Academic Calendar - 2018

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2018


Management and Organizational Studies - Faculty of Arts and Social Science

Admission Requirements

Students may not apply directly to a BMOS SPECIALIZATION when they apply for admission to the University.

After first, second, or third year, students applying for a BMOS SPECIALIZATION must have:

a) achieved an average of at least 70% on the last 5.0 courses;
b) obtained a passing grade for each course required for admission to the module, and a passing grade in each elective course;
c) a minimum cumulative average of 65%.

5.0 first-year courses:

1.0 course: Business Administration 1220E.
1.0 course: Economics 1021A/B, Economics 1022A/B.
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 from: Centre for Global Studies 1023F/G; Philosophy 1230A/B, Philosophy 1250F/G, Philosophy 1370A/B; Political Science 1020E; Sociology 1020, Sociology 1021E.
1.0 course: designated essay course numbered 1000-1999E or F/G.

Module/Program Information

10.5 senior courses:

1.0 course normally taken in second year: Business Administration 2257.
0.5 course normally taken in second year: MOS 2242A/B.
1.0 course normally taken in second year: MOS 2155A/B, MOS 2181A/B.
2.5 courses normally taken in third year from: MOS 3310A/B, MOS 3320A/B, MOS 3330A/B, MOS 3362A/B, MOS 3370A/B, MOS 3385A/B.
0.5 course normally taken in fourth year: MOS 4410A/B or MOS 4488A/B.
0.5 course: MOS 3353F/G.
0.5 course: Philosophy 2074F/G.
0.5 course from: Philosophy 2700F/G, Philosophy 2801F/G, Philosophy 2812F/G.
1.0 course from: MOS 2275A/B; Philosophy 2821F/G, Philosophy 2822F/G.
1.5 courses from: Centre for Global Studies 2002F/G, Centre for Global Studies 2004F/G; Economics 2124A/B, Economics 2125A/B; Political Science 2246E, Political Science 2257, Political Science 2284F/G; Religious Studies 3460A/B.
1.0 course: designated essay course numbered 2000 or above.


Progression Requirements

To remain in a BMOS SPECIALIZATION, students must have maintained a minimum cumulative average of 65%. In order to be readmitted to the BMOS Specialization, students must complete 5.0 additional courses in another discipline, achieve a minimum average of 70% in their last 5.0 courses, and have a minimum cumulative average of 65%.

Graduation Requirements

To graduate with a BMOS SPECIALIZATION degree, students must have achieved a minimum cumulative modular average of 65% on the 20.0 courses counted towards a BMOS SPECIALIZATION degree. Students with advanced standing must have achieved an overall average of 65% on courses completed at this University.

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.