X. Degree Programs

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)

Business Economics (BECN)

Department of Economics and Finance, College of Business and Economics

Interdisciplinary study in Business Economics is offered as a minor in the honours program. Students in this program will be counselled by the Department of Economics and Finance. It is possible for students to pursue a more intensive program in the area of business and economics; see the heading Economics (ECON) or Mathematical Economics (MAEC) in the B.A. degree and the heading Management Economics (MEF) in the B.Comm. degree.

Minor (Honours Program)

A minimum of 5.00 credits is required, including:
ACCT*1220 [0.50] Introductory Financial Accounting
ACCT*2230 [0.50] Management Accounting
ECON*1050 [0.50] Introductory Microeconomics *
ECON*1100 [0.50] Introductory Macroeconomics
ECON*2310 [0.50] Intermediate Microeconomics
ECON*2410 [0.50] Intermediate Macroeconomics
ECON*2560 [0.50] Theory of Finance
One of:
IPS*1500 [1.00] Integrated Mathematics and Physics I
MATH*1030 [0.50] Business Mathematics
MATH*1080 [0.50] Elements of Calculus I
MATH*1200 [0.50] Calculus I
One of:
ECON*2740 [0.50] Economic Statistics
PSYC*1010 [0.50] Making Sense of Data in Psychological Research
SOAN*2120 [0.50] Introductory Methods
STAT*2040 [0.50] Statistics I
STAT*2060 [0.50] Statistics for Business Decisions
STAT*2080 [0.50] Introductory Applied Statistics I
STAT*2120 [0.50] Probability and Statistics for Engineers
One of:
ECON*3660 [0.50] Economics of Equity Markets
ECON*4400 [0.50] Economics of Organizations and Corporate Governance
ENGG*3240 [0.50] Engineering Economics
FARE*3310 [0.50] Operations Management
HROB*2090 [0.50] Individuals and Groups in Organizations
MCS*1000 [0.50] Introductory Marketing
MCS*3040 [0.50] Business and Consumer Law
MGMT*3320 [0.50] Financial Management

* FARE*1040 and FARE*1400 may replace this course if it is required for the major.

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Guelph, Ontario, N1G 2W1