Academic Calendar - 2018

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2018

King's

Specialization SPECIALIZATION IN FINANCIAL ECONOMICS
Economics, Business, and Mathematics



Admission Requirements


Completion of first-year requirements, including Economics 1021A/B and Economics 1022A/B, with a minimum grade of 60% in each*; Mathematics 0110A/B, or MHF4U plus (MCB4U or MCV4U); 0.5 course from Mathematics 1225A/B, Mathematics 1230A/B, Calculus 1000A/B; AND 0.5 course from Mathematics 1229A/B, Mathematics 1600A/B, Calculus 1301A/B, or Calculus 1501A/B.

* Students who fail to meet the 60% requirement in each of Economics 1021A/B and Economics 1022A/B (or the former Economics 1020) may be admitted to the Specialization after second year, if a minimum grade of 60% is obtained in each of Economics 2150A/B and Economics 2152A/B, and the mathematics requirements noted above are met.

Module/Program Information


Module
9.0 courses:

3.5 courses: Economics 2122A/B*, Economics 2123A/B, Economics 2150A/B, Economics 2151A/B, Economics 2152A/B, Economics 2153A/B, Economics 2300A/B.
0.5 courses from: Economics 2154A/B, Economics 2164A/B.
2.0 courses: Actuarial Science 2053, Business Administration 2257 or MOS 2227A/B**.
0.5 course: Management and Organizational Studies 3310A/B.
1.0 course: Economics essay course designated E, F or G.
1.5 additional courses from: Economics numbered 2100 and above, or senior courses in Applied Mathematics, Statistical Sciences, Calculus, or Algebra, not used as a basis of admission above.

* Statistical Sciences 2035 may be used to fulfill the requirement of Economics 2122A/B; in this case students need take only 1.0 additional course in Economics, Applied Mathematics, Statistical Sciences, Calculus, or Algebra.
**If students take MOS 2227A/B, an additional 0.5 Economics course at 2100 level or above must be completed in this module.