Courses of Instruction

This section presents the descriptions of all courses offered at the University of Victoria. Courses are listed in alphabetical order by course abbreviation (BIOL, ENGL). The course abbreviations for all courses offered within each faculty are listed in Courses by Faculty. A list of the course abbreviations and their corresponding subject areas is presented in Courses by Subject Areas.

Please note that not all courses listed are necessarily offered every year; students should consult the department or faculty concerned. Registration and current timetable information is also available on the web at www.uvic.ca/timetable.

Students must ensure that they are familiar with the program requirements and restrictions noted in the entry for each academic unit.

Fields of Study
A
ACAN Arts of Canada
ADMN Public Administration
AE Art Education
AGEI Ageing
AHVS Art History and Visual Studies
ANTH Anthropology
ART Visual Arts
ARTS Arts
ASL American Sign Language
ASTR Astronomy
B
BCMB Biochemistry and Microbiology
BIOC Biochemistry
BIOL Biology
BME Biomedical Engineering
BUS International Management and Organization
C
CD Community Development
CENG Computer Engineering
CH Cultural Heritage Management
CHEM Chemistry
CIVE Civil Engineering
COM Commerce
CS Canadian Studies
CSC Computer Science
CSPT Cultural, Social and Political Thought
CW Creative Writing (En'owkin Centre)
CYC Child and Youth Care
CYCB Indigenous Community-based Child and Youth Care
CYCI Child and Youth Care International
D
DHUM Digital Humanities
DR Dispute Resolution
DSST Disability Studies
E
ECON Economics
ED-D Educational Psychology and Leadership Studies
ED-P Curriculum and Instruction Studies
EDCI Curriculum and Instruction Studies
EDUC Education
ELEC Electrical Engineering
ENGL English
ENGR Engineering
ENT Entrepreneurship
ENTC Entrepreneurship Certificate
ENTD Entrepreneurship Diploma
EOS Earth and Ocean Sciences
EPHE Exercise Science, Physical and Health Education
ER Environmental Restoration
ES Environmental Studies
EUS European Studies
F
FA Fine Arts
FORB Forest Biology
FRAN French
G
GEOG Geography
GMST Germanic Studies
GNDR Gender Studies
GREE Greek
GRS Greek and Roman Studies
GS Graduate Studies by Special Arrangement
H
HDCC Human Dimensions of Climate Change
HINF Health Information Science
HLTH Health
HS Health and Society
HSD Human and Social Development
HSTR History
HUMA Humanities
I
IA Interdisciplinary Arts
IB International Business
ICDG Indigenous Community Development and Governance
IED Indigenous Education
IET Intercultural Education
IGOV Indigenous Governance
IN Indigenous Nationhood
INGH Indigenous Health Studies
INTD Interdisciplinary Program
INTS International Health Studies
IS Indigenous Studies
ITAL Italian
L
LAS Latin American Studies
LATI Latin
LAW Law
LING Linguistics
M
MATH Mathematics
MBA Master of Business Administration
MBME Master of Business Administration + Master of Engineering
MBMS Master of Business Administration + Master of Science (CSC)
MECH Mechanical Engineering
MEDI Medieval Studies
MEDS Medical Science
MEST Mediterranean Studies
MGB Master of Global Business
MICR Microbiology
MRNE Marine Science
MUS Music
N
NRSC Neuroscience
NUED Nursing, Advanced Practice: Nurse Educator Option
NUHI Nursing and Health Information Science
NUNP Nursing, Advanced Practice: Nurse Practitioner Option
NURA Nursing, Advanced Practice: Nurse Leadership Option
NURP Nursing Policy and Practice
NURS Nursing
P
PAAS Pacific and Asian Studies
PADR Public Administration Dispute Resolution
PHIL Philosophy
PHSP Public Health and Social Policy
PHYS Physics
POLI Political Science
PORT Portuguese
PSYC Psychology
R
RS Religious Studies
S
SCIE Science
SDH Social Dimensions of Health
SENG Software Engineering
SJS Social Justice Studies
SLST Slavic Studies
SMGT Service Management
SOCI Sociology
SOCW Social Work
SOSC Social Sciences
SPAN Spanish
SPP Studies in Policy and Practice
STAT Statistics
T
THEA Theatre
TS Technology and Society
V
VIRS Visiting International Research Studies
W
WRIT Writing