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BSc in Electrical Engineering Co-op

Engineering Disciplines

To find descriptions of the various disciplines of Engineering, visit Explore our Programs on the Faculty of Engineering website.

Program Requirements

Year 1

Requirements for Year 1 can be found in BSc in Engineering - Qualifying Year .

Information regarding admission to a specialized program from the Qualifying Year Program can be found in Faculty of Engineering Regulations .

Year 2

Year 3

Year 4

Year 5

Fall Term 7

Winter Term 8


See Program and Technical Electives below for restrictions on the nine program electives.

Complementary Studies and Impact of Technology on Society (ITS) Electives

See Complementary Studies and Impact of Technology on Society (ITS) Electives  for a list of approved electives.

Program and Technical Electives

Group I (Interdisciplinary) Electives

Group II Electives


Other courses, including 500-level graduate ECE courses, may be taken with Departmental approval.

Total lab hours per week in the Group II Electives must be a minimum of 4.5 hours. The Lab hours in a graduate course may not count towards the minimum 4.5 hours/week.

Recommendations regarding selection of program electives in various areas of study in electrical engineering are available from the Department.