Academic Calendar - 2018

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2018

Western Main Campus

Other - Non Modular Program E. SOFTWARE ENGINEERING - HEALTH INFORMATICS OPTION
Faculty of Engineering - Electrical and Computer Engineering - Software Engineering Program



Admission Requirements


Students entering the Software Engineering - Health Informatics Option will follow the same first three years as other students in the Software Engineering program. A student who wishes to enrol in the Health Informatics Option must have completed third year of the Software Engineering Program.

Engineering Common First Year Program

Full-year courses: Applied Mathematics 1413, Engineering Science 1050, Business Administration 1299E.
Full-year half course: Engineering Science 1022A/B/Y
Half-year courses: Applied Mathematics 1411A/B, Chemistry 1302A/B, Engineering Science 1021A/B, Engineering Science 1036A/B, Physics 1401A/B and Physics 1402A/B.

(two of the half courses are taken in each term as scheduled)

Module/Program Information


Second Year Program

Applied Mathematics 2270A/B, Applied Mathematics 2276A/B, ECE 2277A/B, ECE 2238A/B, SE 2203A/B, SE 2205A/B, SE 2250A/B, Mathematics 2151A/B, Computer Science 1037A/B, Statistical Sciences 2141A/B, Writing 2130F/G (or the former ES 2211F/G), one 0.5 non-technical elective from the approved list.

Third Year Program

ECE 3375A/B, ECE 4436A/B, SE 3309A/B, SE 3310A/B, SE 3313A/B, SE 3314A/B, SE 3316A/B, SE 3350A/B, SE 3351A/B, SE 3352A/B, SE 3353A/B.

Fourth-Year Program

Medical Health Informatics 4100F, Medical Health Informatics 4110G, SE 4450, SE 4452A/B, SE 4455A/B, SE 4472A/B, ES 4498F/G, the former Physics 2600A/B, One 0.5 technical elective, 1.0 non-technical elective*.


Students who entered before September 2016 are required to take Business Administration 2299E.

*Selection of the non-technical elective must be approved by the Department Counsellor to satisfy the CEAB requirements of subject matter that deals with central issues, methodologies and thought processes of the humanities and social sciences. An approved list can be found on the Engineering website.