Liberal Arts and Science:

General Education Electives

If you’re looking to complete your General Elective requirements for post-secondary education, or simply further a personal interest, Sheridan's General Education Electives can help.

A variety of learning opportunities in various areas of interest. Enrol today.

Recommended Program Pathway

Students are welcome to enrol in the course(s) that best fit their academic journey. There is no recommended program pathway.

These courses are part of the General Education Electives Program.

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Course(s)

You may be interested in courses in this field

Body and Nutrition
Course Code:
NUTR76001
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
Sociology, Introduction
Course Code:
SOCI70003
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
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The Game of Soccer and Its Impact on Society
Course Code:
SOCI70010
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
The History of Chocolate
Course Code:
CULT70001G
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
Find a Class
The Science of Popular Diets: Impact of Nutrition on Human Wellness
Course Code:
NUTR70001G
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
Find a Class

Program Delivery

These are part-time courses and are delivered via online (asynchronous) classroom.

Program Description

If you want to contribute thoughtfully, creatively and positively to the community around you while improving your employability or fulfilling general elective requirements for another program, Sheridan’s General Education Electives will help you do all those things and more.

Upon completion of one or all of the following courses, you’ll have strengthened your awareness of the issues the world faces today as well as your critical analysis, problem solving and communication skills. Explore a range of topics that will appeal to you both personally and as a member of a larger society.

Upon completion of these courses, students will be able to:

  • Discuss the functions and components of the digestive system
  • List the major social variables that impact behaviour
  • Understand the cultural impact of the game of soccer
  • Identify the relevance of the social, cultural, and economic history of chocolate 
  • Examine popular nutrition trends as they relate to personal and global wellness
  • and more!

A variety of learning opportunities in various areas of interest. Enrol today.

Recommended Program Pathway

Students are welcome to enrol in the course(s) that best fit their academic journey. There is no recommended program pathway.

Full-Time General Education Electives

If you want to check and see if these courses can be considered as general electives towards your full-time degree or diploma, please kindly reach out to your Academic Advisor! 

Contact Us

If you have any questions, please contact our Opportunity Centre at caps@sheridancollege.ca or 905-874-4440.