Academic Calendar - 2024

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2024

Western Main Campus

Faculty of Science - Statistical and Actuarial Sciences

Admission Requirements

Completion of first-year requirements, including the following with no mark less than 60% in any of these courses: Calculus 1000A/B or Calculus 1500A/B, Calculus 1501A/B (or Calculus 1301A/B with a mark of at least 85%); Mathematics 1600A/B, Computer Science 1026A/B (with a mark of at least 65%), Computer Science 1027A/B (with a mark of at least 65%).

Recommended (but not required) first-year courses: Data Science 1000A/B and/or Statistical Sciences 1023A/B; or the former Statistical Sciences 1024A/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. If not taken in Year 1, Mathematics 1600A/B must be completed prior to the second term of Year 2.

Module/Program Information

4.0 courses:

1.0 course(s) from: Biology 2244A/B or Statistical Sciences 2244A/B, Epidemiology 2200A/B, Psychology 2811A/B and Psychology 2812A/B, the former Psychology 2810, Statistical Sciences 2035, Statistical Sciences 2141A/B, Statistical Sciences 2143A/B, Statistical Sciences 2857A/B, Statistical Sciences 2858A/B.*
2.0 courses: Data Science 3000A/B (or the former Statistical Sciences 3850F/G), Statistical Sciences 2864A/B, Statistical Sciences 3843A/B, Statistical Sciences 3859A/B or Statistical Sciences 3869A/B.
1.0 course(s) from: Biology 2290F/G, Biostatistics 3100A, Computer Science 2034A/B, Computer Science 2035A/B, Epidemiology 2200A/B, Epidemiology 3200A/B, Psychology 2801F/G, Psychology 2802F/G, Psychology 2840F/G, Psychology 2855F/G, Psychology 2856F/G, Psychology 3800F/G, Psychology 3840F/G, the former Psychology 2800E, Sociology 2206A/B, Sociology 2236A/B, or any Statistical Sciences course at the 3800 level or higher.

* If previously completed, Economics 2222A/B and MOS 2242A/B may be used towards this 1.0 course requirement. In these cases, students will be required to complete 1.5 courses from the final 1.0 course list.