Academic Calendar

Economics Major

Total credits required for major – 42 to 60 credits with a minimum of 36 senior-level credits.

A minimum of six credits must be completed at the 400-level; ECON 401 and ECON 497 do not satisfy this requirement.

STAT 151 or STAT 161 are required for this major. Students with credit for MATH 114 are not required to complete ECON 289.

Course ID Course Name Credits
Specific Major Requirements
ECON 101Introduction to Microeconomics3
ECON 102Introduction to Macroeconomics3
ECON 281Intermediate Microeconomics3
ECON 282Intermediate Macroeconomics3
ECON 289Introduction to Mathematical Economics3
ECON 299Quantitative Methods in Economics3
ECON 399Introductory Econometrics3
ECON 497Economic Analysis: A Capstone Seminar3
Select 6 credits from the following:6
Economics at Work: Reasoning and Writing in Economics
Contemporary Canadian Economic Issues
Microeconomic Theory
Macroeconomic Theory
General Major Requirements
Select 12 to 30 credits from senior-level ECON12-30
Total Credits42-60