Academic Calendar - 2021

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2021

Western Main Campus

Major MAJOR IN FINANCIAL MODELLING
Faculty of Science - Statistical and Actuarial Sciences



Admission Requirements


Completion of first-year requirements, including the following:
 
(Calculus 1000A/B, Calculus 1500A/B or the former Calculus 1100A/B) and (Calculus 1501A/B or (Calculus 1301A/B with a mark of at least 85%)), plus 2.0 other principal courses with no mark less than 60% in any of the 3.0 principal courses.
 
Mathematics 1600A/B with a minimum mark of 60%. If not taken in Year 1, it must be completed prior to the second term of Year 2.
 
Recommended (but not required) first year courses: Economics 1021A/B and Economics 1022A/B, Philosophy 1200, Computer Science 1026A/B.
 
Note: Numerical and Mathematical Methods 1412A/B and Numerical and Mathematical Methods 1414A/B; or the former Applied Mathematics 1412A/B and the former Applied Mathematics 1414A/B or the former Applied Mathematics 1413 may be substituted for the 1.0 Calculus course requirement. Numerical and Mathematical Methods 1411A/B or the former Applied Mathematics 1411A/B may be substituted for Mathematics 1600A/B.

Module/Program Information


Module
6.0 courses:


0.5 courses: Actuarial Science 2553A/B.
1.5 courses: Calculus 2402A/B, Applied Mathematics 2814F/G, Applied Mathematics 3815A/B, or the former Applied Mathematics 2813B.
1.5 courses: Financial Modelling 2555A/B (or the former Actuarial Science 2555A/B), Financial Modelling 2557A/B (or the former Actuarial Science 2557A/B), Financial Modelling 3817A/B (or the former Applied Mathematics 3817A/B).
2.0 courses: Statistical Sciences 2503A/B (or the former Applied Mathematics 2503A/B), Statistical Sciences 2857A/B, Statistical Sciences 2858A/B, Statistical Sciences 3657A/B.
0.5 course from: Financial Modelling 3613A/B (or the former Applied Mathematics 3613B), Financial Modelling 3520A/B (or the former Statistical Sciences 3520A/B).

Calculus 2402A/B may be replaced by either (Calculus 2502A/B and Calculus 2503A/B) or (Calculus 2502A/B and Mathematics 2123A/B).  When such a replacement occurs, the module will include 6.5 courses.