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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: 30–33 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
One of: 3–4
COMP 120 Computing for the Sciences  
COMP 150 Introduction to Programming  
COMP 152 Introduction to Structured Programming  
STAT 106 Statistics I 4
or MATH 270/STAT 270 Introduction to Probability and Statistics  
Plus: An additional 200-level MATH course (excluding MATH 205) 3–4
Plus: An additional MATH course numbered 200 or higher (excluding MATH 205) 3–4

Upper-level requirements: 15 credits

Course Title Credits
  Nine credits of upper-level MATH 9
  Six credits of upper-level MATH or STAT (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 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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