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Programs of Study - Specialists, Majors and Minors | VISUAL STUDIES

Dear Daniels Visual Studies Undergraduate students,

One of your graduation requirements is that you need to complete an appropriate combination of programs of study.

The Daniels Program of Study Enrollment GUIDE is available online. Additional information about specific program requirements and description can be found in the Undergraduate Academic Calendar.

Save-the-Date for the Visual Studies Program of Study Information Session on Wednesday February 23, 2022 from 2-3pm EST on Zoom.  Details to follow. 

The Daniels Faculty currently offers the following programs of study:


Visual Studies

After your first year of study, in the Major in Visual Studies AHMAJ2000, with the completion of 4.0 Credits, you may choose to pursue one of the directed Specialist streams. 

  • AHSPE2001 Specialist in Visual Studies: Studio Stream
  • AHSPE2002 Specialist in Visual Studies: Critical Practices Stream

You may also choose to continue with the Major in Visual Studies, in which case, you must also enroll in one of the following:

  • a Major in another subject area, OR
  • two Minors in other subject areas

Steps to Enrolling in Daniels Programs of Study

  • Step 1: Submit a request on ACORN - April 29, 2022
  • Step 2: Check results of your requests on ACORN - June 20, 2022
  • Step 3: Accept invitation to program-July 6th, 2022, or before course enrolment


Arts & Science Programs of Study

As soon as you complete 4.0 Credits, you are eligible to enrol/request a program of study offered through the Faculty of Arts & Science. You are able to combine your required Daniels Subject Program with many programs of study offered through the Faculty of Arts & Science. Information about Faculty of Arts & Science programs of study, deadlines, dates, and enrolment information can be found on the Faculty of Arts and Science Academics & Registration webpage.


Changing Programs of Study

Daniels students who want to change between the Honours Bachelor of Arts, Architectural Studies and the Honours Bachelor of Arts, Visual Studies degree programs are required to apply for an Internal Undergraduate Degree Transfer. The deadline for submitting this form is April 30th, 2022.
For any questions, please email 



Office of the Registrar and Student Services

John H. Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape, and Design

University of Toronto

1 Spadina Crescent, Toronto ON M5S 2J5