Academic Calendar - 2018

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2018

Western Main Campus

Honors Specialization HONORS SPECIALIZATION IN GEOLOGY
Faculty of Science - Earth Sciences



Admission Requirements


Completion of first-year requirements with no  failures. Students must have an average of at least 70% in the 3.0 principal courses taken, including:

0.5 course: Chemistry 1301A/B with a minimum mark of 60% or the former 1100A/B with a minimum mark of 60%.

1.5 courses from: Earth Sciences 1022A/B, Earth Sciences 1023A/B, Earth Sciences 1070A/B, Earth Sciences 1081A/B, Earth Sciences 1083F/G, Biology 1001A, Biology 1002B, Biology 1201A, Biology 1202B, Chemistry 1302A/B or the former Chemistry 1200B, Physics 1028A/B, Physics 1029A/B, Physics 1301A/B, Physics 1302A/B, Physics 1501A/B, Physics 1502A/B. A minimum mark of 60% in each course is required.

1.0 additional course from: Calculus 1000A/B, Calculus 1500A/B, the former Calculus 1100A/B or Mathematics 1225A/B; and one of Applied Mathematics 1201A/B, Calculus 1301A/B, Calculus 1501A/B, Mathematics 1228A/B, Mathematics 1229A/B, Mathematics 1600A/B or the former Linear Algebra 1600A/B, Statistical Sciences 1024A/B. An average in the two courses of at least 60% is required. This requirement must be completed by the end of second year.

Module/Program Information


Module
10.0 courses:

8.0 courses: Earth Sciences 2123A/B, Earth Sciences 2200A/B, Earth Sciences 2201A/B, Earth Sciences 2206A/B, Earth Sciences 2230A/B, Earth Sciences 2250Y, Earth Sciences 2260A/B, Earth Sciences 2265A/B, Earth Sciences 3310A/B, Earth Sciences 3313A/B, Earth Sciences 3314A/B, Earth Sciences 3315A/B, Earth Sciences 3340A/B, Earth Sciences 3350Y, Earth Sciences 3370A/B, Earth Sciences 3372A/B.
1.0 additional course in Earth Sciences at the 3000 level or above.
1.0 course: Earth Sciences 4490E.

Note: Earth Sciences 2123A/B should be taken by the end of the second year. If Earth Sciences 1023A/B has been taken, Earth Sciences 2123A/B cannot be taken, and one additional 2000-level or above Earth Sciences course not required for the module must be taken as a substitute.