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MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
PROGRAMS
General Mathematics
Honours Mathematics
Honours Mathematics and Statistics
Honours Mathematics and Computer Science
Honours Mathematics with Finance Concentration
Honours Actuarial Science (Commencing Fall 2021)
Combined Honours Mathematics Programs
Certificate in Statistical Consulting
Minor in Mathematics
Minor in Statistics
Major and Minor Concentrations  Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Arts and Science (IAS)  Mathematics and Statistics
MATHEMATICS AND EDUCATION CONCURRENT PROGRAMS
Concurrent Bachelor of Mathematics (General)/Bachelor of Education
MATHEMATICS AND BUSINESS COMBINED PROGRAMS
Bachelor of Commerce (Honours Business Administration and Mathematics) (with/without thesis)
Bachelor of Commerce (Honours Business Administration and Mathematics) with Specialization in Supply Chain and Business Analytics (with/without Thesis)
Bachelor of Commerce (Honours Business Administration and Mathematics) with Specialization in Finance (with/without thesis)
Additional Information: Mathematics and Statistics Program Regulations and Suggested Courses For Specializations
Additional Information: GENERAL UNDERGRADUATE REGULATIONS
COURSES
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
General Mathematics
Degree Requirements
Total courses: thirty.
(a) MATH1020, MATH1250 or MATH1260, MATH1720 or MATH1760, MATH1730, MATH2780, MATH2790, MATH3590, STAT2920 and STAT2950; plus four other MATH or STAT courses at the 2XXX level or above.
(b) COMP1400 and COMP1410;
(c) four courses from the Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences;
(d) three courses from any area of study, including Mathematics and Statistics;
(e) eight courses from any area of study, excluding Mathematics and Statistics.
Courses used to calculate the major average are: courses listed under requirement (a), and any courses taken in the major area(s) of study.
Honours Mathematics
Degree Requirements
Total courses: forty.
(a) MATH1020, MATH1250 or MATH1260, MATH1720 or MATH1760, MATH1730, MATH2250, MATH2251, MATH2780, MATH2790, MATH3200, MATH3580, MATH3581, MATH3590, STAT2920, STAT2950; plus eight more MATH or STAT courses at the 3XXX level or above.
(b) COMP1400 and COMP1410;
(c) four courses from Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences;
(d) twelve courses from any area of study.
Courses used to calculate the major average are: courses listed under requirement (a), and any courses taken in the major area(s) of study.
Honours Mathematics and Statistics
Degree Requirements
Total courses: forty.
(a) MATH1020, MATH1250 or MATH1260, MATH1720 or MATH1760, MATH1730, MATH2250, MATH2251, MATH2780, MATH2790, MATH3200, MATH3580, MATH3581, MATH3590, STAT2920, STAT2950, STAT3920, STAT3950; plus two additional Statistics courses (STAT) at the 3XXXlevel or above; plus eight more MATH or STAT courses at the 3XXX level or above.
(b) COMP1400 and COMP1410;
(c) four courses from Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences;
(d) eight courses from any area of study.
Courses used to calculate the major average are: courses listed under requirement (a), and any courses taken in the major area(s) of study.
Honours Mathematics and Computer Science
Degree Requirements
Total courses: forty.
(a) Mathematics and Statistics: MATH1020, MATH1250 or MATH1260, MATH1720 or MATH1760, MATH1730, MATH2250, MATH2251, MATH2780, MATH2790, MATH3200, MATH3580, MATH3581, MATH3590, STAT2920, STAT2950; plus two MATH or STAT courses numbered 3XXX or higher.
(b) Computer Science:COMP1000, COMP1400, COMP1410, COMP2120, COMP2140, COMP2310, COMP2540, COMP2560, COMP2650, and COMP3150; plus three additional COMP courses at the 3XXX level or above.
(c) four Mathematics, Statistics, or Computer Science courses at the 2000 level or above, excluding COMP2057, COMP2067, COMP2077, COMP3057 and STAT2910.
(d) seven courses from any area of study.
Courses used to calculate the major average are: courses listed under requirements (a) to (c), and any courses taken in the major area(s) of study.
Honours Mathematics with Finance Concentration
Degree requirements
Total courses: Forty
(a) MATH1020, MATH1250 or MATH1260, MATH1720 or MATH1760, MATH1730, MATH2250, MATH2251, MATH2780, MATH2790, MATH3580, MATH3581, MATH3590, MATH4960, STAT2920, STAT2950, STAT3920, STAT3950, STAT3960, ACCT1510, ACCT2510, FINA2700, FINA2710, FINA3710, FINA3720, FINA3790, FINA4720, FINA4770
(b) ECON1100, ECON1110, ECON3130, ECON4140, COMP1400, COMP1410, COMP2120, PHIL2240
(c) Six courses from any area of study excluding Business and Mathematics and Statistics.
Courses used to calculate the major average are: courses listed under requirement (a), and any courses taken in the major area(s) of study.
Honours Actuarial Science
Degree requirements:
Total courses: 40
(a) MATH1020 Mathematical Foundations, MATH1250 Linear Algebra I, MATH1720 Differential Calculus, MATH1730 Integral Calculus, MATH2250 Linear Algebra II, MATH2251 Linear Algebra III, MATH2780 Vector Calculus, MATH2790 Differential Equations, MATH3200 Abstract Algebra, MATH3580 Introduction to Analysis I, MATH3581 Introduction to Analysis II, MATH3590 Complex Variables, MATH3960 Linear Optimization, MATH3980 Theory of Interest, MATH4980 Life Contingencies I, MATH4981 Life Contingencies II, STAT2920 Introduction to Probability, STAT2950 Introduction to Statistics, STAT3920 Probability, STAT3950 Statistics, STAT3960 Stochastic Operations Research, STAT4550 Regression Analysis, ACSC4030 Derivative Markets I, three courses from MATH or STAT at the third year level or higher.
(b) COMP1400 Introduction to Algorithms and Programming I, COMP1410 Introduction to Algorithms and Programming II, ECON1100 Introduction to Economics I, ECON1110 Introduction to Economics II, ACCT1510 Principles of Financial Accounting, FINA2700 Business Finance I
(c) Two courses from the Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
(d) Six courses from any area of study
Courses used to calculate the major average are all courses taken with the MATH, STAT, or ACSC prefix.
Combined Honours Mathematics Programs
Degree Requirements
Honours programs combining Mathematics with a second Honours area of study (other than Computer Science) will consist of:
Total courses: forty.
(a) Mathematics and Statistics: MATH1020, MATH1250 or MATH1260, MATH1720 or MATH1760, MATH1730, MATH2250, MATH2251, MATH2780, MATH2790, MATH3200, MATH3580, MATH3581, MATH3590, STAT2920, STAT2950; plus two additional MATH or STAT courses at the 3XXX level or above.
(b) Course requirementsOther Subject: courses used to calculate the major average in the other subject area, as prescribed by that area of study.
(c) COMP1400 and COMP1410;
(d) any additional courses as determined by the second area of study;
(e) additional courses, if necessary, from any area of study to a total of forty courses.
Courses used to calculate the major average are: courses listed under requirements (a) and (b), and any courses taken in the major area(s) of study.
Certificate in Statistical Consulting
Open only to students currently enrolled in a degree program, are in good academic standing in their program, and meet the admission requirements for a program in Mathematics and Statistics.
Total courses: 9
(a) SCIE1000
(b) MATH1730, MATH2250, STAT2950, STAT4980, STAT4981, STAT4460, STAT 4550,
(c) STAT4600
The necessary suite of prerequisite courses outside of the certificate are MATH1020, 1720, 1250 AND 1730 and STAT2920.
Minor in Mathematics
A minor in Mathematics can be obtained upon completion of six courses from the following list, with a minimum grade of 60% in each course: MATH1020, MATH1250 or MATH1260 or MATH1270, MATH1720 or MATH1760, MATH1730, MATH2250, MATH2251, MATH2780, MATH2790, MATH3XXX, MATH4XXX, STAT2910 or STAT2920.
Minor in Statistics
A minor in Statistics can be obtained upon completion of six courses from the following list, with a minimum of 60% in each course: (a) MATH1250 or MATH1260 or MATH1270, MATH1720 or MATH1760, MATH1730 and (b) three courses from STAT2920, STAT2950, STAT3XXX, STAT4XXX.
Major and Minor Concentrations  Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Arts and Science (IAS)  Mathematics and Statistics
Major Concentration: MATH1020, MATH1250, MATH2250, MATH2251, MATH2780, MATH2790, STAT2920, STAT2950; four of MATH3160, MATH3200, MATH3270, MATH3580, MATH3581, MATH3590, STAT3960. (additional requirements: MATH1720, MATH1730.)
Minor Concentration: MATH1020, MATH1250, MATH2780, MATH2790, MATH3590, STAT2920. (additional requirements: MATH1720, MATH1730.)
PROGRAM REGULATIONS
All programs in Mathematics are subject to the general University and Faculty of Science regulations as outlined in the relevant sections of this calendar. Additionally, Mathematics majors must obtain a 60% or better in each Mathematics or Statistics course which is explicitly required in their program of registration. Students registered in the combined Mathematics and Computer Science Honours program also must obtain at least 60% in all required Computer Science courses.
SUGGESTED COURSES FOR MATHEMATICS SPECIALIZATION'S
Pure Mathematics: COMP2310, MATH3270, MATH4220, MATH4230, MATH4580
Statistics: COMP2310, STAT3920, STAT3950, and MATH4580.
Applied Mathematics: COMP2310, MATH3550, MATH3960, PHYS1400, PHYS1410, PHYS1500, PHYS2200, PHYS2500, PHYS3500, PHYS4200, PHYS4100, and STAT3960.
Actuarial: MATH3960, MATH3980, MATH4980, MATH4981, STAT3920, STAT3950, STAT3960, STAT4980, STAT4981, ACCT1510, ACCT2550, FINA2710, and FINA4740.
