Program Requirements for the ER Major

Program Requirements:
These requirements apply to  students admitted to the Employment Relations major in 2015.

7.0 FCEs including at least 2.0 FCEs at the 300+ level, 0.5 of which must be at the 400-level.   Each course requirement is individual and cannot be used more than once.  A course taken on a CR/NCR basis may not be used to satisfy program requirements.

First Year:
ECO100Y1 (or ECO105Y1) and SOC101Y (or 1 FCE from:  SOC102H1/SOC103H1/PSY100H1)

Higher Years:
1. All of IRE240H1, IRE244H1, IRE260H1, IRE430Y1
2. At least 0.5 "IRE" 300-level course from Group A
3. Additional courses from Groups A or B (excluding courses already counted) for a total of 7.0 FCEs

Note:  Students may only take 1.0 Independent Study FCE and 1.0 Research Participation FCE toward their program requirements.

Group A: 
IRE339H1/IRE346H1/IRE347H1/IRE348H1/IRE367H1/ /IRE378H1/IRE379H1

Group B:
ECO220Y1/GGR221H1/HIS313H1/INI300H1/IRE332Y0/IRE344H1/IRE345H1/IRE349H1/IRE395H1/IRE395Y1/IRE396H1/IRE397Y1/IRE432Y0/IRE444H1/IRE446H1/IRE447H1/IRE472H1/IRE493H1/IRE494H1 /JGI216H1/MGT201H1/PSY201H1/PSY202H1/RSM222H1/RSM361H1/RSM392H1/RSM464H1/RSM461H1/SOC200H1/SOC202H1/SOC207H1/SOC317Y1/SOC366H1/SOC367H1/SOC439H1/


  1. Students who have completed ECO239Y/339Y as part of their ECO subject post may request to have the course counted in the Group B category.  Please email your request to er@utoronto.ca.
  2. Some courses offered by other departments may be available only to students who have completed specified prerequisites or who are enrolled in a subject POSt sponsored by the department offering the course.  Course enrolment conditions are listed in the "Enrolment Indicator" and "Enrolment Controls" columns in the Arts and Science timetable.  Course descriptions, prerequisites, corequisites and exclusions are listed in the Calendar.