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Faculty Regulations (Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences)

It is the responsibility of each student registered at Lakehead University to be familiar with the specific requirements of the degree, diploma or certificate which he/she plans to pursue.

Each student is responsible for ensuring that the courses selected at registration satisfy the program requirements of the degree, diploma or certificate sought; academic advice and counselling for all who need assistance is freely available.

It is also understood that every student, by the act of registering, agrees to abide by all rules and regulations of the University.

Each student is expected to be familiar with the General Information pertaining to the faculty or school in which he/she is enrolled.

1. Students in Health and Behavioural Sciences can normally, independently select courses in a given program providing:
(i) they follow all Calendar regulations
(ii) they consult with the director/co-ordinator where stipulated in the Calendar.

2. Students in Health and Behavioural Sciences should be aware that a criminal reference check is required in some programs and that unsafe practice and unsuitable professional behaviour can result in dismissal from the school.

Not all courses outlined in the Calendar are offered every year. The Office of the Registrar or the appropriate Faculty, Department or School should be consulted for supplementary information regarding final and complete timetable, course offerings and course instructors prior to the start of classes.

Courses not offered this academic year (fall/winter terms) are indicated by the words "NOT OFFERED THIS YEAR" below the course description. Nevertheless, students should refer to the Timetable as a final check.

Academic regulations for the Interdisciplinary Programs in Gerontology, the School of Kinesiology, the School of Nursing, Department of Psychology, and the School of Social Work may be found in the information provided for each academic unit.