Academic Calendar - 2024

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2024

Western Main Campus

Faculty of Social Science - Economics

Admission Requirements

Completion of first-year requirements, including Economics 1021A/B and Economics 1022A/B, or Economics 2001A/B, with no mark less than 60%. Students who fail to meet the 60% in any of these courses may take a Minor if they have a grade of at least 60% in each of Economics 2150A/B and Economics 2152A/B.

Students should note the mathematics prerequisites for some of the courses required in the module:

Economics 2150A/B and Economics 2152A/B require MCV4U or Mathematics 0110A/B for registration.

Module/Program Information

4.0 courses:

1.0 courses: Economics 2150A/B (or Economics 2260A/B*) and Economics 2152A/B (or Economics 2220A/B*). 
3.0 additional courses in Economics at the 2100 level, or 2200-3000 level.

*Note: to take courses at the 2200-3000 level students must also have completed Calculus 1000A/B or Calculus 1500A/B with a mark of at least 60%.

Modular courses must be taken at main campus. Students who wish to take modular courses at an affiliate college must request permission from the Department of Economics. Students who have taken Statistical Sciences 3859A/B starting from the fall term of 2019 and onwards can substitute that course for Economics 2123A/B or Economics 2223A/B towards the modular requirements (exception: if the statistics course is being used in another module, no credit overlap is allowed).