Management, Economics, and Mathematics, School of

Enrolment in the Honours Specialization in Accounting is limited. Meeting of minimum requirements does not guarantee admission.

Students may **not** apply to the MOS Honours Specialization in Accounting when they apply for admission to the University.*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% and no grade less than 60% in the 3.0 principal courses.**First-Year Requirements**

5.0 first-year courses, including

**3.0 principal courses**:

**1.0 course**: MOS 1021A/B and MOS 1023A/B or Business Administration 1220E.**0.5 course** from: Calculus 1000A/B, Mathematics 1230A/B.**0.5 course** from: Mathematics 1229A/B, Mathematics 1600A/B, Calculus 1301A/B, Calculus 1501A/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 to fulfill CPA requirements).

If a student is required to take Mathematics 0110A/B IN ADDITION TO the 1.0 required first-year mathematics courses listed above it will count toward the 20.0 required courses for the student’s degree at King’s University College as needed. Mathematics 0110A/B is NOT a substitute for the other 1.0 required first-year mathematics courses.

*After second year*, students applying for a MOS Honours Specialization in Accounting 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 (as noted above) 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%.

**Note**: Students admitted to the University without the Mathematics prerequisites for the first-year Mathematics courses for this program must fulfill the Mathematics prerequisite requirements before attempting these courses.

**Module**

10.5 courses:**1.0 course** normally taken in second year: Business Administration 2257 or MOS 2227A/B and MOS 2228A/B.**0.5 course**: Economics 2222A/B.**0.5 course **from:** **Analytics and Decision Sciences 2036A/B, Economics 2223A/B.**0.5 course**:** **MOS 2181A/B.**0.5 course**: MOS 2275A/B.**1.5 courses**: MOS 3310A/B, MOS 3320A/B, MOS 3330A/B.**0.5 course**: MOS 4410A/B.**2.0 courses **normally taken in year 3: MOS 3360A/B, MOS 3361A/B, MOS 3367A/B, MOS 3370A/B.**3.5 courses **normally taken in year 4: MOS 3362A/B*, MOS 3363A/B, MOS 4422F/G, MOS 4462A/B*, MOS 4465A/B, MOS 4467A/B, MOS 4471A/B (or the former MOS 3371A/B).

**Note:** *should be taken in the same year

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.

To progress in the BMOS HONOURS 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 Honours 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.

To graduate with a BMOS HONOURS 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 HONOURS 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.