Academic Calendar 2023/24

Mathematics and Statistics

Mathematics extended minor

This section specifies the mathematics extended minor discipline requirements only. Information on additional Bachelor of Arts requirements begins in this section and includes the requirements for declaring an extended minor. Please check the Bachelor of Arts residency section of the calendar for how many upper-level credits must be completed at UFV in order to graduate with this program.

Note: Students pursuing a Mathematics extended minor may not also declare a Mathematics major, a Mathematics minor, or a Mathematics minor (Statistics option).

Lower-level requirements: 27–28 credits

Course Title Credits
MATH 111 Calculus I 4
MATH 112 Calculus II 4
or MATH 118 Calculus II for Life Sciences
MATH 211 Calculus III 3
MATH 221 Linear Algebra 3
MATH 225 Topics in Discrete Mathematics 3
or MATH 255/ENGR 255 Ordinary Differential Equations  
MATH 265 Transition to Advanced Mathematics 3
MATH 270/ STAT 270 Introduction to Probability and Statistics 4
One of: 3–4
COMP 120 Computing for the Sciences  
COMP 150 Introduction to Programming  
COMP 152 Introduction to Structured Programming  

Upper-level requirements: 15 credits

Course Title Credits
  Nine credits of upper-level MATH courses 9
  Six credits of upper-level MATH or STAT courses (see Notes) 6

Note 1: Students may use MATH 381/PHYS 381 as part of the upper-level credits in both the Mathematics extended minor and a Physics major or minor. A maximum of two upper-level courses (maximum eight credits) may be shared between two degree options.

Note 2: Students who intend to enter UFV’s Bachelor of Education with a secondary school option should be aware that 18 credits of mathematics courses at the 300 or 400 level are necessary in order to have mathematics as a teachable minor.

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For complete details on courses see the MATH or STAT course descriptions section.

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