Economics - Honours

Requirements for Major

In addition to all other requirements for a major, a minimum GPA of 3.0 is required at the end of Year 2, and maintain this minimum GPA until graduation. Students must make application for admission to the Honours program on the special form obtainable from the Registrar no later than the last day of registration at the beginning of Year 3. They must obtain the approval of the Chairperson of the Economics Department and the Dean of Sobey School of Business.

Year 1

  • CISY 1225 Introduction to Computer Applications
  • MGSC 1205 Introduction to Quantitative Methods I
  • *MGSC 1206 Introduction to Quantitative Methods II
  • MGMT 1281 Introduction to Business Management
  • *ECON 1201 Principles of Economics: Micro
  • *ECON 1202 Principles of Economics: Macro
  • ENGL 1205 Introduction to Literature
  • Six (6) credit hours in humanities electives [Classics,
    History, Philosophy (except PHIL 1200), Religious
    Studies, English, or Modern Languages]
  • Three (3) credit hours in non-Commerce electives

 

Year 2

  • *MGSC 2207 Introductory Statistics
  • ACCT 2241 Introductory Financial Accounting
  • ACCT 2242 Introductory Managerial Accounting
  • MKTG 2270 Introduction to Marketing
  • MGMT 2383 Micro Organizational Behaviour
  • MGMT 2384 Macro Organizational Behaviour
  • CMLW 2201 Legal Aspects of Business - Part I
  • COMM 2293 Communications
  • *ECON 3300 Intermediate Microeconomic Theory
  • *ECON 3301 Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory

Year 3

  • FINA 2360 Business Finance I
  • FINA 3361 Business Finance II
  • *ECON 3302 Mathematical Economics
  • *ECON 3303 Intermediate Economic Statistics
  • *ECON 4400 Advanced Microeconomic Theory
  • *ECON 4401 Advanced Macroeconomic Theory
  • MGMT 3480 Ethical Responsibilities of Organizations
  • * Three (3) credit hours in Economics electives
  • Six (6) credit hours in social science electives (Anthropology, Geography, Political Science, Sociology, or Psychology but not Economics)

Year 4

  • MGMT 4489 Strategic Management
  • *ECON 4403 Econometrics
  • *ECON 4404 Special Topics in Microeconomics
    or
    *ECON 4405 Special Topics in Macroeconomics
  • *ECON 4498 Research Seminar in Economics
  • *ECON 4499 Honours Project in Economics or
    another three (3) credit hours in an advanced economics
    course approved by the Chairperson
  • *Fifteen (15) credit hours in Economics electives

 

* For courses marked with an asterisk (*), no grade below a C is acceptable and at least forty-eight (48) credit hours must have a grade of B or higher.


Economics Department