Academic Calendar - 2019

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2019


Leadership and Social Change, School of

Admission Requirements

5.0 first-year courses:

After first year, students may apply for admission upon completion of first-year requirements with no failures. Students must have an average of at least 73% on, and no grade less than 60% in, the following

3.0 principal courses:

1.0 course: Business Administration 1220E
1.0 course from*: Calculus 1000A/B, Calculus 1301A/B, Calculus 1501A/B; Mathematics 1225A/B, Mathematics 1228A/B, Mathematics 1229A/B, Mathematics 1600A/B.
1.0 course numbered 1000-1999.

1.0 course: Foods and Nutrition 1021 or Foods and Nutrition 1030E.
1.0 course numbered 1000-1999 from: Leadership Studies, Family Studies, History, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology.

MOS 1021A/B and MOS 1023A/B may be substituted for Business Administration 1220E for students transferring from other campuses.

After second year, students applying for a BMOS HONORS SPECIALIZATION must:

a) have achieved an average of at least 73% on the last 5.0 courses,
b) have achieved an average of 73% on the 3.0 principal courses required for the module,
c) have obtained a minimum grade of 60% in each course required for the module,
d) have obtained a passing grade in each elective course, and
e) have a minimum cumulative average of 65%

Module/Program Information

10.5 senior courses

1.0 course: Business Administration 2257.
0.5 course from: MOS 2242A/B; Psychology 2850A/B or Sociology 2205A/B.
2.0 courses: MOS 2181A/B, MOS 3320A/B, MOS 3370A/B; Foods and Nutrition 2132A/B.
1.0 course from: MOS 2205F/G or Human Ecology 2266F/G; MOS 2275A/B, MOS 3250A/B, MOS 3330A/B, MOS 3350A/B.
2.0 courses from: MOS 3321F/G, MOS 3322F/G, MOS 3470F/G, MOS 4411A/B, MOS 4415A/B.
2.0 courses: Foods and Nutrition 3310A/B, Foods and Nutrition 3320A/B, Foods and Nutrition 3348A/B, Foods and Nutrition 4458A/B.
1.0 courses from: Leadership Studies 2233A/B; Philosophy 2074F/G; Political Science 2236E, Political Science 2246E; Psychology 2720A/B, Psychology 3721F/G; Sociology 2172A/B, Sociology 3314F/G, the former Dimensions of Leadership 2233A/B.
1.0 course: MOS 4410A/B, MOS 4400A/B.

Note: Second year (or above) students seeking admission into one of the Food Management modules may be admitted without the 1.0 math requirement if all other module requirements are met and the 1.0 math requirement is complete by the end of the first year in the module.  It is recommended that Foods and Nutrition students seeking admission take Mathematics 1229A/B and Mathematics 1228A/B to fulfill the math module requirements.


Progression Requirements

To remain in a BMOS HONORS SPECIALIZATION, students must:

a) have maintained a cumulative modular average of 70%,
b) have obtained a minimum grade of 60% in each course required for the module,
c) have obtained a passing grade in each elective course, and
d) have maintained a cumulative average of 65%.

Students who fail to meet these progression requirements may be eligible to apply to a BMOS Specialization or to another program.

Graduation Requirements

To graduate from a BMOS HONORS SPECIALIZATION, students must achieve a minimum cumulative modular average of 70% with a minimum mark of 60% in each course, obtain a passing grade in each elective course, and maintain a minimum overall average of 65% on the 20.0 courses counted towards the BMOS HONORS SPECIALIZATION Degree. Students with advanced standing must achieve an overall average of 65% on courses completed at Western.

All students require 2.0 designated essay courses (E, F or G, at least 1.0 of which must be a senior course numbered 2000-4999) and 1.0 course from each of the Categories A, B and C.