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Embedded Certificate in Leadership Studies
1. Program Information

Program Office: Haskayne School of Business, Undergraduate Programs Office, Scurfield Hall 343

2. Admission

Undergraduate students are considered for admission to the Embedded Certificate in Leadership Studies once they have completed 15 units.

3. Program Requirements

Undergraduate students must successfully complete a minimum of 18 units from the Field of Leadership Studies as follows, with a maximum of 12 units from any one Faculty:

a) Core courses (6 units): Leadership Studies 401 (non-business students) or Management Studies 453 (business students), and Leadership Studies 501. Note: Kinesiology 311 and 411 may be substituted for Leadership Studies 401 and 501 respectively.

b) Electives (12 units): An additional 12 units from the Field of Leadership Studies, of which a minimum of 3 units must be at the 400 level or above.

4. Field of Leadership Studies

The field of Leadership Studies consists of all courses labelled Leadership Studies (LEAD), Management Studies 453, and those courses flagged as related to leadership studies. A full, up-to-date list of approved courses is maintained on the certificate's website:

Notwithstanding inclusion on the list, students are cautioned that some of the field courses may be in high demand, may have prerequisites that lie outside of the field, may be restricted-program courses, and/or may not be suitable towards their degree program. Registration in these courses is not assured. It is the student's responsibility to ensure that enrolment restrictions, requisites, and degree regulations are met.