The University is also exploring potential changes to the Bachelor of Advanced Studies program, including its discontinuation.
The 2023 cohort of Art History Honours students condemn proposed changes to Honours degrees under Future FASS.
The Faculty of Arts and Social Studies Honours units would be replaced by ‘interdisciplinary’ alternatives, operated by the Faculty’s various ‘schools’.
Subjects that are at risk of being cut include many from Hebrew, Biblical & Jewish Studies, Visual Arts, Philosophy and more.
The reversal comes after weeks of uncertainty for Honours students in the Medical Foundation Building.
Undergraduate students and staff are permitted to remain, amid an ongoing police investigation and ‘toxic workplace culture’.
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