Major in Economics

Since course schedules vary from year to year, courses may not be offered at the suggested term. You may adjust your course sequence accordingly.

Suggested course sequence
4 years / 120 course units

Year Fall Winter
1st year
(30 course units)
  • ENG 1100 (compulsory course)
  • ECO 1104 (compulsory course)
  • 3 course units from: MAT 1300 or MAT 1308
  • 6 elective course units
  • 3 course units from: ENG 1120 or ENG 1121 (compulsory course)
  • ECO 1102 (compulsory course)
  • MAT 1302 (compulsory course)
  • 6 elective course units
2nd year
(30 course units)
  • ECO 2142 (compulsory course)
  • ECO 2144 (compulsory course)
  • 9 elective course units
  • ECO 2143 (compulsory course)
  • ECO 2145 (compulsory course)
  • 9 elective course units
3rd year
(30 course units)
  • ECO 3150 (compulsory course) - Must be completed in 2nd year by students registered in the coop option.
  • 3 optional ECO course units at the 3000- or 4000-level
  • 9 elective course units
  • ECO 3151 (compulsory course) - Must be completed in 2nd year by students registered in the coop option.
  • 3 optional ECO course units at the 3000- or 4000-level
  • 9 elective course units
4th year
(30 course units)
  • 3 optional ECO course units at the 4000-level
  • 12 elective course units
  • 3 optional ECO course units at the 4000-level
  • 12 elective course units

Notes

The addition of a minor or a 2nd major is required during the fall session of the 2nd year.

  1. Students who intend to pursue graduate studies in economics should select MAT 1300 or the sequence MAT 1320 and MAT 1325 (this last course can be replaced by MAT 1322).
  2. ECO 3145, ECO 3152 and ECO 3153 are strongly recommended for students intending to pursue a Master’s in Economics.

 

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