Academic Calendar - 2018

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2018


Economics, Business, and Mathematics

Admission Requirements

Students may not apply to the BMOS HONORS SPECIALIZATIONS when they apply for admission to the University.

First-Year 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.
0.5 course from: Mathematics 1225A/B, Mathematics 1230A/B; Calculus 1000A/B.
0.5 course from: Calculus 1301A/B, Calculus 1501A/B; Mathematics 1229A/B, Mathematics 1600A/B.
1.0 course: Economics 1021A/B and Economics 1022A/B.

2.0* additional courses: in any subject numbered 1000-1999 (MOS 1033A/B is strongly recommended).

*Students requiring Mathematics 0110A/B may include this course with permission from the Department.

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 at least 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%.

Transferring to King's BMOS Programs: Students enrolled at another Affiliated University College or the Constituent University must meet the admission requirements in order to transfer into a BMOS HONORS SPECIALIZATION at King's.

Module/Program Information

12.0 senior courses:

1.0 course normally taken in second year: Business Administration 2257.
1.0 course normally taken in second year from: Economics 2220A/B and Economics 2221A/B.
0.5 course from: MOS 2181A/B, MOS 2155A/B.
1.0 course from: Economics 2222A/B and Economics 2223A/B; or Statistical Sciences 2035 with a minimum mark of 70%.
0.5 course from: MOS 2255A/B, MOS 2285A/B.
2.0 courses: MOS 3310A/B, MOS 3320A/B, MOS 3330A/B, Economics 2300A/B.
1.0 course: MOS 3367A/B, MOS 4467A/B.
0.5 course normally taken in fourth year: MOS 4410A/B.
1.0 course: Actuarial Science 2053.
0.5 course: MOS 3312A/B.
0.5 course: MOS 4310A/B.
0.5 course: MOS 4422F/G.
2.0 courses from: Economics 2260A/B, Economics 2261A/B, Economics 3320A/B, Economics 3352A/B, Economics 3370A/B, Economics 3381A/B, Economics 3386A/B; MOS 2275A/B, MOS 3331A/B, MOS 3332A/B, MOS 3360A/B, MOS 3361A/B, MOS 3362A/B, MOS 3363A/B, MOS 3370A/B, MOS 3401F/G, MOS 4471A/B (the former MOS 3371A/B), MOS Special Topics at 3000 level or above.

Students require 1.0 Category B (Arts and Humanities) if not already completed, and 2.0 designated essay courses including 1.0 numbered 2000-4999, prior to graduation.


Progression Requirements

To progress in the BMOS HONORS SPECIALIZATION, students must:

a) maintain a minimum modular average of 70%;
b) obtain minimum grades of 60% in all courses listed for the module;
c) obtain a passing grade in each elective course (students who fail a course are not permitted to progress in Honors programs); and,
d) maintain a minimum 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 with a BMOS HONORS SPECIALIZATION, students must achieve a minimum 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 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 Categories A, B and C.