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Bachelor of Science Mathematics and Economics Subject Area


General Information


The subject area requirements listed on this page are part of the Bachelor of Science  offered by the Faculty of Science. Students must ensure they are familiar with and follow all University Regulations  and Faculty of Science Regulations  in addition to the program requirements outlined below.

To find a description about this area of study, please visit Our Degrees of the Faculty of Science webpage.

Subject Area Courses


Mathematics and Economics subject area courses include all courses at the 200-level or higher that satisfy specific requirements or options in the respective Honors or Major requirements, as listed below, and all courses at the 200-level or above with course designators ECON, MATH, and STAT.

Subject area courses are used in various subject area GPA calculations. Please see Faculty of Science Admission Requirements , Academic Standing , Internal Changes to Program and/or Subject Area  and Graduation  for more information.

Honors in Mathematics and Economics Requirements


Notes:


  1. CMPUT 274  and CMPUT 275  can serve as substitutes for CMPUT 174  and CMPUT 175 , respectively.
  2. Students who successfully complete MATH 117  must replace MATH 216  with 3 units selected from MATH at the 200-level or higher.
  3. Students who complete MATH 127  and MATH 227  can replace MATH 226  with 3 units selected from any 200-, 300-, and 400-level MATH course.
  4. If only one of MATH 417  and STAT 479  is taken, then 3 units of this program requirement must be at the 400-level; if neither MATH 417  nor STAT 479  are taken, then the full 6 units must be at the 400-level.
  5. With consent of the Department, students may substitute MATH 100  for MATH 117 , MATH 134 , MATH 144  or MATH 154 ; MATH 101  for MATH 118 , MATH 136 , MATH 146  or MATH 156 ; MATH 102  for MATH 125  or MATH 127 .
  6. ECON 299 , ECON 386  or ECON 387  may not be used for credit in any Honors degree offered by the Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences.
  7. 300- and 400-level ECON courses require successful completion of either the Assessment of Reading, Comprehension, and Writings in Economics or ECON 109 .

Major in Mathematics and Economics Requirements


3 units from:


3 units from:


12 units from:


  • any 200-, 300-, and 400-level ECON course

3 units from:


  • any 400-level ECON course

9 units from:


  • any 300- and 400-level course with the following course designators (with at least 6 units at the 400-level):
    • MATH
    • STAT

Notes:


  1. CMPUT 274  and CMPUT 275  can serve as substitutes for CMPUT 174  and CMPUT 175 , respectively.
  2. Students who successfully complete MATH 117  must replace MATH 216  with 3 units selected from MATH at the 200-level or higher.
  3. With consent of the Department, students may substitute MATH 100  for MATH 117 , MATH 134 , MATH 144  or MATH 154 ; MATH 101  for MATH 118 , MATH 136 , MATH 146  or MATH 156 ; MATH 102  for MATH 125  or MATH 127 .
  4. STAT 161  can be replaced by STAT 151 .
  5. 300- and 400-level ECON courses require successful completion of either the Assessment of Reading, Comprehension, and Writings in Economics or ECON 109 .