Major in Economics

Graduation Requirements:

In addition to the program requirements listed below, students must also satisfy the Bachelor of Arts degree requirements, including regulations on first year and subject maximum and breadth requirements. Please refer to the Degree Requirement section for further information.

Program Requirements:

Students will need to achieve a minimum 60% average in the 36 credits presented for the Major in Economics.

Students must complete ECON 1006 and ECON 1007 with a minimum grade of 60% in each.

Students must complete a minimum of 36 credits in Economics as follows:
ECON 1006 Introduction to Microeconomics 3 cr.
ECON 1007 Introduction to Macroeconomics 3 cr.
ECON 1127 Introduction to Mathematics for Economists 3 cr.
ECON 2006 Intermediate Microeconomic Theory 3 cr.
ECON 2016 Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory 3 cr.
ECON 2126 Elementary Statistical Methods for Economists 3 cr.
ECON Upper level   18 cr.

Breadth Requirements and Electives:

ACAD 1601   3 cr.
Humanities   3 cr.
Science   6 cr.


Students may complete an Honours BA double major if they obtain an overall average of 70% in each Major, and complete an additional three credits (minimum) at the 4000 level in each Major. Please refer to the Degree Requirement section for further information.

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