Academic Calendar - 2018

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2018


Economics, Business, and Mathematics

Admission Requirements

Completion of first-year requirements, including the following 3.0 courses with an average of 70% and no grade less than 60%: Business Administration 1220E; Economics 1021A/B and Economics 1022A/B; 0.5 from Mathematics 1225A/B, Mathematics 1230A/B, Calculus 1000A/B AND 0.5 from Mathematics 1229A/B, Mathematics 1600A/B, Calculus 1301A/B or Calculus 1501A/B.

Module/Program Information

6.0 courses:

1.0 course normally taken in second year: Business Administration 2257, or MOS 2227A/B*. 
1.5 courses normally taken in second year: Economics 2220A/B, Economics 2221A/B, Economics 2300A/B.
1.0 course: Management and Organizational Studies 3310A/B, Management and Organizational Studies 3312A/B.
2.5 courses: Actuarial Science 2053, Economics 2222A/B, Economics 2223A/B, Economics 3370A/B.

Students who have completed Economics 2151A/B and Economics 2153A/B with an average of 75% and no grade in these courses less than 70% and with a grade of at least 65% in Business Administration 2257 will be admitted to Year 3.

*If students take MOS 2227A/B, MOS 3386A/B must be completed in this module.

Notes: The Major in Finance and the Major in Economics overlap a minimum of 2.0 courses.  Students enrolled in a Double Major in Economics and Finance may only count 1.0 courses of this overlap in both modules.  Substitutions are permitted for the remaining overlap from courses in Economics or MOS at the 3000 level or higher or from Mathematics, Statistical Sciences, Calculus or Algebra at the 2000 level or higher. 

The Major in Finance and the Minor in Economics overlap a minimum of 1.5 courses and only 1.0 course can overlap.Substitutions for the remaining overlap are permitted from any Economics course at the 2100 level or higher to complete the requirement for a Minor in Economics. The only permitted substitutions for Economics 2222A/B is Statistical Sciences 2035.