Academic Calendar - 2024

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2024


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Admission Requirements

Students may not apply to the BMOS HONOURS 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: MOS 1021A/B and MOS 1023A/B or Business Administration 1220E.
0.5 course from: Mathematics 1230A/B; Calculus 1000A/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).

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 BMOS HONOURS 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 HONOURS SPECIALIZATION at King's.

Module/Program Information

10.5 senior courses:

1.0 course normally taken in second year: Business Administration 2257 or MOS 2227A/B and MOS 2228A/B.
0.5 course normally taken in second year: Economics 2220A/B, Economics 2260A/B.
0.5 course: MOS 2181A/B.
1.0 courseEconomics 2222A/B and Economics 2223A/B.
0.5 course normally taken in second year from: Actuarial Science 2052A/B, Analytics and Decision Sciences 2288F/G, MOS 2277A/B.
0.5 course normally taken in second year: Economics 2300A/B.
2.5 courses: MOS 3310A/B, MOS 3312A/B, MOS 3316A/B, MOS 3320A/B, MOS 3330A/B.
0.5 course normally taken in third year from: Economics 2221A/B, Economics 2261A/B, Economics 3352A/B, Economics 3370A/B, Economics 3378A/B, Economics 3385A/B.
2.0 courses normally taken in fourth year from: MOS 4310A/B, MOS 4311A/B, MOS 4410A/B, MOS 4467A/B.
1.5 courses from:Economics 3381A/B, Economics 3386A/B, Economics 3398F/G, Economics 4405E, MOS 3318A/B, MOS 3360A/B, MOS 3362A/B, MOS 3363A/B, MOS 4316A/B, MOS 4340A/B, MOS 4422F/G, MOS 4471A/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 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.

Graduation Requirements

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.