Students may not apply directly to a BMOS HONOURS SPECIALIZATION 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.
4.0 first-year courses taken in Fall/Winter term:
Students must have an average of at least 73% on, and no grade less than 60% in, the following:
1.0 course: Business Administration 1220E.
1.0 course: Economics 1021A/B and Economics 1022A/B.
0.5 course from: MOS 1033A/B or Computer Science 1032A/B.
1.0 course from: Mathematics 1225A/B, Mathematics 1228A/B, Mathematics 1229A/B, Mathematics 1600A/B, Calculus 1000A/B, Calculus 1301A/B, Calculus 1501A/B.
0.5 course from: courses numbered 1000-1999.
Note: a full course load is 5.0 courses; the program recommends taking 1.0 elective course/s that could serve as prerequisites to senior level courses in future years.
After second year, students applying for a BMOS HONOURS SPECIALIZATION must have:
a) achieved an average of at least 73% on the last 4.0 courses in Fall/Winter term;
b) achieved an average of at least 73% on the 3.0 principal courses required for
c) achieved a cumulative modular average of 70%;
d) obtained a minimum grade of 60% in each course required for the module;
e) obtained a passing grade in each elective course;
f) a minimum cumulative average of 65%.
2.5 courses normally taken in second year:
3.0 courses from the Business Intelligence requirements group
These courses are taken in third or fourth year.
2.0 courses from the Long-term Strategic Success group, normally taken in third or fourth year
1.0 courses that contribute to education in the areas of programming, data searching, data analysis and data interpretation
1.0 courses from: Analytics and Decision Sciences 2298A/B, Computer Science 2035A/B, Computer Science 2120A/B, Data Science 2100A, Digital Communication 2309A/B, Digital Communication 3203F/G, Digital Communication 3204A/B, Digital Communication 3209F/G.
1.5 courses from the Interdisciplinary Perspectives group (some courses may require a prerequisite or department permission or have antirequisites in advance of
1.5 courses from: Arabic 2050A/B, Arabic 2250, Centre for Global Studies 2002F/G, Centre for Global Studies 2003F/G, Centre for Global Studies 2004F/G, Centre for Global Studies 3516F/G, Centre for Global Studies 3525F/G, Chinese 2250, Chinese 2252A/B, Economics 2120A/B, Economics 2124A/B, Economics 2125A/B, Economics 2154A/B, French 2901A/B, French 2902F/G, French 2301A/B, Geography 2220A/B, Geography 2132A/B, German 2220A/B, GLE 2003F/G, Italian 2220A/B, Japanese 2250, Japanese 2251A/B, Korean 2200, MOS 2255F/G, MOS 2265F/G, MOS 3250A/B, MOS 4486A/B, Philosophy 2074F/G, Philosophy 2253A/B, Psychology 2050, Psychology 3722F/G, Spanish 2200.
To remain in a BMOS HONOURS SPECIALIZATION, students must have:
a) maintained a minimum modular average of 70%;
b) obtained a minimum grade of 60% in each course required for the module;
c) obtained a passing grade in each elective course;
d) 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 degree, students must have achieved a minimum modular average of 70% with a minimum mark of 60% in each course, obtained a passing grade in each elective course, and maintained a minimum cumulative average of 65% on the 20.0 courses counted
towards a BMOS HONOURS SPECIALIZATION degree. Students with advanced standing must have achieved an overall average of 65% on courses completed at
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 the Categories A, B and C.