Students must complete liberal studies as part of the requirements for graduation in all Ryerson programs.
Such studies must be in disciplines outside the student’s field of professional specialization; their purpose is to develop the capacity to understand and appraise the social, cultural and scientific context in which graduates will work as professionals and live as educated citizens.
These studies are offered at two levels:
- the Lower (LL), which are normally taken during the first two years of a four-year program, and
- the Upper (UL), which are normally taken during the last two years.
The courses offered at each Level are listed in Table A and Table B: