Academic Calendar Fall 2018

Mathematics and Statistics

Mathematics minor (for BSc students)

This section specifies the mathematics minor discipline requirements only. Students need to combine these minor requirements with another science minor or major other than the Mathematics major or Mathematics minor (Statistics option). Please refer to the Bachelor of Science section for information on additional requirements.

Lower-level requirements: 27-32 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 265 Transition to Advanced Mathematics 3
COMP 120 Computing for the Sciences 3-4
or COMP 150 Introduction to Programming  
or COMP 152 Introduction to Structured Programming  
STAT 106 Statistics I 4
or MATH 270/STAT 270 Introduction to Probability and Statistics  
MATH One additional 200-level MATH course (excluding
MATH 205), and one additional MATH course numbered 200 or higher (excluding MATH 205)

Upper-level requirements: 15 credits

Course Title Credits
MATH 300- or 400-level MATH courses 9
MATH or STAT 300- or 400-level MATH or STAT courses (see Note) 6

Note 1: Students may use MATH 381/PHYS 381 as part of the upper-level credits in both the Mathematics minor and a Physics major or minor. A maximum of two upper-level courses (maximum 8 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.

Course listings

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

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