Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2005/2006
Canadian Excellence

Honours BA Economics

The program consists of 20.0 credits (or equivalent). A minimum of 10.0 and a maximum of 14.0 credits are in Economics. Of these a minimum of 3.5 and a maximum of 7.5 (or equivalent) are Economics electives. Refer to the chart for program requirements.

Honours BA Economics (Regular and Co-op)

Honours BA Economics
Year of Program Required Economics Courses Required Non-Economics Courses Electives Academic Regulations
Year 1 EC120
EC140
MA130 or MA103 3.5 elective credits. MA141 may not count for credit towards any Honours BA Economics program. Progression into Year 2 requires a GPA of 6.00 in EC120 and EC140 and an overall GPA of 4.00.
Year 2 EC270
EC285
EC290
EC295
MA122 1.0 EC elective credit
1.5 elective credits.
Progression into Year 3 requires a cumulative GPA of 7.00 in Economics courses and a cumulative overall GPA of 6.00.
Year 3 EC355
EC370
EC381
EC390
None 1.0 EC elective credit;
2.0 elective credits
Progression into Year 4 requires a cumulative GPA of 7.00 in Economics courses and a cumulative overall GPA of 6.00.
Year 4 EC450
EC470
EC481
None 1.5 EC elective credits.
2.0 elective credits.
A cumulative GPA of 7.00 in Economics courses and a cumulative overall GPA of 6.00 is required for graduation.