School of Public Policy and Administration
(Faculy of Public Affairs)
This section presents the requirements for programs in:
Certificate in Nunavut Public Service Studies C.N.P.S.S. (5.0 credits)
|1. 1.0 credit in:||1.0|
PADM 1501 [0.5]
|Public Administration in Nunavut|
PADM 1502 [0.5]
|Management of Federal-Territorial Relations|
|2. 1.0 credit in:||1.0|
ENGL 1005 [1.0]
|Writing and Language|
|3. 1.0 credit in:||1.0|
BUSI 1001 [0.5]
|Principles of Financial Accounting|
BUSI 2101 [0.5]
|4. 1.0 credit in:||1.0|
ECON 1001 [0.5]
|Introduction to Economics: Microeconomics|
ECON 1002 [0.5]
|Introduction to Economics: Macroeconomics|
|5. 0.5 credit in:||0.5|
HIST 1010 [0.5]
|History of Northern Canada|
|6. 0.5 credit in:||0.5|
PSCI 1100 [0.5]
|Democracy in Theory and Practice|
See the Academic Regulations of the University section of this Calendar.
This Certificate program is designed primarily for prospective or practicing public employees in Nunavut who seek special training in public service subjects at the undergraduate level.
Courses taken for the Certificate may be credited towards a Bachelor of Arts degree. A transfer student from the Certificate program into the Bachelor of Arts program normally will be required to take at least 10.0 further credits. At least 5.0 of the credits required for the degree must be completed after awarding of the Certificate.
A candidate for the Certificate must obtain a grade of C or higher in at least half of the credits taken at Carleton University for the Certificate.
The Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent including a minimum of six 4U or M courses. The six 4U or M courses must include a 4U course in English (or anglais) with a grade of 60 percent or higher. For applicants whose first language is not English, the requirement of 4U English can also be met under the conditions outlined in the section “English Language Requirements” in the Admissions Requirements and Procedures section of this Calendar. Special consideration will be extended to other applicants under Mature Applicant regulations (see Mature and Special Admissions, in the Admissions Regulations and Procedures section of this Calendar).
Candidates may be admitted with advanced standing, but must take at least 3.0 credits for the Certificate from Carleton University.