The purpose of this certificate program is to foster knowledge about the intersection of politics and law in the undergraduate learning experience and the learning environment at the University of Saskatchewan. 

Major Average

The major average in the Certificate in Politics and Law includes the grades earned in:
  • All courses eligible to be used in the program.

Residency Requirements in the Major

To receive a Certificate in Politics and Law, students must complete at least two-thirds of the following coursework (to the nearest highest multiple of 3 credit units) from the University of Saskatchewan.

  • Minimum credit units required in the program.

See Residency for additional details.

Class Listing

Required Courses (24 credit units)

*Courses offered online and on campus.

Choose 6 credit units from the following:

  • POLS 302.3 The Politics and law of Work and Employment
  • POLS 304.3 Democracy and the Charter of Rights and Freedoms
  • POLS 403.3 Advanced Topics in Public Law and Public Policy


Questions? Ask us.

Department of Political Studies

: political.studies@usask.ca