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Block Transfer Agreement: College Diplomas

Students enrolling in Laurier’s Human Rights and Human Diversity program on the Brantford campus after completing a two- or three-year diploma program may earn up to 6.0 or 7.5 transfer credits (respectively). The specific transfer credits granted will be determined based on your unique academic journey and will be outlined in a transfer credit assessment that you will receive along with your offer letter.

To graduate with your Bachelor of Arts in Human Rights and Human Diversity, you will need to complete the following courses at Laurier:

Brantford Foundations

  • BF190: Modernity and the Contemporary World
  • BF199: Academic Literacy: Humanities
  • BF290: Modernity: Critique and Resistance
  • BF299: Academic Literacy: Social Sciences

Human Rights and Human Diversity Required Courses

  • HR100: Human Rights and Human Diversity
  • HR200: Human Rights Violations: Advocacy and Analysis
  • HR260: Introduction to Human Rights
  • HR261: Multiculturalism
  • HR300: Professionalization Seminar
  • HR323: Rights in Canada: Rights, Freedoms and the Charter
  • HR328: The United Nations in the International Community
  • HR401: Philosophy of Human Rights
  • HR402: Cross-Cultural Perspectives on Human Rights
  • OL233: Introduction to Social Science Research Methods
  • One additional research methods course
  • 5.0 additional credits from Human Rights and Human Diversity courses


  • 0.0 – 1.5 elective credits in any discipline (300/400-level)

Learn More About Transferring to Laurier

If you have additional questions about your transition to Laurier, financial aid for transfer students or transfer credit evaluation, visit our transfer students website. If you are interested in transferring into this program with an academic history different than what is outlined above, apply using the 105 application form and your transfer credits will be assessed on an individual basis and reported to you, along with your offer letter, upon admission to Laurier.

Note: Not all program requirements are reflected in these pathway descriptions. It is the responsibility of the student to ensure that all academic program and course requirements have been met. Refer to regulations in the academic calendar and connect with an academic advisor once you have accepted your offer.

Contact Us:

Alicia Schiassi, Academic Program Assistant

T: 519.756.8228 x5517

Faculty and Staff


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