Program Name
AEJ Social Work
AEK Social Work (Orillia Campus)
AEL Social Work (Diploma to Degree Pathway – multilateral agreement with all Ontario colleges)
AEM Social Work (Orillia Campus) (Diploma to Degree Pathway – multilateral agreement with all Ontario colleges)
AEN Social Work with Major Concentration in Gerontology
AKJ Social Work with Major Concentration in Gerontology (Diploma to Degree Pathway – articulation agreements with Confederation College and Seneca College, and multilateral agreement with all other Ontario colleges)
AEO Social Work with Major Concentration in Indigenous Learning
AKK Social Work with Major Concentration in Indigenous Learning (Diploma to Degree Pathway – articulation agreements with Confederation College and Seneca College, and multilateral agreement with all other Ontario colleges)
AKU Social Work with Major Concentration in Women’s Studies
AEP One-Year Honours Bachelor of Social Work Program (degree required)
AEQ One-Year Honours Bachelor of Social Work Program (Orillia Campus) (degree required)
AER Year 3 of the Honours Bachelor of Social Work (for university students only)
AES Year 3 of the Honours Bachelor of Social Work (Orillia Campus) (for university students only)

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Bachelor’s Programs

Arts

OUAC Program Code Program Name  Program Notes
AET Anthropology
AJV Anthropology (Orillia Campus)
AEU Economics
AEV Economics & Political Science (Double Major)
AEW English
ALI English (Orillia Campus)
AEX French
AEY General
AMA General (Orillia)
AKC General (Online)
AEZ General (Orillia Campus) (Diploma to Degree Pathway – multilateral agreement with all Ontario colleges)
ALP General (Thunder Bay Campus) (Diploma to Degree Pathway – multilateral agreement with all Ontario colleges)
AF Geography
AFA Gerontology
AFB History
ALJ History (Orillia Campus)
AKD History (Online)
AFC Indigenous Learning
AFD Mathematics
AFE Mathematics & Economics (Double Major)
AFF Philosophy
AFG Political Science
AJW Political Science (Orillia Campus)
AFH Political Science – Pre‑Law
AFI Political Science (Diploma to Degree Pathway – articulation agreement with Confederation College)
AFJ Psychology
AFK Psychology & Philosophy (Double Major)
AFL Sociology
AFM Sociology (Diploma to Degree Pathway – articulation agreement with Confederation College)
AFN Visual Arts A portfolio of your artwork is required.
AFO Women’s Studies

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Arts & Science

OUAC Program Code Program Name
AFP Interdisciplinary Studies (Orillia Campus) (Diploma to Degree Pathway – multilateral agreement with all Ontario colleges)

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Business

OUAC Program Code Program Name
AFQ For graduates of a 3-year Business Administration diploma in Accounting
AFR For graduates of a 3-year Business Administration diploma in Accounting (Orillia Campus)
AFS For graduates of a 3-year Business Administration diploma in General Business
AFT For graduates of a 3-year Business Administration diploma in General Business (Orillia Campus)
AFU For graduates of a 3-year Business Administration diploma in Human Resources Management
AFV For graduates of a 3-year Business Administration diploma in Human Resources Management (Orillia Campus)
AFW For graduates of a 3-year Business Administration diploma in International Business
AFX For graduates of a 3-year Business Administration diploma in International Business (Orillia Campus)
AFY For graduates of a 3-year Business Administration diploma in Marketing
AFZ For graduates of a 3-year Business Administration diploma in Marketing (Orillia Campus)

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Engineering

OUAC Program Code Program Name
AX Chemical
AXA Chemical (Co‑op)
AXB Chemical (Diploma to Degree Pathway)
AXC Civil
AXD Civil (Co‑op)
AXE Civil (Diploma to Degree Pathway)
AXF Electrical
AXG Electrical (Co‑op)
AXH Electrical (Diploma to Degree Pathway)
AXI Mechanical
AXJ Mechanical (Co‑op)
AXK Mechanical (Diploma to Degree Pathway)
AXL Software
AXM Software (Co‑op)
AXN Software (Diploma to Degree Pathway)
AXO Common Year in Applied Science (one‑year upgrading program for Engineering)

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Nursing

The recommended deadline for applying to our Nursing programs is February 2, 2018.

Late applicants will be considered on an individual basis.

OUAC Program Code Program Name
AN Collaborative with Confederation College
ANC Compressed (3 years)

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Science

OUAC Program Code Program Name
AG Anthropology
AJX Anthropology (Orillia Campus)
AGA Biology
AGB Computer Science
AGC Earth Science
AGD General
AGE Geoarchaeology
AGF Geography
AGG Mathematics
AGH Mathematics & Physics (Double Major)
AGI Natural Science
AGJ Natural Science (Diploma to Degree Pathway – multilateral agreement with all Ontario colleges)
AGK Physics
AGL Psychology

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Concurrent Education: Honours Programs

Divisions Offered
PJ    Primary/Junior Division = Kindergarten to Grade 6
IS     Intermediate/Senior Division = Grade 7 to Grade 12

Aboriginal Education

OUAC Program Code Program Name Program Notes
AGM Aboriginal Education (PJ) Proof of Aboriginal/Indigenous ancestry may be required.

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Arts

OUAC Program Code Program Name Program Notes
AGN Anthropology (PJ) (Double Degree)
AGO English (PJ) (Double Degree)
AGP French (PJ) (Double Degree)
AGQ Geography (PJ) (Double Degree)
AGR History (PJ) (Double Degree)
AGS Mathematics (PJ) (Double Degree)
AGT Music (PJ) (Double Degree) An audition and theory entrance test is required.
AGU Philosophy (PJ) (Double Degree)
AGV Psychology (PJ) (Double Degree)
AKE Psychology (PJ) (Double Degree) (Diploma to Degree Pathway – articulation agreement with Confederation College)
AGW Sociology (PJ) (Double Degree)
AKF Sociology (PJ) (Double Degree) (Diploma to Degree Pathway – articulation agreement with Confederation College)
AGX Lakehead Arts One with Con. Ed (PJ) – Undecided Major
AGY Women’s Studies (PJ) (Double Degree)
AGZ Anthropology (IS) (Double Degree)
AH English (IS) (Double Degree)
AHA English & French (IS) (Double Degree)
AHB English & History (IS) (Double Degree)
AHC French (IS) (Double Degree)
AJY French & History (IS) (Double Degree)
AHD Geography (IS) (Double Degree)
AHE History (IS) (Double Degree)
AHF Mathematics (IS) (Double Degree)
AHG Music (IS) (Double Degree) An audition and theory entrance test is required.
AHH Psychology (IS) (Double Degree)
AHI Lakehead Arts One with Con. Ed (IS) – Undecided Major

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Arts & Science

OUAC Program Code Program Name
AHJ Anthropology (PJ) (Double Degree) (Orillia Campus)
AHK English (PJ) (Double Degree) (Orillia Campus)
AJZ Environmental Sustainability (PJ) (Double Degree) (Orillia Campus)
AHL Geography (PJ) (Double Degree) (Orillia Campus)
AHM Interdisciplinary Studies (PJ) (Double Degree) (Orillia Campus)
ALD Interdisciplinary Studies with Major Concentration in Human Nature (PJ) (Double Degree) (Orillia Campus)
ALE Interdisciplinary Studies with Major Concentration in International Conflict and Human Rights (PJ) (Double Degree) (Orillia Campus)
ALF Interdisciplinary Studies with Major Concentration in Social Justice (PJ) (Double Degree) (Orillia Campus)
ALR Interdisciplinary Studies with Major Concentration in Environment in Politics and Culture (PJ) (Double Degree) (Orillia Campus)

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Environmental Science

OUAC Program Code Program Name
AMN Biology (IS) (Double Degree)
AHO Geography (IS) (Double Degree)

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Environmental Studies

OUAC Program Code Program Name
AHP Geography (IS) (Double Degree)

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Fine Arts

OUAC Program Code Program Name Program Notes
AHQ Visual Arts (IS) (Double Degree) A portfolio of your artwork is required.

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Kinesiology

OUAC Program Code Program Name
AHR Kinesiology (PJ) (Double Degree)
AHS Kinesiology (IS) (Double Degree)
ALS Kinesiology (PJ) (5-Year Accelerated Double Degree Program)
ALT Kinesiology (IS) (5-Year Accelerated Double Degree Program)

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Outdoor Recreation

OUAC Program Code Program Name
AHT Outdoor Recreation (PJ) (Double Degree)
AHU Outdoor Recreation (IS) (Double Degree)

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Science

OUAC Program Code Program Name
AHV Anthropology (PJ) (Double Degree)
AHW Chemistry (PJ) (Double Degree)
AHX Geography (PJ) (Double Degree)
AHY Mathematics (PJ) (Double Degree)
AHZ Physics (PJ) (Double Degree)
AI Lakehead Science One with Con. Ed (PJ) – Undecided Major
AIA Anthropology (IS) (Double Degree)
AIB Biology (IS) (Double Degree)
AIC Biology & Chemistry (IS) (Double Degree)
AID Chemistry (IS) (Double Degree)
AIF Geography (IS) (Double Degree)
AIG Geology (IS) (Double Degree)
AIH Mathematics (IS) (Double Degree)
AII Physics (IS) (Double Degree)
AIJ Psychology (IS) (Double Degree)
AIK Lakehead Science One with Con. Ed (IS) – Undecided Major

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Concurrent Education: Bachelor’s Programs

Divisions Offered
PJ    Primary/Junior Division = Kindergarten to Grade 6
IS     Intermediate/Senior Division = Grade 7 to Grade 12

Arts

OUAC Program Code Program Name Program Notes
AIL Anthropology (PJ) (Double Degree)
AIM English (PJ) (Double Degree)
ALK English (PJ) (Double Degree) (Orillia Campus)
AIN French (PJ) (Double Degree)
AIO Geography (PJ) (Double Degree)
AIP History (PJ) (Double Degree)
ALM History (PJ) (Double Degree) (Orillia Campus)
AIQ Mathematics (PJ) (Double Degree)
AIR Philosophy (PJ) (Double Degree)
AIS Psychology (PJ) (Double Degree)
AIT Psychology (PJ) (Double Degree) (Diploma to Degree Pathway – articulation agreement with Confederation College)
AIU Sociology (PJ) (Double Degree)
AKG Sociology (PJ) (Double Degree) (Diploma to Degree Pathway – articulation agreement with Confederation College)
AIV Visual Arts (PJ) (Double Degree) A portfolio of your artwork is required.
AIW Women’s Studies (PJ) (Double Degree)
AIX Anthropology (IS) (Double Degree)
AIY English (IS) (Double Degree)
AIZ French (IS) (Double Degree)
AJ Geography (IS) (Double Degree)
AJA History (IS) (Double Degree)
AJB Indigenous Learning (IS) (Double Degree) Proof of Aboriginal/Indigenous ancestry may be required.
AJC Mathematics (IS) (Double Degree)
AJD Psychology (IS) (Double Degree)

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Arts & Science

OUAC Program Code Program Name
AJE Interdisciplinary Studies (PJ) (Double Degree) (Orillia Campus)

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Science

OUAC Program Code Program Name
AJF Anthropology (PJ) (Double Degree)
AJG Earth Science (PJ) (Double Degree)
AJH Geography (PJ) (Double Degree)
AJI Mathematics (PJ) (Double Degree)
AJJ Natural Science (PJ) (Double Degree)
AJK Physics (PJ) (Double Degree)
AJL Earth Science (IS) (Double Degree)
AJM Geography (IS) (Double Degree)
AJN Mathematics (IS) (Double Degree)
AJO Physics (IS) (Double Degree)
AJP Psychology (IS) (Double Degree)

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